The Episcopal Academy seeks a dynamic, student-centered, passionate Lower School Art teacher for a leave replacement position this fall. This is an exciting opportunity for a creative candidate to be a great teammate, and to cultivate and promote the arts in our youngest learners. The specific teaching assignment will include PreKindergarten, Kindergarten, Grade 4, and Grade 5. This teacher will work collaboratively with another Lower School Art teacher, the full lower school faculty, and the larger PreK-12 department.
This leave position will run from September 28 through December 18.
At The Episcopal Academy, we are united by our shared mission, rich history, and dedication to excellence. An EA employee:
Is kid-centered, embraces school and life and shows it through actions and interactions with students, colleagues, and parents.
Consistently maintains high standards for his or her own work and motivates others to achieve the same standard of excellence.Demonstrates a desire and willingness to constantly grow and learn, both personally and professionally, and sees others – especially students – as having the ability to learn and reach success.
Fosters a positive culture by being optimistic, selfless, flexible, and collaborative.
Demonstrates a belief in and commitment to fostering an inclusive and diverse school community.
A bachelor's degree is required for this position; candidates with master's degrees will be viewed favorably.
Candidates should have experience working with children in grades PreK-5.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume following materials as separate PDF in one email with the subject line "Lower School Art" to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In light of the start date, candidates are encouraged to submit application materials at their earliest convenience.
The Episcopal Academy seeks candidates who hope to help foster a school environment where all people are valued and where all perspectives are respected and appreciated, as described in our Diversity and Inclusion statement.
About The Episcopal Academy
The Episcopal Academy, located in Newtown Square, PA, offers college preparatory education for more than 1,200 boys and girls from PK-12th Grade in three units: Lower, Middle and Upper schools.
Episcopal Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability and familial affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law.