Director of the Upper School
Exempt; $150/ daily
Hathaway Brown School seeks a full-time long term substitute Upper School (9-12) Visual Arts Teacher. Responsibilities include a full-time teaching load requiring expertise and knowledge in teaching drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, design, photography and other traditional visual arts media. This role has an expected duration of 12 weeks starting February 10, 2023.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Teach a full load of classes: including Studio Art Survey, digital photography, and ceramics, and Publication Design (yearbook).
Assist in maintaining art studio classrooms and safety norms.
Prepare art materials and equipment in the classroom for students to use
Assign art projects to students, grade the finished projects, and maintain records of the students' progress in an online gradebook. Write comments about student progress for interim reports.
Display student artwork throughout the building.
Supervise lunch and moderate study hall.
Applicants must have experience in:
Adobe In-Design and Photoshop
The school also considers being a practicing artist as an asset in the application process.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Applicants should hold a minimum of a BA or BFA in Visual Arts or Arts Education with experience teaching at the high school level.
Why Hathaway Brown:
Competitive salaries for Independent Schools
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision package, 403(b) plan with matching
Employer-covered life insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Voluntary insurance offerings: additional life, accident, critical illness,
Professional development program
Collaborative teaching environment with seasoned professionals
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Hathaway Brown School is committed to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning community through our admission policies, hiring practices, professional development, curricular and extracurricular programming, and school culture. We believe that these communities must be centered on the work we do. Hence, we strongly encourage applications from people who are members of other marginalized communities. View our full DEI statement.
About Hathaway Brown
Hathaway Brown School has a rich 146-year history of educating and empowering girls. As Ohio’s oldest continually operating college preparatory for girls, Hathaway Brown has earned a reputation for academic excellence and innovation in the region and around the country. Home of the Learn for Life signature approach, Hathaway Brown has long been devoted to a fusion of cutting-edge curriculum and experiential learning. Our approximately 850 students and 225 faculty and staff come to Hathaway Brown from 89 different communities in Northeast Ohio and enjoy our stunning 16-acre campus in Shaker Heights, Ohio – just minutes from the cultural attractions of downtown Cleveland.
Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions you may contact Meredith Cavell, Director of Human Resources at 216-320-8112.
Hathaway Brown School
19600 North Park Boulevard
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
Signature Learn For Life Approach
HB is a top-ranked girls school because our signature approach, facilitated by extraordinary educators, empowers girls (and boys in Early Childhood) to take ownership of their education and achieve their utmost potential.
“We learn not for school," is more than the school’s motto. Every faculty and staff member is empowered to pursue professional development. Because of an investment in lifelong-learners, HB is a leader in girls’ education. Learn more about our robust PD opportunities, including international experiences to enhance the classroom.
HB is nationally regarded as a defining voice in girls’ education, setting the highest standards for distinguished academics and empowering girls. The strategic plan lists our goals for continued innovation and excellence in education.
We hope to meet you in-person for an interview. Until then, take a virtual tour of our 16-acre Shaker Heights campus. Amenities include an aquatics center, on-site infant and toddler center where many faculty and staff children learn and grow together, and a dining hall where you can enjoy healthy and free lunch daily.
HB is a celebrated community of faculty, staff, students, families, and more than 4,000 alumnae across the globe. We have varied life experiences, contribute diverse points of view, and enrich our learning environment. Learn more about our commitment to DEI.