• Teaching
  • Omaha

Website St. John Paul II Academy Omaha, Nebraska

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Kindergarten Teacher to join our faculty for the 2024-25 academic year. The ideal candidate will have training and facility with the methods of Montessori learning and will embody our school’s mission of forming saints in the Catholic liberal arts tradition.

● Implement a comprehensive Montessori Kindergarten curriculum that fosters holistic development
and prepares students for academic success.

● Create a nurturing and engaging learning environment where students feel empowered to explore, inquire, and collaborate.

● Be firm, gentle, and consistent with the children following Maria Montessori’s approach to

● Tidy and efficient with time, preparation of materials, and lesson planning.

● Design and facilitate hands-on, experiential learning activities that cater to the unique needs and
interests of each child.

● Integrate Catholic values into daily instruction, fostering spiritual growth and moral formation.

● Collaborate with colleagues to ensure continuity and coherence across grade levels and subject

● Communicate effectively with parents regarding student progress, achievements, and areas for

● Participate in professional development opportunities to deepen understanding of Montessori
pedagogy, the principles of Classical education, and Catholic identity.

● Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts, Education, or related field

● Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Level I certificate preferred

● Previous experience teaching in a Montessori classroom, particularly with Kindergarten and/or 1st
Grade students

● Commitment to Catholic education and the mission of St. John Paul II Academy, including fidelity
to the teachings of the Catholic Church

● Knowledge of the principles of Classical Education and willingness to integrate them into teaching

● Strong interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues, parents, and

● Passion for lifelong learning and professional growth

● Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

● Vibrant school community committed to the formation of both students and families.

● Opportunities for professional development.

● The chance to make a meaningful impact in the lives of students and contribute to the mission of
Catholic education.

Application Process: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of professional references to jobs@jpomaha.org. Please include “Kindergarten Teacher Application” in the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining the St. John Paul II Academy community. We look forward to welcoming a passionate educator who shares our commitment to fostering intellectual, moral, and spiritual growth in our students.

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