Middle School Language Arts Teacher

Employer
Archdiocese of Baltimore
Location
Severna Park, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Saint John the Evangelist School, located in Severna Park, MD, has an opening for a middle school language arts teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. The successful candidate must hold a current Maryland State Teaching Certificate and have experience with middle school students. Job Responsibilities: Implement lesson plans utilizing a variety of techniques to motivate, challenge and engage studentsPlan and execute instructional programs that adhere to both district and school wide goalsCreate an instructional environment conducive to learningInteract effectively and respond to all parent communication in a professional, empathetic and timely mannerCommunicate standards, achievements and deficiencies to students and parents through email, phone calls, conferences, and an electronic grade book on a weekly basisMaintain high professional standards consistent with the mission of the school and the teachings of the Catholic ChurchSafely and actively supervise students both inside and outside of the classroomWork collaboratively with other teachers, staff, and administrationExpertly integrate iPad and SmartBoard technology into a 21st Century classroomAttend all faculty meetings, professional development, grade level and curriculum meetingsAttend graduation and other "after hour" activities as requestedServe on various committeesPerform various non-teaching related duties such as recess, lunch, carline, etc.Qualifications:Degree in Elementary or Secondary EducationExperience in a Catholic School setting is preferredKnowledge of principles and practices of pedagogyKnowledge of curriculumKnowledge of instructional materials and equipmentAbility to properly maintain confidential information