Northwest Catholic High School is searching for a dynamic individual to join the Campus Ministry team and teach high school Religion.
Ideal candidates will demonstrate the ability to differentiate curriculum, teach multiple levels within a department, foster a positive work environment, and be a contributing member of our team. Preference will be given to those who possess strong leadership ability.
The Campus Ministry position is appointed by and reports to the Head of School. Campus Ministry develops and implements spiritual programs and religious/service activities.
This position works in cooperation and collaboration with the Campus Ministry Team, Dean of Students, Religion department, students, and staff to enhance the spiritual and prayer life of the school.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Planning and executing student and professional staff retreats.
Assisting with the organization of school liturgies.
Providing opportunities for all students to serve in leadership roles in ministry to the community.
Fostering an environment that embraces students and staff in a caring community.
Other duties as assigned by the Head of School
Must be a practicing member of a faith community
Passion for and understanding of his or her field of study
At least a bachelor’s degree in field or 24 credit hours in the primary content taught
12 hours of education classes or a valid state certificate in content area preferred
Willingness to support high school students in his or her spiritual and intellectual formation
Willingness to publicly support and live out the values of the Gospel as taught by the Catholic Church
Willingness to incorporate the above values into instruction at the high school level
Able to apply current principles, theories, methods, techniques, and strategies pertaining to classroom instruction within his or her area of expertise
Understanding of, and willingness to use, curriculum design and mapping
Interest in (and strong ability to use) educational technology in the classroom including the use of 1-1 iPad technology, Smart boards, Apple Classroom, etc.
1-3 years’ experience and a Master's Degree preferred
To apply, submit a current resume and letter of interest to the attention of:
Mr. Christian J. Cashman, Head of School
Northwest Catholic High School
29 Wampanoag Drive
West Hartford, CT 06117
About Northwest Catholic High School
Northwest Catholic High School is a coeducational, diverse, college preparatory school established and maintained in the Catholic educational tradition. It aims to foster a life-orienting faith, at the same pursuing academic excellence, commitment to principles of peace and justice, and service to community on all levels, within a context of awareness of the global dimension of modern life.