FINE & DIGITAL ARTS TEACHER

St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified full-time FINE AND DIGITAL ARTS TEACHER for grades 9-12 for the 2022-2023 school year.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong subject background, teaching experience, and a solid understanding of high school Fine and Digital Arts curriculum. The candidate should bring enthusiasm, energy, and passion to the classroom setting.  The ideal candidate should be versed in both Fine and Digital Arts curricula, familiar with high school aged students, and able to connect positively with both students and families.  A passion for sharing the love of the arts, integrating in other curricular areas, and utilizing new technologies would be preferred.  The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

We seek candidates with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills who are eager to explore collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching and who believe in sharing the gift of the arts with others.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Art and/or Art Education is required.

Courses would include: Introduction to Fine and Digital Arts; Photography/Photoshop; 3D Modeling (both computer and traditional media); Pottery; Painting Workshop; Graphic Design; Studio Art

A candidate for this position should be able to present evidence of the following skills:

  • Plan, prepare, and create lesson plans of quality art instruction, and display a commitment to learning for all students.
  • Develop and expand student knowledge of the processes, techniques, and applications used in the creation of media & graphic design artwork. 
  • Ensure students create media artwork that demonstrates an understanding and command of the principles of artistic design. 
  • Ensure students know how to access, analyze, interpret, and create graphic pieces. 
  • Ensure that students know how to make connections between the media arts and other arts disciplines, other content areas, and the world.
  • Ensure that students understand the context and history of the development of the media arts & graphic design. 
  • Strong technical background and technical instruction experience are a plus.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, any certification material and contact information for professional references to Lisa Puffer, Manager of Administrative Services, lpuffer@stalux.org.   Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

We are seeking a few more substitute teachers for the 2022-2023 school year.  Bachelor’s degree required and experience preferred.

Candidates who support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community are encouraged to apply.   If you are interested in applying, please submit a cover letter and resume to Lisa Puffer (lpuffer@stalux.org).  Qualified candidates will be required to fill out a Diocesan Application and complete some required screening.

 

Facilities Night Crew Member -  Shift 2:00pm – 10:30pm

DEPARTMENT: Facilities

POSITION STATUS: FT 12 month (At Will) Exempt

POSITION REPORTS TO: Facilities Director

Job Summary:

A Facilities Crew Member is responsible for performing routine building and campus maintenance tasks. This includes performing building maintenance tasks in one or more fields (e.g., carpentry, electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, etc.). Also responsible for performing general cleaning and other tasks as assigned. This is a full-time, non-exempt hourly position, reporting to the Facilities Director.

Responsibilities

·         Clean windows and doors

·         Prepare classrooms for incoming classes;

·         Remove and properly dispose of all trash and recyclable materials

·         Maintain exterior property, including snow removal

·         Oversee daily trash removal, restocking/cleaning restrooms, sweeping/mopping/vacuuming, cleaning/disinfecting tables, cleaning exterior entryway, graffiti removal, cleaning/polishing/floor maintenance for elevator, cleaning/disinfecting community surfaces (hand rails, water fountains, vending machines, etc.).

·         Performs other work related duties as assigned 

Education/ Work Experience Requirements

 ·         High school education or equivalent

·         Ability to work with minimal supervision

·         Customer-service oriented

·         Must be organized, self-motivated, and able to multi-task

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions

 ·         Ability to push/lift 75 pounds

·         Ability to climb ladders

·         Bending at waist, sitting, kneeling, climbing, walking, crouching as job may require

·         Ability to work in hot temperatures

·         Ability to work around lubricants, solvents, batteries, cleaning fluids, paints

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.