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Part Time Visual Art Teacher

Saint Monica Preparatory (Santa Monica)






Saint Monica Preparatory (formerly St. Monica Catholic Elementary) is a TK – 12 school and a ministry of the vibrant St. Monica Catholic Community in Santa Monica, is seeking a part-time Visual Art teacher for grades TK – 8th, for the 2022-2023 school year.

SMPrep seeks an inspiring Visual Art teacher who develops students to be budding artists. The teacher will have the primary responsibility for planning, programming, and teaching Visual Arts. The teacher demonstrates a passion for the visual arts and a complete dedication to student success. The teacher demonstrates effective professional skills, a positive and a team-centered personality.

The successful applicant will:
Help students in the processes of creating, responding, and connecting in visual arts. Demonstrate an understanding of students’ social-emotional and academic development.
Help students envision, set goals, and determine a method to reach a goal and try it out.
Aid in the study and creation of art, in which students use the potential of the human mind to its full and unique capacity.
Engage students in an authentic creative process to develop technical artistic skills through contemporary and traditional practices using traditional and non-traditional materials.
Help students discover the expressive qualities of art and are able to reflect, critique, and connect personal experience to art.


The minimum requirements are:
Have a strong knowledge of CA Visual Arts standards.
Must be passionate about teaching Art.
An undergraduate degree (BA, BS) from an accredited university or college.
Ability to join a professional community of educators committed to providing a challenging standards-based curriculum in a Catholic environment of service.
Ability to use technology effectively in LMS and adaptive/assignable programs.
In addition to the above, the preferred requirements are:
An advanced degree (MA, MS) in Education.

Please send .pdf files :
1. a cover letter stating your interest to work as a teacher at Saint Monica Preparatory
2. a complete résumé; to Dr. Neil Quinly, Principal, by August 8, 2022.
Only complete applications will be considered. Thank you.

Information/Application Contact

Saint Monica Preparatory (Santa Monica)

1039 7th Street

Santa Monica, CA 90403