Full-Time Positions
There are no full-time positions open at this time.

Part-Time Positions

Art Teacher:  We are seeking instructors to teach 10-week visual arts elective workshops to students in 5th-8th grade. Class size will be 12-15 students. Course will meet twice per week, 55 minutes per session, on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. Salary is $1500 per 10-week session. Goal of instruction is to teach techniques, foster creativity, and provide exposure to different mediums and modes of artistic expression.


Possible workshops include: wheel throwing, street art, ceramic drums, painting and drawing, mosaic, textiles, etc. Our studio space includes a kiln and 6 wheels.


Please contact to apply. Include past teaching experience or resume and your email address.


Substitute Teacher: From time to time we require an excellent substitute teacher. Responsibilities include managing classroom activities in keeping with the school's philosophy and day-of plans. K-8th-grade experience preferred.  If you are interested please submit your materials by emailing:

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”  John Dewey

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