Middle and Upper School Visual Art Teacher
  • Arts
  • Middle School
  • Teacher
  • Upper School

Bancroft School, Worcester, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Bancroft School is a community of students, faculty, administrators, and parents working together to create an atmosphere of engaged learning. The Bancroft experience empowers both our students and our employees to develop connections and embrace their unique talents to emerge as leaders, humanitarians, and globally engaged citizens. A PreK – Grade 12 independent day school located in Worcester, Massachusetts, we are committed to cultivating a community that embraces differences and welcomes candidates who will add to the racial and cultural diversity of our community.

Bancroft School seeks an experienced, talented teacher who is looking to work in a school where passion and innovation are encouraged and supported. Bancroft School seeks a dedicated and dynamic educator to teach 6th – 8th grade art with 9th -12th Courses in Ceramics or other area of visual art expertise.  

Essential responsibilities

  • Create curriculum and implement Middle School Art Curriculum
  • Participate in all aspects of Middle School life and community
  • Integrate curriculum with classroom and other specialists that enriches each other’s discipline by adding a tactile element and avenue for individual expression
  • Teaching, committee work, and other assigned duties
  • Coordinate art displays, shows and field trips to local Art museums

Essential skills and experience

  • A master’s degree in art or education is strongly desired
  • A minimum of 3-5 years teaching experience is preferred
  • Commitment to inquiry-based learning and thoughtful curriculum design
  • A knowledge of pedagogy, specifically art instruction and creative expression
  • Ability to differentiate, teach a variety of learners, and understand adolescent development
  • Fosters the growth of fine motor skills, art vocabulary, art history, and contemporary practice
  • Comfortable working in painting, printmaking, ceramics, drawing, sculpture, and more
  • Commitment to integrating 21st century skills
  • Organized, detail oriented, and ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills- verbal and written

Essential attitudes and aptitudes

  • A continued interest in your art practice and professional growth
  • Compassionate and student-centered educator who fosters mutual respect.
  • A collaborative spirit to work closely with colleagues, administration, and families.
  • A commitment to creative a diverse and inclusive global curriculum and classroom

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to employment@bancroftschool.org.

 

  • visual arts