The Pope John Paul II Academy in beautiful Montrose, Colorado is currently seeking a MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHER for the 2019-2020 school year. Candidates should be devout, practicing Catholic Christians with an appreciation for classical education. Public school (state) teacher certification is not required, although some teaching experience is preferred.
The Academy has small class sizes (15 students or fewer per grade level) and the middle school humanities teacher will be assigned to teach individual and combined classes of various liberal arts subjects for grades 6-8.
BONUS: Housing accommodations may be subsidized to assist teachers transitioning to the Montrose area.
Due to an immediate need to fill the position, interested applicants should call or text Dr. David Emrich, Principal ASAP: 210-365-5389.
Prospective applicants must email a cover letter and resume with contact information and three references to Dr. David Emrich, at email@example.com.
Candidates should possess the following qualities and skills:
-Faithfully practicing Catholic Christian committed to teaching all subjects in harmony with the Church’s Magisterium -Aptitude for working with elementary and middle school students
-Knowledge and interest sufficient to effectively teach multiple liberal arts subjects (e.g., English grammar & literature, history, preferably Latin, possibly theology) -Good organizational and classroom management skills -Ability to differentiate instruction according to varying learning styles and levels -Professional demeanor -Effective communication skills -Dependable to fulfill assignment (consistently present and punctual) -Team player with a supportive and cooperative attitude to work in unity with the school board, administration, faculty, staff, and school families
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on qualifications and experience.
About Pope John Paul II Academy
Pope John Paul II Academy is an independent, classically oriented K-8 school in the Catholic tradition. Following the motto of Pope St. John Paul the Great (Totus Tuus), the academy provides holistic formation to help students achieve their God-given spiritual, intellectual, and social potential for his greater glory.