Stone Ridge is seeking a Long Term Substitute Third Grade Teacher from April 11, 2018 through June 8, 2018.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten. With over 700 students, and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
The Long Term Substitute Third Grade Teacher is responsible for teaching all academic courses in her/his grade level in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Lower School, s/he creates and updates plans for content and continuity of curriculum. S/he actively plans with the full time classroom teacher, in advance of her leave; likewise, the Long Term Substitute Third Grade Teacher collaborates with Learning Strategists and the Lower School Educational Technologist to support all students. The Long Term Substitute Third Grade Teacher attends all faculty and employee meetings. S/he maintains good communication with families about student progress through regular progress reports, report cards, and responses to parents’ inquiries.
Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at https://www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and a cover letter to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format. The deadline for applications is January 3, 2018.
The ideal candidate has experience teaching in independent and/or Catholic schools and possesses a Bachelor’s in a relevant field. S/he demonstrates genuine affection for children, a record of successful teaching at this age/grade level, a capacity for working with a range of learning abilities, and experience with integrating appropriate educational technologies into the teaching environment. S/he demonstrates strong writing and communication skills, a capacity for organization, creativity, and flexibility.
Additional Salary Information: Long-term substitute teachers are paid at an hourly rate of $18.12, which is equivalent to $145.00 per day.
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is an independent, Catholic, all-girls, mission-driven, student-centered educational community of over 650 students, Early Childhood Program through 12th Grade, in Bethesda, MD. Rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education – personal and active faith in God, deep respect for intellectual values,... social awareness which impels to action, the building of community as a Christian value, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom – Stone Ridge draws motivated students from throughout the Washington, DC area.