Middle School Science and Social Studies Teacher

Location:
Most Holy Trinity1229 LaBrosse StDetroit, MI 48226
Category:
Teacher - PK-8
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Position Description

Job Description
The Catholic school teacher respects Catholic values and aids students in Christian formation by exemplifying Catholic living, both in and out of the classroom. Given that Catholic schools educate their students to promote the kingdom of God, it is important that all teachers are role models for students, exemplifying Catholic teachings and values in their lives and in their actions.
The teacher is accountable to the principal to provide education to the grades and/or subjects assigned, to implement Most Holy Trinity School philosophy, to follow the policies of the Most Holy Trinity School and the Archdiocese of Detroit and adheres to the directives set by school administration.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Cultivates a classroom atmosphere conducive to learning
  • Maintains classroom management
  • Organizes and prepares resources for students
  • Incorporates technology to effectively create a 21st century learning environments within the classroom
  • Teaches assigned subjects
  • Leads daily prayer and participates in school liturgies
  • Assists students as needed
  • Supervises areas as assigned
  • Escorts students to specialty classes and other areas as assigned
  • Communicates professionally and in a timely manner with parents
  • Plans instruction carefully and implements effectively
  • Evaluates and grades students’ work
  • Cooperates with the principal and staff in the planning and development of curriculum
  • Performs duties as requested by the principal.
 
Record Keeping Duties
  • Maintains grades and prepares grade reports via MyMHT
  • Records daily attendance of students via MyMHT
  • Completes all required forms and reports
 
Meetings and Organizations
  • Attends faculty meetings, in‐service meetings, and other meetings as needed
 
Job Specification
  • Actively engages in professional development
  • Participates and meets the requirements of Sustaining the Mission and maintains the appropriate level of certification.

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.

Job Qualifications
  • Practicing Catholic
  • Current teaching certification issued by the State of Michigan
  • Bachelor’s degree in education
  • Adhere to policy and procedure set forth in Personnel Manuel
  • Completion of background checks and Safe Environment training prior to employment
  • Previous elementary teaching experience preferred.
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:105947