Job Summary Reporting to the Head of School, the Dean of Lower School will be responsible for building the culture of the Lower School (PK-6) in the spirit of the mission of The Atonement Academy. We are looking for an individual who will inspire and engage students and work collaboratively and creatively with colleagues. Candidates should be passionate about teaching and learning, have a love for children, and possesses a deep understanding of children’s developmental stages. Responsibilities and Duties Coaching and evaluation of PK-6 teachers Teaches one course Consistent presence at sports competitions and extracurricular activities Some evening and weekend responsibilities Other duties as assigned by Head of School Assumes duties of Head of School in his/her absence Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree and teaching certificate or credential, and a minimum of five years professional experience as a lead/independent classroom teacher or other equivalent experience. Advanced degree or advanced studies in educational leadership preferred but not required. Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills with the ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with all constituents. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Leads by example and invests time in the life of the school by participating in all aspects that support the student and faculty experience. Demonstrates professional behavior, including discretion, good judgment, and integrity. Effectively interacts with a diverse population of students and faculty. The successful candidate will be required to pledge fidelity to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church. All prospective employees must be able to clear a background check.
How to Apply/Who to Contact
Application Process Please email your cover letter and resume to Mr. Matthew Watson, Head of School. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. We regret we are unable to accept phone calls or hard copies of resumes.