Kindergarten Teacher

Location:
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs32460 Pierce StBeverly Hills, MI 48025
Category:
Teacher - PK-8
Apply To:
hr@olqm-parish.org
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs
32460 Pierce Street
Beverly Hills, MI 48025
248.642.2616

Position Description

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs School is seeking a full-time kindergarten teacher for the 2019-2020 academic school year.

Qualifications/Requirements

All teachers in the Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Detroit shall be certified and /or approved for teaching by the Department of Education for the State of Michigan.  All teachers are required to hold the appropriate endorsement for the subject(s) they are assigned to teach.  All teachers who are catechist,(teachers of religion), must be certified by the Department of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools.

All teachers in the Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Detroit shall be certified and/or approved for teaching by the Department of Education for the State of Michigan. Candidates must possess a bachelor degree or higher in early education, elementary education.
All teachers are required to hold the appropriate endorsement for the subject(s) they are assigned to teach.
All teachers who are catechists (teachers of religion), must be certified by the Department of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools within 12 months from the original date of hire. Candidates must have or be willing to obtain Protecting God’s Children training.
Every teacher contributes to the spiritual growth of the school community by:
  • Actively participating in Liturgies and Prayer Services.
  • Upholding a moral code consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church and the mission of the school.
  • Actively participating in one’s own faith community.
  • Engaging in the faculty and staff community through mutual support and encouragement.
Job Qualifications/Requirements with Our Lady Queen of Martyrs:
  • Displays a high degree of knowledge in in the subject matter assigned and is continuously upgrading competence.
  • Organizes learning activities to provide varied classroom experiences that are congruent with educational goals, objectives, and Catholic faith.
  • Applies sound principles of learning and motivation in the planning, delivery, and assessment – phases of instructional methodology.
  • Uses technology as a tool within the classroom for learning and instruction.
  • Establishes effective relationships with students, parents, faculty, staff and other stakeholders in the community.
  • Participate in all school programs, curriculum development, building committees, to contribute to the team playing atmosphere.
  • Arrives by 7:30 am and stays until 3:30 pm.
  • Enthusiastic personality and willing to work with a grade level partner teacher and incorporate Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Kindergarten special activities into your curriculum. 
  • Either currently trained or willing to be trained in the Orton-Gillingham phonics program through the Institute of Multi-Sensory Education, or another similar training institution.
  • Familiar with the Oakland Schools Reading and Writing Workshop and willing to incorporate that into classroom teaching.
  • At least two years of successful teaching experience, preferably in Early Elementary education.

The Archdiocese of Detroit is an equal opportunity employer that does not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital or other legally protected status. Job ID:105228