Job Description

Openings as of 9/20/2019
Management / Coordinator

  • OMA Design Team Artist (2019 - 2020 SCHOOL YEAR) JobID: 14739
  • Position Type:
    Management / Coordinator/OMA Design Team Artist

  • Date Posted:
    9/4/2019

  • Location:
    Dietz K-8

  • Closing Date:
    Open Until Filled

  • Hours Per Day:
    Varies
    Certification Status:
    NonCertified
    FTE:
    .75
      

    CLASSIFICATION TITLE

    OMA DESIGN TEAM ARTIST
    [OMA: Opening the Minds through the Arts]

    SUMMARY

    Facilitates the dissemination of the OMA Arts Integration Program in schools through TUSD and collaboratively designs, supports and participates in all levels of OMA professional development.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTSBachelor’s Degree in a specified art form, such as in Dance, Music, Theater or Visual Arts,
    AND
    One year of instructional or teaching experience, or one year working or training in a studio or conservatory required;

    OR
    Five years of instructional or teaching experience, or working or training in a studio or conservatory required.

    Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.

    Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education.

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
    FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).

    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

    Must hold a current Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

    THE LIST OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS IS NOT EXHAUSTIVE AND MAY BE SUPPLEMENTED.

    Maintains a practice within specified art form as exhibited by the production of two-three public performances or exhibits in the specified art form per year.

    Serves as a Teaching Artist in OMA Schools throughout the year.

    Mentors Teaching Artists serving OMA Schools in the appropriate art form of expertise.

    Serves as OMA liaison between Teaching Artists and classroom teachers.

    Observes and evaluates the practice and teaching of Teaching Artists in mentorship groups and reports back to the Director of Fine Arts/OMA.

    Meets for a minimum of bi-monthly Professional Development Team meetings throughout the school year, as well as attending the Teaching Artists’ Meetings and Collaborative Meetings as scheduled throughout the school year.

    Writes and submits OMA arts integration lesson plans used throughout the year for the OMA Schools.

    Collaboratively designs and implements the major professional development models for arts integration including IDEA: Instructional Design for the Arts and/or the Teaching Artist Summer Institute (TASI).

    Evaluates the needs of Professional Development for the OMA Staff, across roles.

    Leads facilitation and participates in the implementation of OMA Professional Development.

    Participates with West Ed Evaluation or other evaluation firm requirements.

    Advises the Fine Arts/OMA Director on the design needs of the OMA Program and OMA Professional Development.

    2019 - 2020 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION: Diets K-8 - 22nd & Kolb Area
    Supervisory Professional - Grade 16
    .75 FTE - 3.00 hours per day - 9.5 month position


    Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

    Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.







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