Latin Teacher – High School - Begins August 12, 2021
Latin - full time teaching position
Reports to: Modern and Classical Languages Department Chair, Dean of Academics, Principal
Mission: St. Edward High School, a Catholic School in the Holy Cross tradition, seeks to educate the hearts and minds of young men to have the competence to see and the courage to act as men of hope for the transformation of the world.
Goals: Saint Edward High School, an IB World School, encourages our students to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners with international awareness.
Latin Teacher Duties:
∙ Teaches full-time, including 5 periods plus assigned duties;
∙ Follows course objectives of the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program curriculum (MYP) format for grades 9-10, and Diploma Program (DP) format for grades 11-12;
∙ Works collaboratively with fellow teachers to design and deliver authentic instruction and assessment of Latin skills
∙ Works with other departments to provide interdisciplinary support and to develop cross-curricular units ∙ Maintains classroom control and pupil behavior allowing everyone the opportunity to learn ∙ Works directly with team teachers to provide assistance and support for struggling students in the second language area
∙ Communicates with counselors, learning professionals, parents and students to maintain a positive learning experience and identify any problems or difficulties
∙ Communicates with parents and students by posting lesson plans and grades on a regular basis based on contract specifications
∙ Works with entire Language Acquisition Department to order and request instructional materials (including texts) to maintain or improve current inventory
∙ Pursues professional development field on a regular basis following all State of Ohio requirements for a valid State of Ohio teaching license
∙ Maintains flexible hours within contract specifications, providing time before or after school for additional help, individualized instruction, mentoring or guidance in independent projects ∙ Supports the mission of St. Edward High School and upholds the pillars of Faith, Excellence, Relationships and Servant Leadership
∙ Participates in other department and community activities related to outreach, admissions, and the like
∙ State of Ohio license in Latin or non-tax teaching certificate
∙ Writing and reading fluency in Latin
∙ Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Master’s degree preferred
∙ Proven teaching or instructional experience
St. Edward High School provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate based on race, age, sex, color, disability, or national origin in its recruitment, employment, assignment, termination, compensation practice and selection for in-service or training or other benefits. Nor does the school discriminate because of religion where religion is not considered by the school to be significant to the position. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package including a 403(b) and a pension plan.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.