High School Art/Art History teacher | Part-time (Full-time available)
Chesterton Academy of the Rogue Valley, a joyful classical high school, rooted in the Catholic faith, seeks a talented and dynamic part-time Art and Art History teacher to join our team starting in the 2023-24 academic year. Full-time employment possible if available to teach multiple subjects.
The Role and Expectations: The ideal candidate will be formally trained in art, have an understanding of classical education, be willing to follow a set curriculum that relates to the history periods studied by each grade, and provide art instruction using multiple techniques and mediums with emphasis on calligraphy, drawing, pastels, oils, watercolors. He or she may also teach in the following subjects: Music, Drama, History, Literature, Theology, Philosophy Latin, Geometry, Algebra I/II, Precalculus, Calculus, Biology, Chemistry, or Physics. A bachelor's or master's degree is preferred. Three to five years of teaching experience is preferred, as well as experience in and passion for Catholic classical education. The ideal candidate will have an understanding and appreciation of an integrated curriculum which allows for the connection between the humanities and the arts/sciences.
The candidate must be a practicing Catholic able to actively mentor the students in the faith, and willing to take the Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium. Candidates must demonstrate excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills, classroom management and possess a track record of contributing to the vision and mission of an apostolic and educational enterprise.
In addition to their teaching responsibilities, faculty at Chesterton Academy participate in the House system, which is designed to promote character and virtue, and to help students grow in holiness. Faculty members are required to attend daily Mass with the entire student body, and assist in leading spiritual retreats and school activities.
Chesterton Academy of the Rogue Valley is a new high school scheduled to open Fall 2023 in Central Point, Oregon. Our school will open with its inaugural freshmen class for the 2023-24 academic year and add additional grades and subjects each successive year. Please visit our website for more information: www.chestertonroguevalley.org
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three to five references to Chesterton Academy of the Rogue Valley, c/o Mr. Jon Bates, [email protected]
About Chesterton Academy:
Founded in 2008 as a result of a grass-roots movement of parents, Chesterton Academy offers a rigorous, integrated high school curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. Focusing on the classics, the school develops complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life.
Medford, OR 97501