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Art Teacher

Employer: Family Service of Rhode Island
134 Thurbers Avenue
Providence, RI 02904
Contact: Jillian Sam
Phone: 4013311350

Email: samji@familyserviceri.org

Job Description

FSRI is always looking for candidates that want to make a positive impact on the community we serve in!

About Us:

Family Service of Rhode Island (FSRI) is a comprehensive non-profit social service organization that manages, through thoughtful coordination and a shared vision, programs across Rhode Island, providing essential resources for underserved individuals, families and communities. We are proud to state that our employees are chosen for their skills and unique abilities relating to client care. Consider being a part of the BEST and BRIGHTEST team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Mount Pleasant Academy, a dynamic treatment facility for children with emotional and psychiatric challenges, is seeking a part-time Art Teacher. The position is 16 hours/week September through June (starts January 2022), with an option for a 7-week summer rotation. Responsibilities include instructing students grades K-8 in art instruction and appreciation using multiple media. Classrooms are limited to no more than 6 students with plenty of staff support. We seek a creative, engaging, energetic individual to motivate and excite our students! Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes classroom teachers, mental health providers, occupational and speech therapists.


Weekly instruction of students.
Creation and implementation of lesson plans.
Lesson coordination with classroom teachers
One-on-one work with students as needed
Grade reporting and documentation
Behavior management, crisis intervention.
Participation in multidisciplinary treatment team.
Schoolwide artistic projects/exhibits
Other duties as assigned.


(Required) RI certification as Teacher of Art Instruction (elementary).
Experience with ED children.
Experience working with elementary-aged students.
Computer literacy.
Possession of a valid drivers license, reliable transportation and auto insurance also required (preferred)


This position requires attendance of field trips and possible home visits on occasion. Employees in this position must have the ability to:

Travel to and from community locations and office site, which could include using walkways, stairs and/or elevators.
Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
Ability to communicate by voice, use sight and hearing.

Only together can we continue to grow and make a difference in our communities. Join our team today!

Family Service of Rhode Island provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


Salary Levels

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Positions Available

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Application Period

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 through Friday, December 31, 2021

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