At St. John the Evangelist School our student body is highly engaged, and our parents are very invested in their children's education. Our ISTEP scores are amongst the highest in Northwest Indiana, and discipline issues are rare. Our strict adherence to COVID procedures has allowed in person learning all year while keeping our students and teachers safe!
Due to a retirement and increased interest/enrollment in our school for 2021, we are seeking creative, engaging elementary teachers for two rare openings in our elementary school. Our ideal teacher candidates will use a variety of creative teaching methods to motivate and engage our students. We are seeking candidates who are high energy, innovative and adept in using technology. He/she must enjoy being part of a team and our larger school community. Our elementary teachers teach religion, so strong knowledge of the Catholic faith is essential. Candidates must also exhibit outstanding verbal, written, organizational and presentation skills when dealing with students, parents, fellow teachers, and administration. Candidates must be licensed in Indiana or can become licensed in Indiana.
In addition to a competitive pay and benefits package, St. John the Evangelist teachers enjoy quality of work life which includes:
- strong emphasis on discipline, responsibility and accountability and very few/minor discipline issues
- working with students who love to learn and score well above state averages
- strong parental support and involvement
- ability to share their faith and instill moral and character development in their students in accordance with the teachings of Jesus Christ