Religion Teacher – St. Rita School for the Deaf

Position Announcement for the 2017-2018 School Year

St. Rita School for the Deaf is a Catholic school whose purpose is to educate students who need special methods of communication in a safe, value-oriented environment. We believe in empowering each child to achieve his or her full potential through an individualized approach to learning.

POSITION TITLE: Religion Teacher

GRADE LEVEL: 7 -12

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: January 3, 2018 – June 1, 2018, with a possibility of full time employment for the 2018-2019 School Year

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plan daily instruction and learning activities based on curriculum materials.
  • Deliver hands-on learning experiences based on Catholic Social teaching.
  • Serve as a member on the Campus Ministry Team.
  • Assess student work and keep a record of grades.
  • Utilize technology in instruction, including smart boards, ipads, and laptops.
  • Manage classroom discipline in accordance with the PAWS system.
  • Create a positive learning environment.
  • Attend required meetings and assemblies.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Candidate must be a practicing Catholic
  • Archdiocese of Cincinnati Catechist Certification or willingness to obtain certification
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a related field
  • Experience working with students who have special needs preferred
  • Fluency in American Sign Language preferred but not required

WAGE AND BENEFITS: Wage is dependent on educational background and years of experience. Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, retirement plan, 15 paid sick/personal days per school year, 10 paid Federal Holidays per school year, and paid professional development.

WORK SCHEDULE: 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday-Thursday; Full-time, five-month agreement.

EMAIL RESUME TO: Natalie Marsh Principal JrHS/HS nmarsh@srsdeaf.org

St. Rita School for the Deaf is an Equal Opportunity Employer