Middle School Teacher

Location:
St. William135 O’FlahertyWalled Lake, MI 48390
Category:
Teacher - PK-8
Apply To:
Please send Cover Letter
Resume
Three Letters of Recommendation
Faith Statement
To:Betsy Gabrish
Principal
bgabrish@stwilliam-school.com

Position Description

St. William Catholic School located in Walled Lake, Mi is committed to God’s call to our children and families to become joyful missionary disciples of Jesus Christ, and our school to equip them for their sacred mission. We exist to provide a school environment in which Christ is encountered and discipleship is fostered through the teaching and practice of Catholic Traditions, Values, and Doctrine, while challenging each student to academic excellence.
 
God has entrusted St. William to provide a new model for Catholic School Leadership in which the gifts of many make up an Advisory Board along with the Spiritual and Academic Leadership of the Principal. We join the AOD in radically overhauling our school and it structure.
 
Due to a recent retirement we are seeking a full time or part time Middle School teacher to join our staff in bringing our students closer to Christ and equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to grow and develop.

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.

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.  Must hold certification in Language Arts and Science  for a full -time position or an endorsement in Language Arts or Science for a part time position. All teachers who are catechist,(teachers of religion), must be certified by the Department of Evangelization, Catechesis and Schools.
Valid teaching certificate
Catechist Certification (willing to obtain certification)
Successful teaching experience preferred

 MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Instructional Strategies


·      Design and implement lesson plans that integrate Gospel values into the core curriculum. 
·      Recognizes and supports the unique Catholic Mission of the school by speaking, acting, and
       instructing consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church.    .
·      Implement the Encounter, Grow, Witness model to teach religion standards.
·      Apply differentiated instruction and assessment that improves achievement for all learners in a 
       learner-centered and collaborative environment.
·      Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that 
       reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned.
·      Collaboratively work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and 
       methods of instruction.
·      Implement research-based practices including Reading and Writing Workshops and differentiated     
       instruction.
·      Be able to implement STEM and Science Standards into lesson planning and instruction.
·      Consistently create a high level of active student engagement and student-led learning.
·      Use technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process including iPads, smart boards and online 
       instructional platforms
 
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:105578