Providence High School, Burbank, is a Catholic, private, co-educational, college-preparatory institution which endeavors to serve students of varied academic backgrounds. The school carries the mission of the Catholic Church within the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Providence High School was founded in 1955 by the Sisters of Providence and is governed by Providence St. Joseph Health. Providence graduates are Faith-Filled Persons, Effective Communicators, Responsible Citizens, and Life-Long Learners. Providence serves an ethnically diverse student population who live within 75 different zip codes. Providence High School enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year was 468. www.providencehigh.org
Qualifications and Description:
Applicants should have teaching experience in this subject area, and a master’s degree and/or teaching credential is preferred.
Teaching assignments will include US History and AP Psychology for the 2020-2021 school year and other social science elective courses in the future as needed and appropriate. Experience and qualifications to teach these social science specific courses is preferred.
Teachers of US History collaborate in a grade-level interdisciplinary team with teachers of American Literature and the junior-level Religion classes, Sacraments and Social Justice to develop units based on a shared theme. Applicants should therefore be adept at and eager to collaborate with colleagues across disciplines to refresh curriculum and design projects.
The candidate should be a self-starter, very knowledgeable in his/her teaching field, flexible, and passionate about educating young adults. The candidate should be committed to developing and practicing cultural competence in their role as teacher and colleague. The candidate should also have experience with and be committed to developing best practices to support remote teaching and learning. Experience with project-based learning is preferred, but not required.
Providence is committed to maintaining a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, violence and other abusive conduct. Harassment includes unsolicited remarks, gestures or physical contact; displays or circulation of written materials or pictures derogatory to any protected group (i.e., based on gender, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, etc.). This list is not all-inclusive. No form of harassment or workplace violence will be tolerated. Any such conduct will result in disciplinary action, up to and including dismissal. Our employees will promptly report any incident of discrimination, harassment, workplace violence or other abusive conduct to their supervisor or human resources.
Providence High School, mindful of its mission to be a witness to the love of Christ for all, admits students of any gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, and national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.
Providence High School does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin.
To apply, please upload the following documents by clicking on the link listed below:
Cover letter explaining both interest in and qualifications for the position. Specifically address your practical and philosophical approaches to teaching during the current global crisis of the pandemic.
Resume or CV
Names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references. References should include at least two direct supervisors.