Elementary Art Teacher

Friday, June 14, 2019
Whitehall District Schools
Position Details: 

Whitehall District Schools is seeking an enthusiastic and competent educator who aspires to be an instructional leader and will join a team of dedicated individuals who believe all students can succeed.  This innovative individual is able to spark a reaction in students and engage them in the joy of learning through art.  If you enjoy learning to improve and recognize the energy that it takes to show up every day and do your best for children, the Whitehall community encourages you to apply.  We believe teaching children is one of the most difficult and rewarding jobs and we are looking for people who are up to this challenge.

​Credentials – Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate, Art Endorsement (LX, LQ or LZ) Required

Job Description

  • Passion for teaching elementary age students
  • Plan for and deliver quality art education instruction and related activities to students
  • Understanding of the Creative life
  • Collaborative style with peers, parents, and children
  • Strong vision for student success
  • Ability to develop a shared vision of responsibility and support
  • Seeks an optimal learning environment for all children
  • Understands the impact of student engagement, curious
  • Inspirational and engaging in the classroom
  • Ability to facilitate independent learners
  • Strength in motivation and student engagement
  • Positive and optimistic about the future of education
  • Capacity to meet all children where they are and move them forward
  • Highly organized and effective at meeting deadlines

Essential Job Functions

  • Develop lesson plans
  • Manage classroom
  • Respond appropriately to student behavior
  • Use effective instructional strategies to design and deliver instruction
  • Communicate student performances to parents
  • Use data to make instructional decisions
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