Website Green Bay Area Catholic Education, Inc. (GRACE) - Green Bay, WI Green Bay, Wisconsin
Green Bay Area Catholic Education, Inc. – GRACE/St. John Paul II Classical School is looking for a Latin Teacher for the 2024-25 school year for 6th through 8th grades. This position is flexible for a desired schedule and would be about 5 hours a week during the school year.
Teachers are to joyfully immerse their students into the beauty of Catholic classical education. This will not only help students to love the true, good, and beautiful, but will help to establish the authentically Catholic culture that we strive to promote. All teachers must have the ability to work collaboratively with their colleagues.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in the field of Latin/Classics or related field.
Highly self-motivated, self-disciplined strong team player with ability to work independently or as part of a larger team
• Must possess exceptional organizational abilities: perform multiple projects, prioritize and provide attention to detail and respect deadlines
• Must demonstrate awareness of sensitive issues and ability to exercise good judgment in relating to public, faculty and staff, boards, volunteers and donors
• Ability to analyze and relate data in comprehensible presentations, notes and materials
• Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to communicate passionately, clearly and concisely in writing and orally
• Maintains a positive relationship with parents, and communicates regularly to create a secure environment for children
Recognizes and supports the unique Catholic mission of SJPII and GRACE, and builds virtues and Catholic culture into all school activities.
Gives evidence of lived Gospel values.
Assumes an active role in building the faith community of the school.
Demonstrates effective planning skills, and collaboration with other staff members.
Demonstrates competence in the teaching process and content.
Demonstrates the ability to actively assess students in a classical curriculum.
Establishes a consistent disciplinary approach which promotes independence and positive self image in alignment with school-wide and GRACE System policies and rules.
Maintains a disciplined, organized, joyful and safe learning environment in accordance with school,
GRACE System, and Diocesan policies.
Works cooperatively and effectively with the administration and all staff members.
Interacts with students in a joyful, respectful, friendly, and just manner.
Maintains positive relationships with parents, and keeps parents informed regarding student progress through regular communication and effective parent-teacher conferences.
Professional Responsibilities and Growth
Maintains a professional manner.
Handles confidential information with discretion.
Seeks professional growth opportunities.
Interprets school programs and policies to the local community in a positive manner.
Is punctual and attends all required professional days/events.
Can fulfill any other responsibilities as assigned by the Headmaster.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Minimum of a BA/BS in an appropriate subject area
Be willing to pledge fidelity to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church
Have knowledge of the classical educational method and be open to learning more.
Successful completion of legal background check and VIRTUS training
Be a practicing Catholic who joyfully strives to live in conformity with the Magisterium of the Catholic Church
St. John Paul II Classical School provides a classical education rooted in centuries of Catholic faith and tradition. Our academic program encourages students to develop intellectual ability, make moral decisions,
and solidify Catholic virtues. Our classical curriculum is led by Catholic teachers who truly care about all of their students. They are attentive to each child’s education and catechetical formation. We are guided by the
Latin phrase, “Scientia, Fides, Caritas,” (Knowledge, Faith, Charity), which is at the core of our Christ centered
community of faith, hope, and love.
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