Saint Agatha Academy
Nestled between the Kentucky Bluegrass and the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Saint Agatha Academy, established in 1919, is a Catholic, classical liberal arts school. In 2012, the Academy began the process of transforming from a standard parochial school to a classical curriculum. Serving students in grades Pre-K through 8, Saint Agatha Academy calls her teachers to be models of all that is Good, True, and Beautiful as they strive to instill a sense of wonder and life-long learning in their students.
General Position Description
This position is a 4th grade self-contained classroom with potential shared teaching responsibilities. Responsibilities will include history, literature, spelling, and grammar / writing.
A successful candidate will create and administer a classroom program that is conducive to student learning and is rich in faith formation. They will learn and utilize a classical model for teaching. A candidate for this position should also be open to learning and teaching Latin. Successful candidates will also have a unique appreciation of the humanities (history and literature) with a genuine interest in utilizing classical teaching methods. A personal and professional commitment to life-long-learning is essential. We are in search of an energetic, responsible, loving educator for our elementary school.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, including public speaking.
The ability to establish cooperative working relationships with faculty, staff, students, and parents.
Practicing Catholic or a Protestant with a healthy respect for the Catholic faith.
Educational Requirements and Qualifications
BA in Elementary Education, or a related field.
Willing to participate in professional development / conferences to prepare to teach in a Catholic, classical school.
How to Apply/Who to Contact
Please submit resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
or send to Dcn. Ronald Allen, St. Agatha Academy, 244 S. Main St. Winchester, KY 40391