Wayland Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

ART TEACHER (LONG-TERM SUBSTITUTE FOR LEAVE OF ABSENCE)


Wayland High School
Wayland Public Schools
Wayland, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3440898 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: April 8, 2021 Starting Date: May 12, 2021

Job Description
Teach art to high school students. This anticipated opening is a long-term substitute teaching position for a leave of absence from approximately May 12, 2021, to the end of the current school year and continuing for the first quarter of the 2021-2022 school year, to approximately November 5, 2021.

Terms of employment are in accordance with the Pay Guidelines for Substitutes and Temporary Employees and the Agreement Between the Wayland School Committee and the Wayland Teachers’ Association, Inc.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Wayland Public Schools!

The Wayland Schools have long enjoyed a reputation for excellence. A relatively small system of just over 2,700 students, the schools include one High School (9-12), one Middle School (6-8), and three elementary schools: Claypit Hill (K-5), Happy Hollow (K-5), and Loker (K-5). The school system administration includes a Superintendent of Schools, an Assistant Superintendent of Schools, a Director of Finance and Operations, a Director of Technology, a Director of Student Services, and an Assistant Director of Student Services.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Wayland Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications: 1. Bachelor's degree required; master's degree preferred;; 2. Degree (Major) in the teaching area, or a related field, preferred; 3. Massachusetts certification required; 4. Skills in teaching 2D art and ceramics or 2D art, metal work (or sculpture), and ceramics preferred; 5. Satisfactory, supervised experience within the last five years as a teacher, student teacher, intern, or apprentice in this discipline; 6. Outstanding academic record and letters of recommendation; 7. The ability to demonstrate: superior knowledge of this field, effective pedagogical skills, excellent communication skills, an enthusiasm for learning, and the desire to maximize the learning potential of all children; 8. Experience with diverse populations and commitment to Wayland’s goals of diversity and inclusion; 9. Possess those personal and professional characteristics necessary to carry out the responsibilities of the position.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. What do you think is at the heart of the opportunity gap, and how does that influence your work in the classroom?
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Allyson Mizoguchi, Principal
    264 Old Connecticut Path
    Wayland, Massachusetts 01778
    Phone: 508-358-7746
    Fax: 508-358-8082
    Email: Allyson_Mizoguchi@waylandps.org