Art Teacher in Amherst, NY
Autism Services, Inc. Posted: 2022-01-05
Amherst, NY 14228
Creating meaningful opportunities that enrich the lives of autistic people, their families and their communities.
Competitive pay rates, excellent benefits, PTO, flexible hiring, 403b employer match and a creative work environment.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES
Create exercises and classroom activities that include a variety of artistic methods and mediums to help enhance the lives of people with autism. The main objectives of the art teacher is to use the arts as an outlet for people to express themselves freely and to help bridge the communication gap between them and the world that they live in. Create exercises and classroom activities that include a variety of artistic methods and mediums to help enhance the lives of people with autism.
Come experience the talents our artists, musicians and performers have to offer while building your career! At Autism Services, Inc. our unique philosophy and dedicated staff empower people with autism to be themselves at home, school, and in the community. The classroom teacher is committed to educating each student according to their Individual Education Plan (IEP). The classroom and community are used to support academic, functional and vocational learning. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelors Degree in Education, Special Education or Students with Disabilities. New York State Teaching Certification for Students with Disabilities. Valid New York State driver's license.
- Masters of Fine Arts
- New York State Teaching Certification in Art.
- Valid New York State Driver’s License.
- Prior experience in studio arts preferred.
- Prior experience in human services or related field and/or other relevant experience with people with intellectual or developmental disabilities preferred.
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