Website Spirit and Grace Academy Omaha/Elkhorn, Nebraska

Spirit and Grace Academy in Elkhorn, NE is seeking a vibrant and passionate Catholic educator to join our team as a full-time middle school English Language Arts teacher starting July 2024. We are dedicated to fostering a dynamic learning environment where faith, intellect, and character flourish.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver engaging and interactive instruction rooted in Catholic values, nurturing students’ intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual growth.
  • Embrace a collaborative teaching approach, working closely with colleagues to create a holistic learning experience.
  • Cultivate a love for learning and literature while integrating a liberal arts perspective into the curriculum.
  • Implement Socratic teaching methods and demonstrate a high level of content mastery in English language arts.
  • Foster a classroom environment that encourages critical thinking, creativity, and a deep appreciation for poetic knowledge.
  • Uphold the principles of classical education, with a focus on developing students’ moral imagination and understanding of the Catholic worldview.

Qualifications:

  • Actively practicing Catholic with a strong desire to share the faith with students.
  • Bachelor’s degree in education or related field.
  • Experience teaching English language arts, preferably in a middle school setting.
  • Familiarity with classical education principles is preferred but not required.
  • Commitment to integrating Catholic values into all aspects of curriculum and instruction.

Additional Information:

  • Competitive salary based on educational background and experience, with opportunities for performance-based increases.
  • We welcome applicants transitioning from other careers who possess a passion for education and a willingness to learn.
  • Full-time position, Monday through Friday.

Join us in fulfilling our mission to support parents in nurturing their children’s Catholic faith and empowering our community to embrace wisdom, grace, and moral courage. If you are dedicated to providing a transformative educational experience grounded in faith and excellence, we invite you to apply.

Discover the joy of shaping young minds and fostering spiritual growth at Spirit and Grace Academy.

To apply for this job email your details to emily.wageman@spiritandgraceacademy.com


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