Art Teacher Job Description

Art teachers work at public or private academic institutions to educate students about visual and performing arts. Art teachers provide students with the ability to learn about and develop their skills and passion for the arts.

Art Teacher Job Description Sample

We are hiring art teachers to engage, captivate, and educate students about creativity, self-expression, and art history. Art teachers are responsible for sourcing art materials, assembling art curriculum, and setting up and demonstrating the use of various art equipment. Successful applicants are able to captivate and engage students by tying arts and art history lessons into current events and modern struggles students are facing. Art teachers are also responsible for evaluating and disciplining students, reporting student performance to parents or administration, and visiting school networking and faculty events.

Art Teacher Salary

An art teacher earns between $31,000 and $66,000 a year. Art teachers earn an average salary of $45,000.

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