Elementary Teacher

Our Lady of Lourdes
Employment Type
Full Time
Raleigh, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 37.5

Position Summary:

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School is seeking a full-time Elementary Grade teacher. This position will perform professional responsibilities including but not limited to planning preparing, teaching, and interacting with students in a professional way that challenges students to reach their individual potential. This educator will implement the educational mission, philosophy, goals and objectives of the school both at the Diocesan and parish level. This educator will work collaboratively with colleagues and seek professional growth; cultivate trust and partnerships with families; model a lived faith for others; inspire students to be positive leaders, critical thinkers, and creative problem solvers. The individual that fulfills this position will carry out duties as assigned by the principal, including but not limited to the responsibilities below.

Key responsibilities:

  • Integrate values and attitudes that guide students in evaluating and applying content in the light of Gospel teachings
  • Effectively implement a grade-level appropriate curriculum and demonstrate mastery of subject-area content.
  • Explore standards and objectives from the Diocese of Raleigh curricula through cross-curricular connections, and design rigorous instructional plans that include higher order thinking skills and acquisition of deeper content knowledge
  • Incorporate the seamless integration of technology that support the school’s instructional program and goals.
  • Develop and implement hands-on learning experiences using research-based instruction-including effective small group instruction – and design rigorous assessments to assess multiple levels of content and skills.
  • Cultivate ongoing communication and positive relationships with parents, students, and colleagues.
  • Contribute to a positive Catholic school culture driven by continuous professional and spiritual growth, the striving for academic excellence, and a commitment to collegial collaboration.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Hold at least a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary education.
  • Hold a current North Carolina Teaching License for Grade K-6, or an equivalent out-of-state license.
  • 2 or more years of Education/Teaching experience is preferred.
  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing background and reference checks.
  • Must complete diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training.

Position Start Date: 08/01/2024