Elementary Visual Arts Teacher, One-Year Position
Date Posted: July 2018 Starting
Date: August 22, 2018
Reporting to: Lower
about this position should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- (Please, no phone calls/e-mails to Head’s office and/or HR.)
BB&N is seeking full-time, one year visual arts teacher
for elementary aged children.
The visual arts teacher should
- An understanding of how to use the visual arts to
expand on the thoughts and ideas of the students.
- A working knowledge of interdisciplinary
curriculum and how it can be used as a vehicle for students to engage in
deep investigations around meaningful content.
- Be knowledgeable about diversity, equity, and
inclusion practices and the impact it has on the curriculum and the
Responsibilities include, but are
not limited to, teaching visual arts to elementary aged children, collaborating
with other specialists and homeroom teachers, curriculum development,
leading/co-leading a group during Affinity Lunch, report writing and
conferencing with families, ordering materials, and budget management, and
attending Back to School Nights.
ideal candidate should have a minimum of three years teaching experience at the
elementary level, an understanding of cognitive and social development for
children at this age, and a strong knowledge of different mediums of materials
which include the use of woodworking and knowing how to use the machinery that
accompanies creating with wood. In addition, candidates should be
well-versed in interdisciplinary curriculum, project work, and anti-bias
curriculum. A Master’s degree in elementary education is preferred.
addition, the candidate should demonstrate:
Joy working with
Commitment to working
in and fostering an inclusive community
Warmth and a sense of
Ability to collaborate
Ability to communicate
effectively with students and parents
High standards of
How To Apply:
Please visit the employment
opportunities page atwww.bbns.org or clickhttps://www.bbns.org/about/employment-opportunities to complete your online application. Please upload
your Cover Letter, Resume, Personal Statement and/or Teaching Philosophy and
Reference List as a single combined
Word Document where it says ATTACH A RESUME (last section of the
application). Documents submitted in PDF format are not accepted.
Buckingham Browne & Nichols School does not discriminate on the basis
of race, color, religion, creed, age, gender, national origin or ancestry,
veteran status, sexual orientation, or any non-job related physical or mental
disability. We welcome candidates who will increase our diversity; we encourage candidates of color to
August 21, 2018
Based on Experience
About this Organization:
BB&N, a coeducational day school in Cambridge, MA, was established in 1974 by the merger of two independent schools, the Buckingham School and the Browne & Nichols School, founded respectively in 1889 and 1883. Located on three separate campuses, we work as one School in pursuit of excellence. We celebrate the diversity of our community, which enriches our daily experience. At BB&N we foster intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a deep concern and respect for others.