The Mathematics teacher facilitates student understanding of mathematics, fostering the development of logic, problem solving, and formal mathematical thought. The teacher will be a passionate educator who is deeply committed to Catholic, faith-based education and student success. He or she is a subject matter expert that knows how to build a positive classroom culture focused on learning, uses student learning data to drive his or her work, and delivers engaging rigorous instruction. The teacher is expected to implement the school mission and philosophy, to follow the policies of the Diocese of Sacramento, and to adhere to the directives set by school administration.
Implement curricula and academic interventions that meet grade-level standards;
Design and implement assessments that measure students’ progress towards grade-level standards;
Use student assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices;
Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues;
Create a positive, achievement-oriented and structured learning environment that excites and invests students;
Collaborate with teachers and leaders to improve instructional, culture-building and leadership skills;
Maintain grading records, record daily attendance, and complete all required record keeping as designated by administration;
Attend and fully engage in all professional development, staff meetings, liturgies, and school events such as but not limited to Catechetical training, Back to School Night, Open House, Baccalaureate, Graduation.
Experience teaching Math at the high school or college level
Experience teaching in Catholic education
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in Chromebook usage and applications and in integrating technology into the curriculum
Maintains confidentiality and professional ethics
Complies with guidelines established for safety training
Other duties may be required as needed
About St. Francis Catholic High School
St. Francis Catholic High School is a Catholic Diocesan college preparatory school dedicated to serving young women and their families who seek spiritual growth and academic excellence. We are committed to integrating faith into the learning process, promoting the gospel values of Jesus Christ, building community, and providing opportunities for worship. We strive to help each student develop her gifts and talents to become a model of Pax et Bonum (peace and goodness) through leadership and service. St. Francis Catholic High School holds a prominent place as the only all-girls high school in the Diocese of Sacramento, serving grades 9-12.