Art Instructor
Green Apple Art Center
Vancouver, BC

Small private art school in Vancouver is looking for an Art Teacher for high school after-school programs (students age: 15-18). Candidates must have a keen interest in teaching, and able to motivate and engage students in their artistic and creative pursuits.

Position: Art Instructor

Job Type: Part-Time/Contract

Start Date: January 2019

Location: Vancouver (near Broadway and Arbutus, on 99B line route)

Main Responsibilities:

  • Teach art students at an advanced level. Demonstrate art techniques and support students to develop their own unique style and personality. Guide them to think creatively.
  • Provide constructive feedback, support and direction to enable students to achieve their educational goals.
  • Maintain accurate academic records of each student's progress

Requirements :

Must:

  • Bachelor or master degree in visual arts, fine art, or design from an accredited college or university
  • Min 2 years of experience teaching students
  • In-depth knowledge and interest in expanding student knowledge in visual arts
  • Ability to inspire, motivate, and engage students
  • Be able to commit to teaching classes on an ongoing basis (mostly after school and weekends)
  • Excellent classroom, time and organizational skills in a classroom setting
  • Ability to work collaboratively with team members and strong interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English

Preferred:

  • Have a good understanding of BC high school curriculum, post-secondary visual arts institutions, and their application requirements and processes
  • Strong administration skills and ability to keep a track record of students progress
  • Previous working experience in art & educational industry is an asset
  • 3D printing and design experience an asset
  • Ability to speak Chinese is an asset

Please apply with your resume along with below items:

  • Personalized cover letter
  • Samples of your recent work (links to social media, website, or online portfolio)
  • Expected salary (hourly) and available hours

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Job Type: Part-time

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Location:

  • Vancouver, BC (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)