The Franciscan School, a Catholic parochial school at St. Francis of Assisi parish in North Raleigh, NC with K-8th grade, is seeking qualified classroom teachers for:
Middle School Language Arts
The primary role of the classroom teacher will be to instruct students in the Diocesan curriculum, while inspiring the students to move beyond their current level of academic success. As an instructor in a school with over 650 students, the ability to tie together the lessons within each grade as part of the grade level team, and make them build upon each other year after year using established best practices and methods for instruction, is essential. The successful applicant would be responsible for working together with the entire faculty and the administrative team to provide a safe and academically challenging environment.
The Franciscan School is part of the Education Ministry of the Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Raleigh, North Carolina. The school was established in 2000 and is rooted in the Franciscan tradition. The Franciscan School provides a learning environment that embraces the Gospel values of the Roman Catholic faith.
If you are interested in joining a dynamic educational environmentworking with dedicated professionals to provide an academically challenging experience for our students, please send a cover letter, that includes your educational philosophy, and resume to TFSResume@stfrancisraleigh.org
NC teaching licensure or be able to obtain NC teaching licensure
Successfully complete the diocesan background check
Experience with Google Classroom is a plus
Preferred candidates will have prior teaching experience, demonstrate a love and enthusiasm for teaching, and have a record of excellence.
About The Franciscan School - Raleigh, NC
The Franciscan School celebrates its 20th Anniversary during the 2019/20 academic year as one of the preeminent catholic schools in the Raleigh area. In those short twenty years, many families have experienced the benefits of a Catholic education. In a time where many options are available for educating children, The Franciscan School stands out. More than ever it is an option for families to choose an educational experience that centers around the whole child.
A fully-accredited elementary and middle school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade. The Franciscan School offers a nurturing environment where children grow academically that is innovative and challenging. Recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2011, the school has a talented and enthusiastic faculty/staff. They work tirelessly to provide educational leadership that is inclusive of the diverse learning styles of all children.
The use of technology, leveled reader libraries, and small classroom models to instruct students of diverse learning styles are just a few benefits of the school. Incorporating core curriculum subjects such as music, art and foreign language allow students to have a well rounde...d educational experience. Also, middle school students have the unique opportunity to select electives that support their interests. Outside of academics, students have numerous opportunities to participate in athletics, student clubs and community service projects.
In the spirit of the Franciscan mission, the students at the school are introduced early to the concept of community. One of the areas of focus is in the service to others. For example, in the 2019-20 school year, students directly served over 3000 people across the local area, nation and world with the various service projects held during Catholic Schools Week. Students leave our school not only having a strong academic foundation but a true sense of their impact on the community in which they live.
With the foundation of faith, academics and service at its core, the school sends out students who embody all that a Catholic Franciscan education provides; confident, academically prepared students who go out into the world ready for its challenges and always equipped to serve those in need!