The school seeks an experienced Science Teacher who is involved in the community and dedicated to carrying out the mission of the school. This position is a full-time, exempt faculty position. The employee will work for 10 months of the year. The hired employee will report to the department chair. This position needs a dynamic, innovative educator to teach at multiple high school levels including Honors or AP courses. Responsibilities include teaching assigned sections of courses, leading an advisory, participating in on-going community service projects and retreats with students and fellow teachers, and opportunity to design and implement elective courses.
Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:
•Demonstrate a positive attitude towards students, staff, and faculty. • Be passionate about pedagogy and collaborative work. • Dedicated to carrying out the mission of the school. • Possess wide-ranging academic preparation. • Be fully committed to the development of a well-rounded student. • Willing to work closely with colleagues on departmental objectives. • Expected to contribute to our Winter Term, a 3-week term during which diverse opportunities are offered for classes, academic travel, and internships. • Have strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and a commitment to both the developmental needs of adolescents and to education. • Have a commitment to diversity in all aspects of school life and reflect an appreciation of lifelong learning.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: • Positive attitude towards students, staff and faculty • Strong interpersonal skills and effective communication (written and verbal) • Exceptional organization, time management and prioritization skills
Minimum Qualifications: • Must have a Bachelor’s degree and prior years of experience
About St. Michael's Catholic Academy
St. Michael’s Catholic Academy in Austin, TX, is a Christ-centered, college preparatory learning community, inspiring lives of service, courage, personal integrity, and intellectual curiosity. We are distinguished by our Catholic tradition, a welcoming and diverse community, excellent academic programs and a variety of extracurricular activities.