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Art Teacher K-8 - Athlos Academy of St. Cloud

Posted on 2019-05-14 8:35:25 PM

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Athlos Academy of St. Cloud is a public, tuition-free K-8 charter school. Our school offers a unique approach that empowers students to live fulfilling, responsible, and successful lives by building on our three foundational pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character. Athlos students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a broad knowledge base and healthy lifestyle habits. Our school culture celebrates high academic achievement, fosters individual growth in fitness and Performance Character, and promotes regular family engagement. Job Summary The ideal candidate embraces the Pillars of Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character, and welcomes the partnership between the school and the ESP. The educational philosophy at Athlos supports active learning strategies, project based learning, and a culture of excellence. The school is family and community focused and a growth-oriented mindset is fostered in the classroom and in the workplace. The Art Teacher is responsible for planning and implementing appropriate, standards based, creative, and engaging art lessons for children in grades K-6. When possible, collaboration with regular classroom teachers and cross-content lessons are encouraged. The ideal candidate has a passion for art, is dependable, creative, enthusiastic, professional, and has the ability to build strong rapport with students and parents. Qualifications and Skills • Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree • Experience: Teaching experience preferred, but not required • Licenses: Valid Minnesota teacher certification required or willingness to obtain certification Characteristics of a Successful Candidate • Growth mindset • Reflective practitioner • Innovative • Creative problem solver • Willing to take risks • Highly organized • Effective at time management • Seeks out professional learning • Willing to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocols • Willing to plan and work collaboratively with a team • Able to build relationships with students from a variety of backgrounds • Good communicator and active listener To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 letters of Recommendation to careers@athlosstcloud.org.

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud is a public, tuition-free K-8 charter school. Our school offers a unique approach that empowers students to live fulfilling, responsible, and successful lives by building on our three foundational pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character. Athlos students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a broad knowledge base and healthy lifestyle habits. Our school culture celebrates high academic achievement, fosters individual growth in fitness and Performance Character, and promotes regular family engagement.

Job Summary

The ideal candidate embraces the Pillars of Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character, and welcomes the partnership between the school and the ESP. The educational philosophy at Athlos supports active learning strategies, project based learning, and a culture of excellence. The school is family and community focused and a growth-oriented mindset is fostered in the classroom and in the workplace.

The Art Teacher is responsible for planning and implementing appropriate, standards based, creative, and engaging art lessons for children in grades K-6. When possible, collaboration with regular classroom teachers and cross-content lessons are encouraged. The ideal candidate has a passion for art, is dependable, creative, enthusiastic, professional, and has the ability to build strong rapport with students and parents.

Qualifications and Skills

·         Education: Minimum bachelor’s degree

·         Experience: Teaching experience preferred, but not required

·         Licenses: Valid Minnesota teacher certification required or willingness to obtain certification

 

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate

·         Growth mindset

·         Reflective practitioner

·         Innovative

·         Creative problem solver

·         Willing to take risks

·         Highly organized

·         Effective at time management

·         Seeks out professional learning

·         Willing to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocols

·         Willing to plan and work collaboratively with a team

·         Able to build relationships with students from a variety of backgrounds

·         Good communicator and active listener

 

To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 letters of Recommendation to careers@athlosstcloud.org.