K-5 Teacher

Immaculata Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Durham, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Position Summary:

Immaculata Catholic School in Durham, NC is seeking a K-5 Teacher. Lead teachers in grades K-5 are uniquely situated to make a lasting, positive impact on students. Responsible for the instruction of all core subjects, lead teachers plan, and design lessons daily designed to engage all students of various ability levels and gifts in the classroom. Believing that we are all beloved and unique, lead teachers aim to differentiate instruction daily so that remediation and extension are ongoing for all students. Lead teachers are also collaborative team-builders, working with grade-level teams, parents, resource teachers and administrators to support students by adjusting the classroom experience, creating plans for students, or sharing information more regularly. A strong lead teaching candidate is devoted to the craft of teaching as an art and is dedicated to connecting with students in order to form them intellectually, socially and spiritually.

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute lessons based on the Diocese of Raleigh curriculum for your grade-level (K-5).
  • Organize and plan homeroom activities for students in a single homeroom.
  • Coordinate and plan both curricular and extra-curricular activities with teacher teams at grade-level and division. 
  • Assess student performance and communicate clearly to students and parents.
  • Participate in committees, PLCs, division and other school-wide collaborative initiatives.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and NC Teaching License (or clear path to licensure) required.
  • At least 1 year of teaching experience related to K-12 education.
  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing criminal background and reference checks.
  • Must complete diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Degree in Education
  • Spanish Speaking Proficiency

Position Start Date: (08/01/2024)