Sacred Heart Nativity Schools seeks a driven and passionate teacher to join our mission for the 2019-2020 school year. This person must not only be a classroom leader but also serve as a role model for our students as we mold them in the Jesuit tradition of becoming ‘men and women for others. In addition to teaching, the position also includes homeroom leadership, and extended day club activities. Other duties as assigned by principal. As a member of the Faculty, this position is accountable directly to the Principal.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Plan, implement, monitor, and assess curriculum which is consistent local site goals, philosophies and specific objectives based on assessment of student needs.
Establish and maintain standards of behavior needed to achieve a productive learning environment in the classroom.
Collaborate with faculty, staff and administration to assess and address student and professional needs.
Participate in curricular and extra-curricular school programs, assessment and development activities, student supervision, and meetings.
Communicate regularly with parents regarding standards, objectives, and student progress within the instructional program.
Maintain a positive and professional image consistent with the mission and values of Sacred Heart Nativity Schools and our co-sponsoring organizations: the Parish of Sacred Heart of Jesus, the Diocese of San Jose, and the Province of the Society of Jesus.
Provide a diverse learning environment for all learners and manage accommodations for students when needed.
Participate actively in the faith offerings of the school.
Perform related duties as assigned.
Requirements: (ie. education, good communication skills, evening/weekend hours, ability to lift 50 lbs.)
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in related field required. Master’s degree or teaching credential preferred.
Be a practicing Catholic with extensive experience of the Jesuit educational tradition preferred
Bi-cultural competency or experience working in low-income or urban school settings.
Bilingual (Spanish-English) a plus.
Email Application to:
September 4, 2019