Atlanta International School

United States
seeks a

Digital Design Teacher - Tentative

effective 1 August 2020

ABOUT OUR SCHOOL

Atlanta International School (AIS) is a preschool to grade 12 private, non-profit school with language immersion and International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum in the Buckhead area of Atlanta.

Our mission is simple - To develop courageous leaders who shape their world for the better. The core values that drive our school are:

  • The joy of learning and purposeful effort.
  • Mutual respect and understanding in an intentionally inclusive and intercultural community.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Teachers at AIS are innovators and leaders who have a passion for working with children in a multicultural community and are always seeking new ways to personalize learning. This is a full time position teaching MYP Digital Design (Graphic Design, Web Design).

START DATE: August 2020
REPORTS TO: Head of Design

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teach students in grades 6-10
  • Work as an Advisor in a specified year group of 10 to 15 students and participate in an annual field trip
  • Supervise Personal Projects and/or Extended Essays as part of the International Baccalaureate Programme
  • Supervise students during break and lunch on a rotating schedule, approximately 1 hour a week

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • B.A. Degree in Design, Graphic Design, or other relevant degrees
  • 5 years of relevant teaching experience
  • Experience in programming is essential.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

  • Postgraduate teaching certification, IB MYP Digital Design or GCSE ICT teaching experience
  • Experience with (IB) International Baccalaureate programs
  • The successful candidate needs to have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability and desire to work collaboratively with secondary school teachers, students, parents, and staff.

DIVERSITY STATEMENT
Atlanta International School is deeply committed to diversity among our staff and applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Curriculum 

IBMYP

Application Procedure

To apply for this role, please send a resume and cover letter as attachments via email to employment@aischool.org using 'MYP Digital Design' as the subject heading.

Application Deadline

28 February 2020

Contact

Tamara Rambus, Director of Human Resources

Website

www.aischool.org