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Heather Williamson

Substitute Art Instructor

Position: Substitute Art Instructor

Location: South Holland, IL

Classification: Part-time

Organization Description: FAME Center was established as a 501(c)(3) in 2018 with a mission to provide transformative multi-disciplinary arts education to youth and adults in the Chicago-area. Founded on the belief that everyone should have access and opportunity to experience the arts, FAME Center is dedicated to removing any barriers to receiving a high-quality arts education.

Description of Position: FAME Center is currently seeking a substitute art instructor to serve in our School and Community Partnerships Program. This teacher would be responsible for creating and maintaining a performance-based curriculum, classroom instruction, and committing to scheduled classes for the 2021-2022 school year.


• Create, develop, and maintain engaging performance-based curriculum.

• Deliver effective instruction, serving students with various learning styles, abilities and needs.

• Employ outstanding classroom management skills and implement the school/community partner code of conduct.

• Participate in faculty meetings/trainings as necessary.

• Prepare and lead performances/exhibitions if requested.

• Additional duties as requested by partner organization.

Qualifications: Minimum of bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline. Previous classroom teaching experience and strong classroom management skills. The ability to work with young children. Experience and desire to work with children and teens from diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds. Reliable transportation. Background check required by FAME Center and possibly partner organization.

Schedule: Monday-Thursday 8:15am-10:30am from Nov 1-Nov 19 with possibility to extend.

Salary: $1,110

Contact: Email cover letter, resume and 2-3 references to: with the subject line “Substitute Art Instructor Application.”

Job Type: Freelance/Contract/Temp
Location: South Holland, IL