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Middle School Art Teacher - A'Takamul International School - Kuwait

Academic Year 2018 - 2019

The Art Teacher will perform all or some of the following Job functions:

  • Teach knowledge and skills in art, including drawing, painting, lettering, and art history,
  • Instruct students in citizenship and basic subject matter specified in state law and administrative regulations and procedures of the school
  • Provide instruction by which students develop aesthetic concepts and appreciations and the ability to make qualitative judgments about art
  • Demonstrate techniques in activities such as drawing and painting
  • Understand the versatility of acrylic paints: dry brushing, staining, layering, underpainting, monoprinting
  • Understand a variety of “masters” techniques
  • Knows and can apply elements of design and modern principles of art
  • Knows the fundamentals and different approaches to drawing media technique
  • Provide individual and small-group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students with varying intellectual and artistic abilities, and to accommodate a variety of instructional activities
  • Instruct students in proper care and use of tools and equipment
  • Organize storage areas and control use of materials, equipment and tools to prevent loss or abuse, and to minimize time required for distribution and collection
  • Evaluate each student’s performance and growth in knowledge and aesthetic understandings, and prepare progress reports
  • Select and requisition books, instructional materials, tools, instructional aids, and maintain required inventory records
  • Plan and present art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit students’ work for the school and the community
  • May sponsor exhibits from outside the school
  • Maintain professional competence through in-service education activities provided by the school and/or in self-selected professional growth activities
  • Communicate with parents and school counselors on pupil progress
  • Participate in curriculum and other developmental programs, such as after school art club  
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by Administration
Posted: December 2017
This is a Direct to School Job
Kuwait City , Kuwait
September 2018
1 Year
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 6, Gr. 7, Gr. 8

Job Benefits

In addition to providing teachers with the opportunity to be part of one of the Kuwait’s most successful schools we are offering 1 year overseas contract with:

  • Tax free monthly salary
  • Furnished accommodation
  • School fee discounts for eligible dependants
  • Annual return flights
  • National Medical Service
  • End of service gratuity(Indemnity)
  • Ongoing CPD opportunities in a supportive environment where career development is prioritized.

For Kuwait residents, a local hire package may apply.

Qualifications & Requirements

Bachelor
2 Years
  • B.A/BSC/Bachelor Degree Education or relevant degree with valid professional teaching qualification
  • MA in Education or Master’s in Management preferred
  • A minimum of 2 or more years of teaching experience needed in American Curriculum