Date Posted: 7/23/2019
Location: Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts
Date of Availability: immediately
Date Closing: until filled
Reports to:Chief Academic Officer

Position Summary: In collaboration with the school’s administration, create a positive learning and training environment for the benefit of our artistically talented students in their pursuit of excellence, their families, and the faculty and staff. Primary responsibilities are to administer the educational, financial, and operational functions of Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts to achieve the school’s mission and to comply with applicable laws and the procedures established by the Texas Education Agency and the Texas Center for Arts + Academics Board of Directors.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Create a positive, safe environment, and be a role model and mentor for students, parents, faculty, and staff
  • Oversee and administer school activities including:
    • Supervision and evaluation of faculty and staff
    • Effective, research-based curriculum and instruction, while providing support and leadership
    • Design, implementation, and evaluation of high quality organization-approved programs
    • Development and implementation of operations and school site plans to achieve approved strategic objectives
  • Maintain and manage accurate data for informed decision-making, evaluation, and compliance
  • Create reports and present updates to staff, parents, leadership, and governing bodies
  • Others as assigned
Essential Job Requirements:
  • Education: Master’s degree required with a concentration in education, curriculum, or administration; valid Texas education certification
  • Experience: minimum eight years education experience; prior teaching experience required; administrative experience preferred
  • Required Skills and Capabilities: possess thorough and current knowledge of curriculum design and effective teaching practices; team supervision and leadership with a focus on consensus building; ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team; excellent verbal and written communication; budget planning/management
  • Preferred Skills and Capabilities: demonstration of school-wide goals accomplishment
  • Physical Requirements: ability to carry up to 35 lbs.; valid driver license

Position Category: Permanent, exempt, full-time

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Texas Center for Arts + Academics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, creed, color, religious belief, sex, age, national origin, disability, or any other classification protected by applicable law.