Social Studies Long-Term Substitute Teacher Spring 2022
Presentation High School
Location: San Jose, California
Preferred Education: 4 Year Degree
Presentation High School in San Jose, California is seeking an instructor to join the Social Studies Department as a long-term substitute in Spring 2022. The assignment of the substitute is still to be determined, but candidates should be comfortable teaching AP Government, Civics, US History, Sociology of Media and/or World History.
Approximate dates of the substitute position are March 3 - May 31, 2020.
This position consists of up to five classes taught on a rotating Blue/Gold schedule and the pay rate is $100 per class taught. Based on the current estimated leave dates, the total compensation will be about $13,000.
Model for students the mission and values of Presentation High School
Demonstrate subject matter competency and the ability to communicate that to high school students
Devise a system of classroom order and discipline which contributes to the learning of all students
Be available to students who need assistance
Exercise professionalism at all times with students, parents, and colleagues
B.A. degree and single-subject teaching credential or Masters Degree in History, Political Science or a related field.
Relevant teaching experience, preferably at the high school level.
A commitment to the educational philosophy of Presentation High School.
Willingness to adapt to an existing curriculum.
Ability to work well with students, colleagues, and parents.
A willingness to be an active, enthusiastic member of the Presentation community.
A deep commitment to professional growth and interest in educational technology.
Strong, proven teaching ability and passion for the academic subject.
Knowledge of the latest pedagogy for effective classroom instruction and student learning.
Excellent organization, verbal and written skills, as well as outstanding interpersonal skills.
Commitment to equity and inclusion.
Available and willing to work occasional co-curricular events, including overnight field trips.
Interested applicants are asked to complete the online application available at www.presentationhs.org/employment and send a letter of interest, résumé and contact list of references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Qualified applicants will be contacted regarding next steps.
Presentation High School is a Catholic, college preparatory school for young women. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and a close-knit professional community. We seek talented and innovative teachers who have a commitment to excellence.
Presentation High School is a secondary school for young women whose purpose and direction flow from the teaching mission of the Catholic Church and the educational ministry of the Sisters of the Presentation. This school strives to infuse the entire educational experience with the vision of life found in the Gospels. Each student is challenged to become a woman of faith, dedicated to working with others, intellectually competent and committed to her personal growth.