art teacher secondary school


Art teachers at secondary schools provide education to students, commonly children and young adults, in a secondary school setting. They are usually subject teachers, specialised and instructing in their own field of study, art. They prepare lesson plans and materials, monitor the students’ progress, assist individually when necessary, and evaluate the students’ knowledge and performance on the subject of art through assignments, tests and examinations.

Alternative label

  • art teacher

  • secondary school art tutor

  • secondary school art teacher

  • art teacher in high school

  • art tutor in secondary school

  • high school art teacher

  • art tutor in high school

  • teacher of art in secondary school

  • high school art tutor

  • teacher of art in high school

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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