Job Listing: Outreach Instructor (Full-Time)

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William King Museum - Abingdon, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Outreach Instructor

Salary - $12 hourly

Job Type - Full-Time

For more info and to apply: Please send a resume and cover letter with three references to sbrewster@wkmuseum.org

William King Museum of Art is seeking a full time outreach instructor to plan and deliver youth art education programming, including but not limited to Van Gogh Outreach, Art Camp, Youth Art Classes, and field trips. The primary focus of this position is teaching the Van Gogh Outreach program for second and third grade students. The instructor will deliver hands-on process-based art instruction; teach a broad range of arts topics that relate to other fields including history, science, and mathematics; demonstrate artistic techniques; and contribute to the development of lesson plans for various programs, along with various other duties as assigned. This position is best suited for a reliable and courteous emerging art professional with a passion for instructing children, a broad knowledge base in art and history, and the ability to independently adapt planned lessons to changing situations.

Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in fine arts, art education, or art history
  • Previous experience working with children
  • A valid driver’s license

Qualifications

  • Reliable, organized, and independent
  • Knowledgeable in history and geography
  • Able to adapt to different teaching situations
  • Experience in public elementary education
  • Knowledge of teaching philosophy
  • Able to provide a schedule of availability several months in advance
  • Knowledgeable in various fine arts techniques
  • Available to assist with other programs including field trips and summer art camps

Benefits

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:Teachers follow protocols set up for each school district in which they teach. Hand sanitizers and masks are available at all entrances to the museum and Art Lab.

Work Location: On the road

How to apply: Please send a resume and cover letter with three references to sbrewster@wkmuseum.org