Saint Joseph School, located in the city of Hawthorne (near LAX), serves students in Transitional Kindergarten to Eighth Grade. Our community provides a rigorous the faith-filled Catholic education and form students to become committed Catholics, academic achievers, self-aware individuals, and globally aware citizens.
We are seeking a dynamic individual who is passionate about education and is dedicated to ensuring that all students are progressing to join our team. This teacher position will begin in August 2022. Pay will be commensurate with teaching experience and education.
Our ideal candidate will:
Plan for lessons that are engaging and allow students to practice the mastery of targeted skills.
Implement lesson plans and instruction that is hands on and rigorous.
Develop lessons and assessments that challenge our students.
Be knowledgeable in education pedagogy and effective teaching strategies especially in language arts.
Demonstrates a love for reading and writing.
Collaborate with colleagues and attend faculty meetings and professional development opportunities.
Be a model of Christ’s love and demonstrate enthusiasm for learning.
Knowledgeable about the Catholic faith.
Nurture relationships with our school community.
Possesses a minimum Bachelor’s Degree; MA and teaching credential is preferred
Experienced in working with young children in a classroom setting
Is proficient in using technology and other online platforms
Demonstrates effective classroom management
Possesses a positive attitude, resiliency, and a desire for professional growth
Is open to learn from students and colleagues and is collaborative
Communicates clearly both verbally and written- Bilingual in Spanish is a plus
St. Joseph School (Hawthorne)
11886 Acacia Ave.
Hawthorne, CA firstname.lastname@example.org