Children's Art Instructor
The Art Studio NY LLC - New York, NY

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The Art Studio NY LLC

(New York NY)

Seeking a high-energy, enthusiastic, nurturing, and dedicated Children's Art Teacher to teach ages 4-6 at our Upper West Side art studio. Additional age groups may be available. Our mission is to provide relaxation, inspiration and the freedom of self-expression to our students through our encouraging instruction so that our students experience greater happiness and fulfillment in their day-to-day lives and through creating artwork.

  • Degree/Certificate in Childhood Education &/or Art Education
  • At least 3 years of teaching experience working with young children in a creative, artistic capacity in the classroom/art studio setting
  • Understanding of the role art plays in child development
  • Command of the classroom and behavior management
  • Successful teaching practices in a fast pace and ever-changing work environment
  • You feel a calling to make a positive difference in children's lives
  • Ability to work through challenges, change and unexpected situations
  • Supreme conflict management skills
  • Creating and implementing successful syllabi
  • Actively engaged with your students
  • Highly organized
  • A natural teacher and motivated to inspire others
  • Known to take a personal interest in each student
  • Committed to establishing a caring/loving/warm and safe atmosphere
  • Enthusiastic about and with children and families
  • Thorough in your instructional planning and organizing
  • Extremely effective communicator
  • Very patient, flexible and adaptable to change, able to switch gears at a momentÂ’s notice
  • Hardworking and excited to be a team player
  • Sense of humor and Dedicated to making learning fun
SCHEDULE: 3-5 group classes per week, Monday and Wednesday afternoons (2:30 - 4:30 pm), private lessons, Weekend private parties

Hourly fee negotiable based on experience. $25-50/class hour plus incentives.

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Please email with your cover letter (PLEASE state why you are a perfect fit for this opportunity), resume, and three references. Write "KIDS ART INSTRUCTOR" on subject line. Thank you.