Park Tudor is an independent school in Indianapolis, Indiana that takes pride in upholding a tradition of academic excellence that began in 1902. As a college preparatory school for children ages 3 through grade 12, we provide an exceptional learning environment where children are encouraged to explore opportunities, exceed expectations, and expand possibilities. Small class sizes, a safe and caring atmosphere, and numerous extracurricular activities that include the arts and athletics, ensure that each child at Park Tudor receives a unique educational experience catered to his or her individual passions.
To create an inspiring college-preparatory learning environment, with exceptional educators and extraordinary opportunities, that prepares and motivates students to become balanced, confident, and resourceful lifelong learners.
Park Tudor is currently seeking an experienced, dynamic and reflective Upper School Art educator who is committed to cultivating a learning art community that is supportive, inclusive, and responsive to the needs of every student.
The successful candidate will be able to teach a variety of course levels in Drawing, Painting, and AP Art History. They will be student-centered, and be able to support independent student research, and prepare Upper School students for portfolio development. Candidates must be willing to work with students outside the classroom, and design and implement meaningful extracurricular learning experiences.
Members of the department recognize the individuality of each learner and as a result are thoughtful and innovative in their approach to communicating and executing skills in the subject. The Fine Arts Department has a rich history of inter-disciplinary collaborations across Divisions and within the Department. Extensive professional development opportunities are available through participation in conferences and workshops, membership in professional organizations, and continuing education.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree required
Ability to teach all levels of Drawing and Painting
Ability to teach AP Art History, and prepare students for exams
Student-centered and a passion to teach at the Upper School level
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Professionalism with and amongst all constituencies
Commitment to professional development
Willingness to engage in all aspects of the Park Tudor community while promoting and supporting the School’s mission, vision and values
Park Tudor School offers excellent pay and a comprehensive benefit package. Our professional development focuses on mind, brain, and education research and application; Equity and Inclusion; Mindfulness; Project-Based Learning; and Classroom Instructional practices (rotating topics). Professional development opportunities are also available for participation in conferences, workshops, and membership in professional organizations. Park Tudor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those who would add to the diversity of our staff are strongly encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should send their resume and cover letter to email@example.com and complete the online job application.