Art Teacher

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Company:Aga Khan Academies
Category:Education & Training
Job Type:Permanent

Job details

Primary Responsibilities:

• Provide an exemplary role model for teaching, professionalism and support the Head of Department in preparing a plan for professional development of the department.
• Uphold high standards of preparation, teaching and discipline.
• Support teachers across the Senior School in their Unit planning and delivery to ensure highest possible levels of achievement
• Develop a coordinated Art Scope and Sequence, which articulates the programme and ensures that it is age appropriate by referencing against external benchmarks.
Through Collaborative planning, deliver Art lessons as required across the School.
• Classroom teaching as required.
• Coordinates school performances, arts-related learning expeditions, and partnerships with arts organizations.

Required Attributes:

• A Bachelor’s degree with teaching qualification
• 5 years’ experience in teaching the IB DP, IB MYP or IB PYP as per position applied
• Demonstrated ability to mentor colleagues and take a lead in the on-going professional development of teachers.
• Demonstrated ability to create and maintain an atmosphere of high expectations for teachers and students.

Valued additional assets:

• Experience working in a cross-cultural environment.
• Experience working in the developing world.
• Experience with residential programmes is an advantage.
• Commitment to the co-curricular life of the school is expected.
• Experience as a Workshop Leader with the IB.
• Track record of producing exemplary results at the IB Exams or Moderation.
• Grounded knowledge in educational research.
• Experience working within developing countries, and ideally in Africa, with a working knowledge of Art or Kiswahili language will be an added advantage.

Interested candidates should submit a letter describing their background, the basis of their interest and their qualifications, along with a current resume or CV.


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Education & Training Aga Khan Academies 3 months ago