Middle School Social Studies Teacher

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

Hours per week: 40

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Integrate Gospel values and attitudes that guide students in their acquisition of social studies concepts, historical themes, and influential cultures of the past and present.
  • Effectively implement a grade-level appropriate social studies curriculum, while purposefully enhancing critical thinking skills and providing learners the opportunity to explore Diocese of Raleigh social studies standards and objectives.
  • Demonstrate mastery of subject-area content, create cross-curricular connections, and design rigorous instructional plans that include higher order thinking skills and opportunities for learners to evaluate and apply knowledge to diverse situations.
  • 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 learning experiences using research-based instruction and rigorous assessments to assess multiple levels of content and skills, including the use of student data to inform instruction.
  • Exhibit a strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement and high expectations for student learning.
  • Cultivate ongoing communication and positive relationships with parents, students, and colleagues, including ongoing collaboration with the middle school team.
  • Contribute to a positive Catholic school culture driven by continuous professional growth, improvement, and collegial collaboration, all in the light of Gospel teachings.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum level of Education  Hold at least a Bachelor’s degree in Education or History
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience
    • Years of related work experience 2 or more years of teaching experience
    • Area of related work experience Education/Teaching

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hold a current North Carolina Teaching License for Gr. 7-12 Social Studies, or an equivalent out-of-state license

St. Michael Catholic School is seeking a dynamic, knowledgeable, and engaging middle school 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.

Position Start Date: Immediately after hiring process is complete