6th, 7th & 8th Grade English & Language Arts - Start Date August 2, 2021

Aquinas Catholic Community School
Employment Type
Full Time
Merrillville, IN
Posted Date

Job Description

Aquinas Catholic Community School in Merrillville, Indiana is in search of a middle school teacher who:

  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and commitment toward the position and the mission of Aquinas Catholic Community School.
  • Utilizes the Indiana Department of Education curriculum standards to guide instruction.
  • Develops lesson plans, assessments, and appropriate instructional aids aligned to research based best practices.
  • Seeks to continue growing as an educator and shares knowledge with others.
  • Differentiates instruction and uses creativity to adapt curriculum to the needs to each scholar.
  • Evaluates scholar progress in knowledge and skills based on both data and classwork.
  • Builds and maintains a positive rapport with students, staff and parents while creating an engaging learning environment.
  • Is skilled in areas of time management, student management, organization, integrating technology and communication.
  • Performs all other assigned duties.

The ideal Aquinas candidate is a faith-filled passionate educator who works hard to create an environment where students feel safe and inspired to be their very best.  We seek an educator with a genuine love for children who is dedicated to ensuring students succeed.

Aquinas Educator Benefit Form:

  • Competitive pay, above the diocesan salary scale.
  • Several opportunities to increase earning by accepting additional responsibilities.
  • Excellent medical, dental and vision insurance.
  • 403b Plan
  • Full tuition scholarships for their children.
  • Emphasis on discipline, responsibility and accountability:  ACCS experiences few discipline issues.
  • Strong parental support.
  • Opportunity to share faith and instill moral character in students.
  • Employment that feels like family.

Job Qualifications:

Candidates must hold or be in the process of obtaining an Indiana teaching license.