Grandview Preparatory School - Art Teacher - Middle/Upper School

$55,000 yearly
  • Grandview Preparatory School
  • Boca Raton, FL, USA
  • May 31, 2024
Full time Teacher

Job Description

School Overview  

 Grandview Preparatory School (GPS), located just a mile from the ocean in Boca Raton, Florida, is an innovative community dedicated to the personal learning journey.  Grandview enrolls students in grades EC-12 and offers dynamic programming centered on inquiry and well-being.  

Mission Statement

Grandview Preparatory School is a small, diverse community committed to the philosophy that education is a personal endeavor. Grandview pairs timeless ethics with modern thought and personal attention with global consciousness while preparing students for college and life beyond.

Job Overview Successful applicants should possess a strong understanding of student-centered, engaged learning that focuses on quality student-created deliverables that are meaningful to the student.  Ideal candidates understand how to cultivate an environment of curiosity, inquiry, choice, and high standards of excellence with an emphasis on durable and transferable skills.  

Responsibilities Aligned with Grandview Preparatory School’s 5C’s- community, collaboration, critical thinking, creativity, and character

  • Implement curriculum that is experiential centered around real-world connections beyond the classroom

  • Daily use of FACTS and Google Apps for maintaining records with regard to grading, attendance, discipline, email, and other important organizational functions

  • Create and facilitate powerful, interdisciplinary student learning experiences to achieve ambitious learning outcomes 

  • Use data-informed instruction and assessment

  • Be a meaningful contributor to a creative learning community

  • Foster relationships with students, parents, and colleagues

  • Collaboration with the administration regarding meaningful teacher and student use of educational tools and resources to support learning outcomes

  • Be an actively engaged member of the school community and represent Grandview Preparatory School in the larger community in a positive manner

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree required 

  • Teacher Certification or Statement of Eligibility

  • Resourceful and adaptive, eager to embrace constant change, growth and learning  

Process:

  • Include a resume and cover letter 

  • For top candidates, a tour of the campus,  an interview and demo lesson with students

Contact: Candidates submit documents via email to Laurie Houghton [email protected].