Art Teacher

Paragon Public School , Kathmandu, Nepal — Posted 7 month ago

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Job Description

We are looking for a creative, flexible art teacher to join our dynamic team of seasoned educators. The principal purpose of teaching art is to boost creative thinking, impart artistic skills to students and make them aware of the social, cultural, political and economic factors that influenced art in different historical periods.    The art teacher’s responsibilities include sourcing art supplies, preparing lessons, and providing developmentally appropriate instruction on art techniques. You should also be able to supervise lessons to ensure that learners interact in a supportive and respectful manner.

Art Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Teach knowledge and skills in art, including drawing, painting, lettering, and art history
  • Regulations and procedures of the school  Provide instruction by which students develop aesthetic concepts and appreciation and the ability to make qualitative judgments about art  Demonstrate techniques in activities such as drawing and painting
  • Understand the versatility of acrylic paints: dry brushing, staining, layering, underpainting,
  • Knows and can apply elements of design and modern principles of art
  • Knows the fundamentals and different approaches to drawing media technique
  • Provide individual and small-group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students
  • With varying intellectual and artistic abilities, and to accommodate a variety of instructional    activities  Instruct students in proper care and use of tools and equipment
  • Evaluate each student’s performance and growth in knowledge and aesthetic understandings, and prepare progress reports
  • Select and requisition books, instructional materials, tools, instructional aids, and maintain∙required inventory records
  • Plan and present art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit students’ work for the school and the community
  • Communicate with parents and school counselors on pupil progress
  • Participate in curriculum and other developmental programs, such as after school art club
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by Administration
    Other Specification
    • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts with teaching qualification, or equivalent. ( Master’s degree in Fine Arts preferred.)
    • Prior experience as an art teacher.
    • Demonstrated excellence in a variety of art techniques.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Capacity to supervise group work.
    • Outstanding planning and problem-solving skills.
    • Supportive, flexible disposition.
    • Available to work during evenings, on occasion.

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Education Industry
Part-time Job Type
Mid-Level Job Level
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