Saint John’s High School seeks a variety of full-time middle school teachers for the newly-developed Brother Robert Treanor, CFX Middle School Division. Specific areas of expertise include English, Science, Religion, French, Spanish and Mandarin. Candidates should have a strong background in education, a commitment to and understanding of middle school boys in and out of the classroom, the ability to utilize technology to enhance student learning, and the drive to engage in ongoing professional development. The ideal candidate is committed to guiding our students as they construct their understanding of the subject area and their role in the educational experience. This educator is a collaborator with an appreciation for the teachable moment in their discipline and beyond it, when moral and ethical questions arise in and out of the classroom. A person with consistently high standards, comfortable teaching in a faith-filled school community, the candidate of choice seeks growth and learning every day, both personally and professionally, and inspires others to do the same through optimism, selflessness, flexibility, and teamwork. The selected candidate has a real desire to contribute to the school community by sharing their passions and through additional efforts, such as coaching teams, directing clubs, and supervising activities. A strong sense of initiative and the willingness to serve as an integral part of building a new program is essential for this educator. The teacher will be responsible for the implementation of curricula, designing assessments that measure student progress and achievement, using assessment data to inform instructional practices, and participating in collaborative activities. Start date is July 1, 2020.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: • An undergraduate degree (a Master’s would be highly valued) • At least three years of middle school teaching experience • proficiency with technology • Dedication to working cooperatively with other teachers to maintain and grow a strong middle school program • Robust interpersonal skills. Secondary subject expertise will be an important consideration. Experience with coaching and club activities on the middle school level will also be essential for the ideal candidate. In addition to honor and character, and commitment to intellectual engagement, especially important is the candidate’s demonstrated commitment to an inclusive school community.
About Saint John's High School
Saint John's High School is a Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School. A Saint John's Catholic education is rooted in the commitment of the Xaverian Brothers to bring Christ to life in young men. For over one hundred years, a religious and lay staff has assisted students in discovering and developing their God-given talents. As a college preparatory school, Saint John's fosters the formation of the whole person: spiritual, social, physical, intellectual, creative, and aesthetic.