Montserrat College of Art

23 Essex Street
Beverly, MA 01915
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Date Posted:
March 03, 2021

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Seasonal

Pre-College Instructor: Graphic Design

Description:

Montserrat College of Art is seeking an instructor with an undergraduate degree, teaching certification and/or equivalent professional experience to teach Graphic Design in our Summer Pre-College Program.


The three-week summer residential Pre-College Program (July 12 - July 30, 2021) is designed for high school students 16 years and older, and provides an intensive introduction to the life and expectations at an art college. Students receive rigorous visual art instruction and time to cultivate their foundation drawing skills, as well as discover new subjects and mediums through our elective offerings.


The graphic design class will meet from 1-4pm on alternating weekdays throughout the program, or every day (Mon-Fri) if enrollment needs allow for 2 sections.


Students develop technical skills and become familiar with basic tools and materials of the graphic designer. Through short projects, emphasis is placed on art concept, visual aesthetics, composition, color, craft and how they can be helped through digital mediums and manipulation. Each student will walk away with an understanding in the processes involved in design from the first sketch to final printing and production.

Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree is required. Prior teaching experience preferred. Strong leadership, oral and written communication skills.
How To Apply:
Please submit a CV, including professional accomplishments and teaching experience, a sample of 5 recent works of art and a list of three references. to: Human Resources department at Montserrat College of Art, hr@montserrat.edu, with the subject line “Pre-College Graphic Design”. To be assured of full consideration please apply by April 2, 2021.
Apply by:
April 02, 2021
Salary:
$0 - $1,000
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.