Carondelet, is a woman-centered, 800-student high school located in the East Bay. The school is actively looking for a Religious Studies Teacher for the 2020-21 school year who is interested in innovative curriculum development as it relates to making learning highly relevant in today’s world. An ideal candidate is a team player who can think outside the box, is confident and capable with use of technology in the classroom and is familiar with using a digital learning management system. A background in innovative, collaborative teaching and learning models, authentic assessments with rubrics, and critical and creative thinking is preferred.
The classroom teacher both models and communicates the school mission, philosophy, and core values through the teaching of subject content and by modeling behavior that inspires excellence, helping students grow to become young women of heart, faith and courage in the spirit of the Sisters of St Joseph. Teachers at Carondelet are lifelong learners with a keen interest in growing professionally in all areas, including effective use of technology, data-based review of methodology and assessment, accessing professional growth opportunities, striving to meet performance expectations, and implementing the school mission and core values. Educators who seek to work in teams and implement cross-disciplinary opportunities for students will feel at home in this environment.
Teachers should have a valid California teaching credential or a graduate degree in theology or a related field.
Knowledge of Catholic history, theology, and social teaching are preferred.
The teacher should be open to collaboration with other teachers both within and outside of the department on curricular projects and school initiatives
A history of or openness to creative and innovative lessons, assessment, and learning opportunities is a must.
Carondelet High School is an outstanding college-preparatory high school in the East Bay area dedicated to excellence in the tradition of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. We are committed to serving all young women who seek to grow in heart, faith, courage, scholarship and leadership through educational excellence that integrates intellectual, moral, physical, psychological, social, and spiritual development.
Carondelet High School models collaboration among students, faculty, parents, alumnae, Board, and the greater community that integrates a global perspective and a call to service.
In partnership with our brother school, De La Salle, located directly adjacent to our campus, our students share classes, activities and social events with their brothers as they continue to develop and strengthen their own sisterhood and the confidence to lead lives of purpose, in college and beyond.
For more information on Carondelet High School, please visit www.carondeleths.org.