Bishop Ireton High School, a Catholic high school in Alexandria, Virginia, is looking for an energetic, passionate Physical Education and Health teacher who welcomes the challenges of the classroom and demonstrates professionalism in a collaborative environment. The ideal candidate will be a team player who has strong communication skills. The school has an opening for the 2018-2019 school year.
Interested candidates should send an email including a letter of interest, current resume, and 3 professional references to Mrs. Lonnell Battle, Assistant Principal for Academics, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The ideal candidate will possess:
a bachelor’s degree in education or a related field
at least two years teaching experience in PE/health/wellness and in-depth knowledge of subject matter
a positive, professional, collaborative work style
the ability to educate in an engaging manner
a passion for innovation, collaboration and participation in a community of learnin?g?
Drivers Education certification preferred, though not required
a valid driver's license and the ability to travel and work nights and weekends as necessary
Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certification required
the ability to ensure a safe environment for students and maintain all P.E. equipment
About Bishop Ireton High School
Bishop Ireton is a college preparatory, co-educational high school serving students from across the Washington Metropolitan area in grades 9 through 12. Founded in 1964, Bishop Ireton is one of four high school's in the Diocese of Arlington, and is rooted in the tradition of Salesian spirituality taught by the Religious Congregation of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, our founding religious order. Following our Live Jesus! Charter, the School continues an affiliation with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales.Bishop Ireton is located near historic Old Town Alexandria and has an entirely college prep curriculum. There are AP and honors courses in all disciplines and an Academic Enrichment program provides daily support for those who need it. Seventy percent of students participate in the athletic program and there are more than 50 co-curricular clubs and activities. BI is home to an internationally renowned music and award-wining drama program. There is a four-year comprehensive community service program. Bishop Ireton students earn millions in scholarship money and attain top SAT scores and 99% college placement.Bishop Ireton is fortunate to have dedicated lay faculty and st...aff, 80% of which have advanced degrees, as well as a full time chaplain from the Diocese of Arlington and teachers and administrators from the Franciscan and Holy Cross Religious Communities. Faculty teach their students according to the unique spirit of St. Francis de Sales, teacher, missionary, bishop, and gentle saint.