High School AP Art Teacher

Loyola High School 

Los Angeles, CA

Fine Arts Drawing & AP Instructor  – Full-time position for the 2021-2022 school year


Description – Loyola High School is accepting applications from individuals who seek a position as a Fine Arts Drawing & AP instructor.  Candidates must demonstrate evidence of effective communication, collaboration, and successful teaching pedagogy, along with student work samples if available.

Subject(s) taught: Three (3) sections of AP 2D Design (one year only), and two (2) sections of Drawing. *Loyola will be adding a Graphic Design course during the 2022-2023 school year, so Graphic Design ability is highly desired.

Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in the Fine/Visual Arts and preferably a California Single Subject Teaching Credential in the Arts. Experience teaching in a high school setting is highly desired. 

Desirable qualities: California SED Teaching Credential in the Arts, Masters in Education or related coursework. Knowledge and skill in foundational 2D Design, Drawing, and Painting. Knowledge and skill in Adobe Creative Suite Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Primary duties: The teacher will teach three periods of AP 2D Design, which includes knowledge in foundational 2D Design, Drawing, Painting, and Digital Photography within a college-preparatory environment.  The teacher will also teach two periods of foundational Drawing. This will involve lesson planning and presentation, student assessment, individualized student support as needed, and portfolio preparation for the AP College Board.  The teacher will develop, plan, and present lessons to students in a classroom, utilizing course material and other appropriate learning material. The teacher will supervise, monitor, assign, and evaluate students.  In addition, the teacher will establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom, maintain appropriate and timely records of student progress, communicate with parents, and establish and maintain an effective environment for students, in order to foster learning. Faculty members are also part of a professional learning community (PLC) for one period.

Applications: Position will remain open until filled.

Application process:  Applicants will complete the application online and should upload a cover letter addressing their philosophies of education, updated resumé, and transcripts.

Addl. Info: Medical/Dental/Vision On a fix salary chart: $50-80k on experience and college degree


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