Pre-College Instructor – Graphic Design

Title – Pre-College Instructor

Start Date – Summer, 2019

Department – Graphic Design

Position Description

Montserrat College of Art is seeking an instructor with an undergraduate degree, teaching certification and/or equivalent professional experience to teach Graphic Design in our Summer Pre-College Program.

The three-week summer residential Pre-College Program (July 7 – July 28, 2019) is designed for high school students 16 years and older, and provides an intensive introduction to the life and expectations at an art college. Students receive rigorous visual art instruction and time to cultivate their foundation drawing skills, as well as discover new subjects and mediums through our elective offerings.

The graphic design class will meet from 1-4pm on alternating weekdays throughout the program, or everyday (Mon-Fri) if enrollment needs allow for 2 sections.

Students develop technical skills and become familiar with basic tools and materials of the graphic designer. Through short projects, emphasis is placed on art concept, visual aesthetics, composition, color, craft and how they can be helped through digital mediums and manipulation. Each student will walk away with an understanding in the processes involved in design from the first sketch to final printing and production.

Requirements

Bachelor’s degree is required. Prior teaching experience preferred. Strong leadership, oral and written communication skills.

To Apply

Please submit a CV, including professional accomplishments and teaching experience, a sample of 5 recent works of art and a list of three references. to: Human Resource department at Montserrat College of Art, hr@montserrat.edu, with the subject line “ Pre-College Graphic Design”. To be assured of full consideration please apply by April 25, 2019.