Digital Photography Teacher - Part-Time

Saint Viator High School in Arlington Heights seeks a Part-Time Digital Photography Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.  The ideal candidate will plan and deliver student-centered lessons and possess strong collaborative skills that support the mission, vision, and values of the school.  Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references through an online application
Position Qualifications: 
  • State of Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL)
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop CS6 
  • Demonstrate the ability to teach high school courses
  • Teaching experience preferable
  • Willingness to support building co-curricular activities as a coach/sponsor
  • Willingness to participate in course-alike, cross-curricular, and vertical teams
  • Preference will be given to candidates who can provide co-curricular support
  • Uses of Adobe Photoshop CS6 as a creative tool for image editing, commercial design, and using Photoshop as a painting program
  • Class time will be divided between demonstrations, in-class assignments, discussions, and portfolio development.
  • Students will understand Photoshop as a design tool and develop real-world projects that explore aesthetics, content, composition, and production guidelines.
  • The class covers techniques applicable for creating and publishing images, as well as issues of ethics and responsibilities in digital design.

Saint Viator High School

Located in Arlington Heights, IL, Saint Viator High School is a private, co-ed, Catholic school for grades 9-12. Students benefit from a challenging academic program, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.