Job: Full-Time Elementary Teacher
Grade: 3rd Grade
Pay Type and Range: Salary $38,638+ based on education and work experience
Benefits: life, medical, dental, and eye insurance available; teacher assistance fund
Description: Blessed Sacrament Catholic School is seeking a caring, cooperative, and motivated third grade teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. The Elementary School Teacher is a qualified professional educator who meets the requirements to teach in a Catholic school in the Archdiocese of Denver. The teacher is hired by and directly accountable to the principal. The teacher is expected to abide by the policies and procedures of the local school, the Archdiocese of Denver, and the Office of Catholic Schools. The teacher cooperates with the principal and staff in providing an environment that promotes the ministry of Catholic education.
Education and Experience:
-Requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree, preferably in education;
-Requires appropriate state licensure for teaching;
-Compliance with Safe Environment requirements (after being hired).
-Be a fully initiated Catholic in the communion of the Catholic Church and intentionally living out the five precepts of the Church (CCC 2041-2043);
-Refrain from promotion or approval of, or the living out of, any conduct or lifestyle that would reflect discredit or disgrace on, or cause scandal in relationship to, the Archdiocese of Denver, or considered to be in contradiction with Catholic doctrine or morals;
-Experience working with children;
-Requires lifting up to 40 pounds and carrying up to 40 pounds;
-Going up and down multiple flights of stairs daily;
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
-The duties of the Catholic School Teacher will include but are not limited to:
-Teach and act in accordance with doctrinal and moral teachings of the Catholic Church;
-Know, teach, and act consistently in accordance with the mission, philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Blessed Sacrament Catholic school;
-Provide grade appropriate instructional program following the curriculum of the Archdiocese of Denver, including lesson planning, classroom preparation, and assessment of each student's performance;
-Provide formation for the Sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation;
-Provide grade appropriate extended or enrichment opportunities;
Maintain state licensure;
-Communicate regularly with parents/guardians, colleagues, and principal;
-Participate in all Archdiocese of Denver in-service and training programs, and participate in all local school sponsored professional development and training programs and initiatives unless exempted or excused by principal;
-Attend all required faculty and staff meetings, unless exempted or excused by principal;
-Cooperate with the principal and staff members in school related meetings, activities, and projects;
-Maintain a safe, orderly, and secure learning and work environment;
-Follows established procedures to ensure the safety and welfare of students;
-Perform teaching duties and all other duties as assigned by the school principal.
To apply: Please email your resume to Brooke Urban at [email protected]. All applicants must also apply to the Archdiocese of Denver either before or after being hired for a teaching position.