At St. John the Evangelist School our student body is highly engaged, and our parents are very invested in their children's education.
We are seeking an innovative theology teacher to work with our middle school (grades 6-8) religion/theology program. Our ideal candidate must be a practicing Catholic with a strong faith life and deep background in Catholic theology. A degree in theology or related coursework/catechetical certification is preferred.
Our theology teacher will have the ability to help our students develop a strong personal relationship with Jesus Christ. He/she will focus on helping our students gain more knowledge about the Catholic faith but also on making the connection to a strong prayer life. In addition to traditional teaching methods, our ideal candidate should be innovative in researching / implementing projects, small groups and creative ways to help students learn and love their Catholic faith. Candidates must also exhibit outstanding verbal, written and presentation skills when dealing with students, parents, fellow teachers and administration. Working with our Youth Minister and assisting with youth ministry events is also a critical part of this position
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