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Teacher, Middle School Social Studies in Ellicott City, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

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Job Description

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, a Blue Ribbon School located in Ellicott City, Maryland, is seeking a part time middle school Social Studies teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The teacher would be responsible for all lessons in Social Studies to students in grades 6-8.  The middle school Social Studies teacher is responsible for implementing daily standard-based lessons to support student’s acquisition and application of the Social Studies curriculum aligned with the standards of the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Specific days and hours will be determined by the School Principal for this 15 hour position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Inspire and model a lived faith and love of the Lord for all students
  • Create an environment for a love of learning and intellectual curiosity to blossom
  • Foster opportunities for children to grow in social and emotional development
  • Develop and document daily lesson plans consistent with Archdiocesan curriculum guidelines
  • Maintain high professional standards consistent with the mission of the school and the teaching of the Catholic Church
  • Responsible for the safety and active supervision of students at all times, including effective classroom management
  • Implement lesson plans, utilizing techniques to motivate, challenge, engage and inspire students to think confidently and independently
  • Integrate the use of technology appropriately and effectively into the curriculum
  • Establish reasonable standards for student achievement
  • Interact effectively and respond to all parent communications in a professional, empathetic, and timely manner. Engage parents in opportunities for partnership, enrichment, and support.
  • Participate in faculty meetings, collaborative planning meetings, retreats, school committees, and in-service learning opportunities
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers, staff and administration

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Elementary or Secondary Education (concentration in History/Social Studies preferred)
  • Current MSDE certification
  • Minimum of three years of experience (teaching middle/high school Social Studies preferred)
  • Experience in a Catholic School setting is preferred
  • Must be comfortable with technology to include integration in daily lessons
  • Must have a commitment to Catholic School education