MIddle School Religion Teacher

Location:
St. Regis Catholic School3691 Lincoln DrBloomfield Hills, MI 48301
Category:
Teacher - PK-8
Apply To:
Please send:
Current Resume
Cover Letter
Credentials 

via email to Katie Brydges, Principal (Katie.Brydges@stregis.org)
AND Heather Sofran, Assistant Principal (Heather.Sofran@stregis.org)

Position Description

St. Regis Catholic School is looking to hire a full-time teacher to teach six sections of Religion in 5th, 7th, and 8th grades.  The position also works collaboratively with the Faith Formation director to plan masses and organize religious celebrations like an annual May Crowning.  This position also supports the preparation for the sacrament of Confirmation.  

We are looking for a dynamic, faith filled individual that is not afraid to live their faith and is ready and willing to help build Disciples of Christ.

Catechist Certification is required to teach religion in the Archdiocese of Detroit.  Teaching certificate is not mandatory but is preferred. 

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.

  • Recognizes and supports the unique Catholic Mission of the school by speaking, acting, and instructing consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • Gives evidence of lived Gospel values by being an active member of a faith community and being open to the importance of personal faith journey; strives to model the teaching of Jesus by attitude and example.
  • Help build the school’s faith community by a demonstrated willingness to participate in and plan school religious and service activities.
  • Demonstrate effective planning skills by religion lessons designed to implement stated goals and objectives and by incorporating school and diocesan curriculum objectives in lesson plans.
  • Demonstrate competence in teaching by demonstrating current, thorough knowledge of math and language arts curriculum and be able to communicate effectively with students; be able to organize classroom learning and materials to maximize student time on tasks as well as motivate student learning.
  • Develop and use effective methods of evaluation that are directly related to the religion curriculum objectives and to concepts and skills taught; consistently and effectively evaluate student progress.
  • Establish a consistent disciplinary approach which promotes self-direction and positive self-image; set high standards for student behavior and manage inappropriate behavior effectively.
  • Maintain a functional and pleasant learning environment
  • Work effectively with all staff members to promote positive relationships with students and parents.
  • At all times demonstrate professional responsibility in enforcing school policies and regulations.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information, display sound judgment in dress and general behavior.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
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:105604