Elementary Teacher 

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Brunswick, GA
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Implement lesson plans consistent with curriculum guidelines and Diocesan standards utilizing techniques to motivate, challenge, and engage students
  • Provide a grade-appropriate instructional program of engaging and interactive activities/lessons for middle grade levels
  • Integrate technology effectively into the classroom  
  • Be responsible for the safety and active supervision of students at all times and for strong classroom management
  • Assess and document student progress in coordination with resources, progress monitoring, and assessments
  • Interact effectively and respond to all parent communication in a professional, empathetic, and timely manner
  • Participate in faculty meetings, committees, and professional development opportunities
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Principal 

Minimum Requirements

  • Maintain high professional standards consistent with the mission of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School and the teachings of the Catholic Church
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers, staff, and administration  
  • Possess a high level of computer and technology skills, organizational skills, and the ability to multitask
  • Hold a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary or Secondary Education from an Accredited College or University
  • Eligible for a Georgia Teaching Certificate in Early Childhood Education  (P-5)

St. Francis Xavier Catholic School is a PK-8 grade National Blue-Ribbon School of Excellence in Brunswick, Georgia, is seeking an energetic, exemplary, and passionate full-time middle school Social Studies and English Language Arts teacher who desires to work in a supportive faith community.  Applicants will implement a STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, English, Arts, Math) curriculum while integrating Catholic faith and values, treating each student as a unique child of God in a safe, supportive, and challenging academic environment.  The ideal candidate will have elementary school teaching experience and will be tasked with promoting instructional engagement through stimulating presentations, active participation, assessment, and techniques that ensure mastery of content.   This candidate must have an understanding of the nature and needs of an adolescent between the ages of 11 and 14, and accept the challenge of nurturing the student’s intellectual, social, emotional, and spiritual development. 

Position Start Date: 08/01/2021