KINDERGARTEN TEACHER

St. Mary Elementary - Shrewsbury ( learn more )

Diocese of Worcester

Shrewsbury, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3896990
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : May 21, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 29, 2022

Job Description

Job Description: Saint Mary School in Shrewsbury is seeking a Kindergarten Teacher for the 2022-2022 school year to become part of our Early Childhood Team. The individual will be responsible for establishing a faith-based, nurturing, and child-centered environment which focuses on the development of the whole child.

Minimal Qualifications: The ideal candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in the area of early childhood education and has completed the requirements of a Massachusetts Teaching License (PreK-2).

Prior classroom experience preferred.

The candidate must also successfully complete a criminal history and background check (CORI), fingerprinting, and safe environment (VIRTUS) training.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Recognize and support the mission of the school by speaking, acting, and instructing consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church

· Possess a caring and kind personality, hard-working nature, and strong interpersonal skills

· Supervise and accept responsibility for the safety and well-being of all students

· Recognize and support the academic and social/emotional needs of each child

· Demonstrate current, thorough knowledge of a developmentally appropriate curriculum and implement instruction in an effective, engaging, and creative manner

· Organize classroom learning and materials to maximize student time on tasks and motivate student learning

· Establish a consistent disciplinary approach which promotes self-direction and positive self- image

· Understand the importance of play as a critical component of a strong early childhood program

· Incorporate technology into the learning environment in a proficient manner

· Communicate clearly and effectively with students, parents, and colleagues (including written, verbal, public speaking, and presentation skills)

· Maintain complete and accurate record keeping through the use of formal and informal assessments and observations and effectively communicate this information to parents

· Demonstrate, at all times, professional responsibility in enforcing diocesan and school policies and regulations

· Maintain confidentiality of information and comply with employee standards of conduct

· Perform other duties as assigned by the principal and attend required meetings and events throughout the school year

Interested candidates should email cover letters and resumes to our school Principal. Magda Harrison, magda.harrison@stmarysparish.org
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The Diocese of Worcester does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices (consistent with those religious exemptions provided in statutory and constitutional law) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Job Requirements

    • Teacher Certification
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Magda Harrison , Principal
    • 16 Summer St
    • Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 01545

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