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9 Jul 2021

Teacher Digital Arts Teacher

New Visions for Public Schools
 Queens County, New York, United States

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Digital Arts Teacher to join the team at our growing school in the Rockaways. If you’re looking for an opportunity to CREATE something remarkable, then apply for our opportunities today!

The Program

The Digital Arts Program at HUM IV launched in 19-20. Students build creative skills, vocabulary, and processes relating to a wide variety of design disciplines. Some of these topics include: the elements and principles of design, typography, page-layout techniques, the design process, understanding client, target audience and message/purpose, presentation and defense of design decisions, and more. Students learn about graphic design, illustration, digital and darkroom photography, 3D modeling through architecture and interior design, identity/brand design, motion graphics and 2D animation, web design and the basics of HTML and CSS web development. Through project-based work, Digital Arts majors will develop computer literacy and learn many programs including Photoshop, Illustrator, SketchUp, InDesign, Flash, and Dreamweaver. By their senior year, students are prepared to take the Adobe Certified Associate exam in one or more Adobe programs.

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is required; Master’s degree is preferred
  • A valid New York State Certification or 3+ years teaching digital arts in a high school 
  • Demonstrated content knowledge and familiarity with NYS Visual Arts Standards and/or the Arts Commencement Exam in Visual Art
  • Demonstrated success in tailoring instruction to the needs of diverse learners
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals
  • Experience working with educational technology

How to Apply

To view the job description and apply online, visit our careers site:   New Visions for Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that our teams should reflect the diverse communities we serve and recognize that perspectives from communities that have been historically marginalized are critical to the work we doHence, we strongly encourage applications from individuals living in the communities that we serve or who are members of historically marginalized communities.

Bureaus: New York. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher. Job Tags: arts, charter, charter teacher, Digital, impact, Queens, Rockaways, and teacher. Salaries: 60,000 - 80,000.