2024-2025 Middle School Math Teacher (St Theresa Catholic School)
Diocese of Austin Catholic Schools
Location: Austin, Texas
Type: Full Time
Salary: $50,000 - Salary
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 1101290
Why we are the right fit for you
St. Theresa Catholic School is a beautiful 22-acre campus in the heart of Austin, Texas. We have a team of dedicated teachers and an amazingly generous parent community. Our mission is to develop all students to their full potential by educating them in a Catholic and academically excellent environment, preparing them to share God's love through a life of faith and service. We seek you, a motivated and passionate educator to join us in achieving our mission. The rolling hills of Northwest Austin are calling you, come join our family and be inspired by educational, physical, and spiritual excellence!
The Middle School Math Teacher at St. Theresa Catholic School skillfully nurtures and facilitates our students' spiritual, emotional, academic, and social development. This position has decision-making responsibilities within the school policies, philosophy, organization, and curriculum framework. This is a full-time position hired and evaluated by the school Principal.
Top candidates will have
the passion to make a difference in the lives of middle school children.
the patience in lovingly meeting students' spiritual, academic, behavioral, social, and emotional needs.
the creativity to make learning both fun and meaningful.
the professionalism to handle the educational, logistical, and interpersonal challenges of working in a team.
the dedication to your profession and a desire to continually improve.
Catholic schools in the Diocese of Austin are canonically obedient to the bishop and assist him in fulfilling his ministry and canonical obligations. Pastors, presidents, and principals serve as leaders of the schools to make Christ's mission present and endure in the schools. To fulfill Christ's mission, the school leaders employ suitable, chosen collaborators, sharing with them Christ's mission and entrusting various responsibilities to them.
Teach students in a classroom setting, managing their work output in the classroom and behavior daily.
Develop teaching and learning materials for use in class, including lesson plans, exams and homework, homework and projects, and assignments that use all student skills.
Modify lesson plans and materials as needed to make them suitable for students' current learning levels.
Monitor and track student progress and issue grades.
Maintain relationships with parents and legal guardians of students to keep them informed of their child's progress.
Work collaboratively with other teachers and administrators to provide individualized support for each student as needed.
Ensure that students meet educational standards and school performance goals for their grade level.
Maintain a work schedule that maximizes availability to students, parents, and staff.
Support and uphold the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school.
Act as a witness to Gospel values by modeling the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.
Continuously grow in your ministry by participating in religious ceremonies, training sessions, and reflection activities as directed.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Knowledge of subjects taught, instructional methods and strategies, and curriculum differentiation.
Knowledge of child development, learning, and behavior.
Skill in handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
Skill in pacing and differentiating instruction.
Skill in motivating and engaging students in the learning process.
Skill in organizing and relating information in an understandable format.
Skill in using job-appropriate technology.
Skill in critical thinking and planning.
Bachelor's degree in the subject taught or related field from an accredited American university or equivalent in a foreign country.
Previous experience preferred.
A practicing Catholic is preferred.
Certifications and Training:
Valid Texas driver's license.
Must maintain compliance with the Diocese of Austin Ethics and Integrity in Ministry (EIM) policies throughout employment.
Must meet the minimum requirements for the teaching field as set forth by the Diocese and TCCBED.
Must meet staff development guidelines as set forth by the Diocese and school administration.
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Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Austin is a community of parents, teachers and administrators, clergy and religious with values rooted in the Catholic Faith, all working together to provide our students with a strong foundation for life. The Office of Catholic Schools, in service to principals and communities, assists Catholic schools in the formation of its members in their spiritual, intellectual, emotional, physical and social lives. The schools, in turn, provide opportunities for its students, families, faculty, staff and board members to grow in a commitment to be faithful disciples of Jesus Christ. The office also coordinates accreditation, curriculum, testing, training and policy development for the approximately 571 teachers serving in the schools. All of the diocesan schools follow an accreditation process that is prescribed by the Texas Catholic Conference, approved by the Texas Education Agency, and directed by the diocesan superintendent’s office.
Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Austin form a unified school system made up of 22 Catholic schools ranging from Pre-K to 12th grade that collectively educate over 5,300 students across Central Texas. The entire schoo...l system stretches from the city of West in the north to Buda in the south, and from Bryan-College Station area in the east to Killeen in the west.