The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of experience teaching ceramics at the high school level. Boarding school and coaching experience are preferred. Upper School teachers at HPA are expected to teach, advise, and lead students according to HPA's curriculum and mission. Our teachers work with students on the continuous development of skills, attitudes, and knowledge required to make effective college, career and life choices.
The preferred candidate will exhibit the following:
- An all-for-one/one-for-all “team player” attitude.
- A willingness to add meaningfully to the school’s co-curricular programs.
- A proven ability to be a stellar role model for young people, both in and out of the classroom.
- A deep appreciation for discharging responsibly the many duties inherent in employment at a boarding school.
- Teach all levels of Ceramics (introductory, standard and advan
- Manage Kiln usage, ensuring appropriate safety conditions.
- Be able to inventory all ceramics supplies, and manage usage throughout the year.
- Help in setting up display for the art show at the end of each semester.
- Write student comments to share with parents of all students in each class.
- Support afternoon co-curricular program, 2 seasons.
- Dorm duty, if making use of faculty housing.
- Ability to drive a 14 passenger van would be
Please send a resume, letter of interest and digital portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is open until filled.
HPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, marital status, arrest and court record, credit history, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, among other things, as provided for by State and Federal law status, arrest and court record, credit history, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, among other things, as provided for by State and Federal law.