Montserrat College of Art

23 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Date Posted:
November 27, 2018

Eastern Massachusetts



Adjunct Instructor-Teaching Students with Disabilities


Title - Adjunct Instructor

Start Date- Spring Semester, 2019

Department – Art Education

Teaching Students with Disabilities (3 credits)

Thursday 6:30pm-9:10pm, Additional Online Component

Position Description

This course will introduce the historical, legal, and social aspects of special needs education in the United States. Aspects of physical, social, emotional and sensory needs as well as giftedness will be discussed. The goal of the course will be to understand how these special needs can be integrated in pedagogical strategies and daily classroom reality with a focus on art education. Field observations will complement the coursework along with lectures, discussion and small group work. Assessments will be designed to connect to students’ interests and include reading assignments, fieldwork journals and reports, oral presentations and a research paper.



MA, MS, M.Ed. or higher, and significant and relevant professional experience in working with students with disabilities. One to three years of higher education teaching experience preferred.

Additional Requirements

Position takes place in an educational environment; manual dexterity to use computers is required. The ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time.

How To Apply:

Please forward a letter of interest, a current resume/cv, as well as a course outline that describes the core concepts and learning objectives of the course. to the Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art, , with the subject line “Art Education”. Application deadline: December 11, 2018.

Apply by:
December 11, 2018
About this Organization:
Montserrat is a young, dynamic professional college of art located on Boston's North Shore. We offer a 4-year BFA degree as well as Pre-College, Continuing Education, and Young Artists' programs.