Holy Child School at Rosemont is a Catholic, co-educational, independent school (3 year old-8th grade) located near the campuses of Villanova University and Rosemont College in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. We strive to ‘Nurture excellence in a Joyful Catholic community’ and are seeking applicants for a full time position teaching first grade, beginning in September 2020.
The Lower School at Holy Child consists of grades 1-4. As one of two first grade homeroom teachers, the successful candidate for this position will be responsible for teaching language arts, math, social studies and computers to his or her homeroom. The Language Arts block is 100 minutes daily and we teach Everyday Math in a 55 minute daily block. The Lower School program includes specialist teachers in Art, Music, Science and Spanish.
Teachers use technology regularly as a teaching tool and as a means of communicating with parents. The School is marked by dedicated teachers, supportive parents and enthusiastic children.
The ideal candidate will:
Understand and appreciate our mission and philosophy as a Holy Child School
Be energetic and enthusiastic about teaching first graders
Know how to use technology effectively as a teaching and communication tool
Have at least 2-3 years experience teaching primary grades in a school setting
Love children and the developmental challenges they present
Value collegiality and be a team player
Communicate consistently and well with parents
The ability to coach field hockey, basketball, track, and/or teach a section of PE, or lead our Robotics team, is a significant plus.
Interested candidates should forward résumés and a comprehensive cover letter to Tom Lengel, Head of School, Holy Child School at Rosemont firstname.lastname@example.org AND Jeanne Marie Blair, Director of the Lower School, email@example.com We will begin reviewing resumes immediately and expect to conduct the first round of interviews by early April. We hope to conclude this search by early May.
Holy Child School at Rosemont is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
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About Holy Child School at Rosemont
Holy Child School at Rosemont is a Catholic, coeducational, independent school with an enrolllment of 300, 2.7 years old-8th grade located on the Main Line near the campuses of Villanova University and Rosemont College in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. We strive to "Nurture Excellence in a Joyful Catholic Community."