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Teacher, ELA in Catonsville, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

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Job Description

St. Agnes School, located in Catonsville, MD, is seeking a dynamic English Language Arts teacher, serving grades 5-8. The teacher will be responsible for integrating the mission of St. Agnes School in all planning, teaching, grading, and in all school duties for the betterment of our students.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understands, believes in, and communicates joyfully about the St. Agnes mission in all endeavors.
  • Provides grade appropriate instructional program for students in grades 5-8.
  • Supports and oversees an 8th grade homeroom, including beginning and end of day duties.
  • Maintains an attractive, organized, and engaging learning environment.
  • Develops lesson plans with clear objectives in line with the Archdiocesan Course of Study.
  • Provides grade appropriate extended or enrichment opportunities.
  • Uses relevant technology to support/enhance instruction.
  • Maintains appropriate control through positive discipline techniques to enhance the learning environment.
  • Maintains accurate and complete records of students' progress and development.
  • Provides regular and consistent communication with parents, students, staff and administration as outlined by the St. Agnes School Parent Handbook and Faculty/Staff Handbook.
  • Performs assigned duties when needed for the supervision of students before, during or after school including lunch duties, recess duties, dismissal duties, detention and any other duties assigned by the administration.
  • Participates in faculty meetings, school committees, student activities and in-service learning opportunities.
  • Attends school events including Back to School Nights, Open Houses, Parent/Teacher conference days, and other events as requested by the administration.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in education or English
  • Current MSDE certification
  • Successful experience in student teaching or classroom teaching
  • Positive references and recommendations
  • Clear ability to promote and witness to our Roman Catholic Faith
  • Basic understanding and acceptance of Catholic school philosophy, goals and objectives
  • Must be comfortable with technology such as laptops, Chromebooks, website maintenance, interactive white boards, etc.