High School Art Instructor
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Bellevue, Washington
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 5/11/2017
Job ID: 39387
Position/Title: High School Art Instructor
Employer: Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Department: High School
Category: Teaching
Type: Art - Visual
Status: FullTime
Job Description/Responsibilities:
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart provides a diverse and rigorous college preparatory environment that inspires young women to become confident, compassionate leaders. As a member of a global network of more than 150 schools, we educate to the core of our 200-year tradition through the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria: a personal and active faith in God, a deep respect for intellectual values, a social awareness that impels one to action, the building of community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.

Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart educates young women to think critically, embrace challenges, model resilience, confront injustice, seek equality and lead globally in the pioneering spirit of our foundress. Our graduates change the world.

Responsibilities: Each full-time Forest Ridge High School faculty member teaches 4 classes in a 7 block/7 day rotating schedule. Each class period is 75 minutes long. In addition to teaching responsibilities, each faculty member assumes the responsibility for one extracurricular activity and a reasonable list of given responsibilities done by all to ensure the engagement in the school community of each faculty member. Forest Ridge is a community of lifelong learners and all faculty are urged to model an openness and curiosity that are the hallmarks of lifelong learning.
Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: Yes
Minimum Experience: 1-3 Years

The successful candidate will have a solid working knowledge of Art History and, ideally, experience in teaching both ceramics and graphic design to adolescents. Forest Ridge offers a full slate of visual arts offerings, so the school will accept applications from those with substantive ceramics, who are well versed in the teaching of other visual art courses. A BA in a relevant subject area is required, and an MA is preferred.
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Salary/Benefits: Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding employees through a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Application Process: Applicants should email the required information: 1) application form (see the employment section on our Web site at www.forestridge.org) 2) cover letter and 3) resume to Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, Attn: Trudy Hall, Interim Director of the High School (thall@forestridge.org). This position is open until filled.

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Contact Info
Trudy Hall, Interim Director of the High School thall@forestridge.org