Art Teacher - #337883

Lincolnwood SD74

Date: 07/22/2021 19:00 PM

City: Lincolnwood, Illinois

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Job Category: Certified

Status: Non-Exempt

Location: Todd Hall School

Reports to: Building Principal


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements

listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made

to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

  • Illinois State Board of Education Professional Educator Licensure appropriate to assignment
  • Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based
upon student learning needs and styles

  • Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans
  • Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students
  • Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed
  • Ability to organize and coordinate work
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work.

Job Goal

To develop students’ interests, abilities, talents and skills for artistic expression and creativity in the visual arts

Performance Responsibilities

  • Develops and administers school art curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives
  • Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and translates lesson plans into learning experiences so as to
best utilize the available time for art instruction

  • Teaches knowledge and skills in art, including crafts, drawing and painting
  • Provides instruction by which pupils develop aesthetic concepts and appreciation and the ability to make
qualitative judgments about art, art appreciation and what constitutes art

  • Conducts ongoing assessment of student skills and learning in artistic techniques and expression and modifies
instructional methods to fit individual student’s needs, including students with special need

  • Demonstrates techniques in activities such as drawing, painting and modeling, using standard and teacher-

prepared instructional aids

  • Develops instructional plans and organizes class time to provide a balanced program of instruction, demonstration
and working time

  • Instructs pupils in proper care and use of tools and equipment used in art classes
  • Evaluates each pupil’s performance and growth in knowledge and aesthetic understanding and prepares progress

  • Plans and presents art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit pupils’ work for the school and the community
  • Encourages parental involvement in students’ education and ensures effective communication with students and


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  • Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school’s standards and school district policies and establishes and
maintains standards of pupil behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom

  • Selects and requisitions appropriate books, art materials, instructional aids and other supplies and equipment and
maintains inventory records

  • Other essential duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

Physical, Sensory and Environmental Demands

Physical: The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, sit, use hands and fingers; sit continuously for extended

periods of time; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must have the ability to use a keyboard and equipment

typically found in a school setting

Sensory: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and/or hear. Specific vision

abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, ability to adjust focus, read and interpret documents and

instruction; frequent identification of letters, numbers, and symbols in a technology environment

Environmental: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to equipment and noise levels typical of a

school environment

Terms of Employment

183 work days. Salary and work year to be established according to the LTA contract.

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