Damien High School seeks a Digital Art and Photography teacher to start immediately for the 2022-23 school year. Candidates should have expertise in teaching visual arts with knowledge of digital mediums and student publications. Teaching sections include Digital Art, Photography, and Yearbook. As the Yearbook moderator, the hired teacher will oversee the student publication of the school’s yearbook.
Inspired by St. Damien of Moloka’i, a member of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, Damien High School, an all-male Catholic school, develops men of Service, Scholarship, and Faith, prepared to engage in a global society.
Damien High School is a nationally recognized leader in academic excellence and is well-respected for developing the talents and potential of young men. Damien High School is owned and operated by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Western Catholic Educational Association (WCEA).
The ideal candidate will:
-Cultivate an inclusive, collaborative, and challenging learning environment that reflects Damien’s core values and allows our diverse student body to grow and thrive.
-Exhibit a passion for content knowledge and a range of pedagogical approaches while teaching students.
-Create an environment in the classroom and in all areas of co-curricular responsibility that nurtures the development of the whole student.
-Show a willingness to engage students to foster a project-based learning environment.
-Work collaboratively with colleagues to develop an integrated and meaningful curriculum and student learning experiences.
Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in the visual arts; teaching credential preferred; teaching experience preferred. Proficiency in the use of technology as it relates to Digital Art, Photography, and Publishing Software.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please submit a resume and cover letter to Dr. Mike Castillo, Principal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Damien High School (La Verne)
2280 Damien Ave
La Verne, Californiamcastillo@damien-hs.edu