First Grade Teacher

St. Mark Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Wilmington, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Ideal candidates should be skilled in the use of research-based best practices in order to effectively engage all 1st grade students in a challenging and rigorous learning environment where student academic growth and achievement is maximized.
  • Performance of professional responsibilities not limited to planning lessons, preparing instructional material, taking attendance, signing in and out daily, serving on staff committees, conferring with parents, maintaining positive relationships
  • Teach religion to 1st grade students
  • Completion of requirements for obtaining/maintaining a current license with the Diocese and the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.

Minimum Requirements

  • Certified by the state of NC in Elementary Education or certified in another state and able to transfer certifications
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing with the church
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience
    • Years of related work experience : 2-3+
    • Area of related work experience: Elementary classroom teacher

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understand the content, create cross-curricular connections, and design instructional plans that include higher order thinking skills and acquisition of deeper content knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to provide a differentiated instructional environment that incorporates a wide range of instructional strategies, including cooperative and project based learning, independent and small group activities with hands-on learning experiences.
  • Incorporate the seamless integration of technology and naturally infuse 21st Century skills in lessons that support the school's instructional program and goals
  • Willingness to contribute to a positive, Catholic school culture and participate in school activities beyond the classroom
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and professional learning to support the students and mission of St. Mark Catholic School

School Mission

St. Mark is a Catholic school committed to educating the whole child academically, spiritually, and physically.  St. Mark Catholic School strives for academic excellence by instilling in each student Christian values, confidence, and a desire to be effective leaders of tomorrow.

Position Start Date: 08/2020