Under the general supervision of the School Principal, to facilitate student success and growth in academic and interpersonal skills through implementing Archdiocesan approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress/activities/outcomes; addressing specific educational needs of individual students and by creating a flexible, safe and optimal learning environment; and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, goals, etc.
Supports and upholds the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
Acts as a witness to Gospel values by modeling the teachings of the Catholic Church
Supports and adheres to the policies and procedures of the school and Archdiocese of San Antonio, including the Religious Standards for Catholic School Employees
Maintains confidentiality regarding school matters
Directs and evaluates the learning experience of the student in both curricular and extracurricular activities
Provides guidance to student that promotes his or her welfare and Christian educational development; refers students with problems to those qualified to help
Carries out carefully constructed lesson plans and maintains documentation of instructional planning
Carries out the disciplinary policies of the school
Attends and participates in PTC, faculty and Archdiocesan meetings
Attends and participates in the scheduled number of In-Service days required by TCCED and the Archdiocese
Communicates effectively with students, parents, and other professionals
Demonstrates professionalism in conduct, demeanor, and work habits
Maintains a work schedule that maximizes availability to the school, students and staff
Keeps records of attendance, checks home assignments, grades papers and completes report cards
Supervises extracurricular activities as assigned
Supervises arrival and dismissal of students and assists in the supervision of students as needed
Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators.
Note: The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities. It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility.
Uses standard office equipment such as personal computers, printer, copy and fax machines, and telephone.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the basic teachings of the Catholic Church
Knowledge of curriculum, instructional methods/strategies, and curriculum differentiation
Knowledge of child development, learning and behavior
Able to manage student behavior
Able to communicate effectively in both written and verbal form
Able to work well with others in a school community
Skill in handling multiple tasks simultaneously
Skill in job appropriate technology
Skill in critical thinking and planning
Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
Works in standard office and school building environments.
Bachelors from an accredited college or university and
12 credit hours in education courses or a valid, appropriate state teaching certificate
Texas State Certification in the appropriate grade level preferred.
Successful prior teaching experience for the appropriate grade level is a plus.
FLSA Status: Exempt
Equal Opportunity Employer
Archdiocese Of San Antonio