Art/Visual Art Teacher

at Indochina International Education Group (view profile)
Location TP HCM
Date Posted 07/11/2018
Category Teach Primary School
Job Type Full-time
Nationality of teacher: American, Australian, British, Canadian, Irish, New Zealand, South African, Filipino, Other
Teaching Experience > 2 years
Candidate Requirements Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, TEFL certification, CELTA
Where is the school located: TP HCM
Salary: Negotiated

Description

1.Objectives

  • To develop students' interest, abilities, talents and skills for artistic expression and creativity in the visual arts, as well as aesthetic understanding and appreciation by implementing district approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress/activities/outcomes; developing lesson plans; modeling the necessary skills to performing assigned tasks; providing a safe and optimal learning environment; and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, goals, etc

2. Duties

  • Develops and administers school art curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives.
  • Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and translates lesson plans into learning experiences so as to best utilize the available time for art instruction.
  • Teaches knowledge and skills in art, including crafts, drawing, painting, lettering, design, commercial art, art history, and three-dimensional art to secondary pupils, following the course of study adopted by the Board of Education, and other appropriate learning activities.
  • Provides instruction by which pupils develop aesthetic concepts and appreciation and the ability to make qualitative judgments about art, art appreciation and what constitutes art.
  • Conducts ongoing assessment of student skills and learning in artistic techniques and expression, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
  • Demonstrates techniques in activities such as drawing, painting, and modeling, using standard and teacher-prepared instructional aids.
  • Develops instructional plans and organizes class time to provide a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and working time.
  • Instructs pupils in proper care and use of tools and equipment used in art classes.
  • Evaluates each pupil's performance and growth in knowledge and aesthetic understandings, and prepares progress reports.
  • Plans and presents art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit pupils' work for the school and the community. May sponsor exhibits from outside.
  • Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research.
  • Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws.
  • Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents.
  • Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
  • Coordinates with other school professional staff members, especially within grade level, and participates in faculty meetings and committees.
  • Selects and requisitions appropriate books, art materials, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and maintains inventory records.
  • Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent.

3. Requirement:

  • Knowledge of art curriculum and concepts.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students.
  • Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed.
  • Ability to organize and coordinate work.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents.
  • Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

** Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards

  • Work in standard office and school building environments.

** Education

  • Bachelors from an accredited college or university in education discipline applicable to teaching assignment.
  • Training/coursework from an accredited alternative programin education discipline applicable to teaching assignment.

** Experience

  • Successful prior teaching experience for the appropriate grade level and/or subject is a plus.
    Knowledge of current art instructional teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiates instruction based upon student learning styles.

4. Working time/address:

  • Working time: 7:30 AM to  17:00 (lunch break: 11:30-13:00)
  • Working Address: 43 Nguyen Thong, Ward 7, District 3, Hochiminh city

5. Benefit:

  • Annual leave : 20 days (Vietnamese Public Holidays are not included)
  • Christmas Holiday : 2 days
  • New Year Holiday: 3 days
  • Premium Health-Care Insurance
  • Lunch is covered.
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