Teacher - Judiciary and the Arts Teacher (Office of Postsecondary Readiness) at New York City Department of Education

New York City Department of Education

Full-Time

Mid Level

New York, NY, USA

$70.000 - $98.000

05 Oct → 04 Nov

Job Description

The Office of Postsecondary Readiness in the division of Teaching and Learning, in conjunction with Judiciary and the Arts is seeking 11 high school visual arts teachers who will work with their students on projects that integrate aspects of the judiciary with visual arts. Civic/art projects will be displayed on-line or in-person: https://jrcnyc.org/site/judiciary-and-the-arts-2021/

LOCATION:
In-person at various locations throughout NYC five boroughs, and/or remotely.

Teacher per session work with the Justice Resource Center and the Arts Office is done remotely.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Licensed and appointed NYC DOE Teacher with K-12 Visual Arts License.

Supervisor: Debra Lesser

WORK SCHEDULE:
Work will be held WEEKDAYS during October 2021 – June 2022.

HOURS UP TO, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE APPROXIMATE NUMBER OF HOURS LISTED. ADDITIONAL HOURS GRANTED UPON THE APPROVAL OF THE HIRING MANAGER.

SALARY:
Per Session rates as per the relevant union/organization of the advertised title (UFT, CSA, DC-37 - Collective Bargaining Agreement). Contingent Upon Funding Availability.

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D

It is the policy of the Department of Education of the City of New York to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship status, age, marital status, partnership status, disability, sexual orientation, gender(sex), military status, unemployment status, caregiver status, consumer credit history, prior record of arrest or conviction(except as permitted by law), predisposing genetic characteristics, or status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual offenses and stalking, and to maintain an environment free of harassment on any of the above - noted grounds, including sexual harassment or retaliation. For more information, please refer to the DOE Non - Discrimination Policy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Teachers will attend a planning session, and up to 2 follow up meetings, and implement the program in the classroom. Materials will be provided with guidelines on selected topics for student projects. Teachers will plan for a least one trip to the courts during the program. At the end of the program teachers will gather and submit student work for a display at the courthouse, and attend a reception with students.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Must be listed as a full-time visual arts teacher in STARS, with a regular visual arts class that can implement an arts project. Annualized teachers will have priority.

  • Must have experience with project-based learning.

  • Must be willing to attend 2-3 planning sessions, and at least one trip to the courts (virtually or in-person) with students.

  • Must be willing to have students present their artwork to a larger audience.

  • Teachers must have at least three (3) years of satisfactory teaching experience within the NYCDOE.

  • This is primarily a remote per session work opportunity. Selected staff must be able to conduct all duties remotely.

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