Grade 6 ELA & Social Studies Teacher

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Cary, NC
Posted Date

Hours Per Week:  40 (Full-time)

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions:

  • 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 English/Language Arts and Social Studies 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.
  • Foster a love of literature by selecting texts that encourage students to experience the world through a Catholic lens.
  • Incorporate the seamless integration of technology and naturally infuse 21st Century skills in lessons that support the school’s instructional program and goals.
  • Develop and implement hands-on, interdisciplinary learning experiences using research-based instruction - including effective small group instruction - and design rigorous assessments to assess multiple levels of content and skills.
  • Exhibit a strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement and high expectations for student learning.
  • Cultivate ongoing professional 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:

  • Minimum level of Education  Hold at least a Bachelor’s degree in Education related field
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience:
    • Years of related work experience 2 or more years of teaching experience.
    • Area of related work experience Education/Teaching.
  • Satisfactory completion of criminal background and reference checks.
  • Completion of Diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire.  

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hold a current K-6 North Carolina Teaching License, a related content area license, or an equivalent out-of-state license.

Position Start Date: 12/05/2022

Posting Expiry Date: 01/02/2022 or until the position is filled with the ideal candidate.

St. Michael Catholic School is seeking a dynamic, knowledgeable, and engaging Grade 6 English Language Arts and Social Studies teacher.  St. Michael provides a Christ-centered Catholic education, with a focus on academic excellence, and the development of the whole person, through our core values of reverence, service, and leadership.