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English Teacher

La Salle College Preparatory (Pasadena)

Posted

2020-02-20

Expires

2020-03-20

Description

La Salle College Preparatory is seeking a dynamic English educator to teach in a variety of courses. The English Department collaborates to provide a curriculum that is rich is developing proper writing skills and critical reading. We are committed to providing a curriculum that meets the needs of all students through innovative learning activities, real world applications and connections across academic disciplines. MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY • Design and/or implement courses and units that effectively promote department outcomes and adhere to the scope and sequence as determined by the department; • Plan what students will learn, how they will learn and how they will be assessed within a framework that features common assignments and assessments appropriate to the grade level within the academic discipline; • Engage students in an active, effective learning environment; • Collaborate with peers to develop, review and improve curriculum; • Provide regular and varied assessments of student learning to compile appropriate grades and properly determine what and how all students are learning; • Communicate consistently with students, parents and school personnel; • Work with appropriate administrators, the Learning Specialist, and/or counselors to support students that may have special learning needs; • Keep current and complete grading and attendance records; • La Salle looks to employ faculty and staff who share its core values of being compassionate, collaborative, enthusiastic, and humble

Requirements

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS • Undergraduate degree in English and/or Humanities; • Ability to work collaboratively to promote student learning; • Teaching credential or work toward it. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS • Experience working with high school students; • Experience as a classroom teacher; • Facility with web-based learning and/or digital resources; • Master’s Degree in English or single subject teaching credential • Experience in a Catholic high school setting. La Salle College Preparatory will offer a competitive salary. Position begins August 2020. Founded by the Brothers of the Christian Schools in 1956, La Salle High School of Pasadena, CA is the only Catholic co-educational high school in the northern San Gabriel Valley. The school curriculum is college preparatory as 99% of the graduates matriculate to higher education. Our current enrollment of 650 students represents a diverse population reflective of our surrounding communities. We offer a full range of co-curricular and athletic opportunities for our student body. For more information, please visit our website at www.lasallehs.org. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to: employment@lasallehs.org

Information/Application Contact

La Salle College Preparatory (Pasadena)

3880 East Sierra Madre Boulevard

Pasadena, CA 91107

employment@lasallehs.org