Summary of Position: This position needs a dynamic, innovative educator to teach at many high school levels including Honors or AP courses. Responsibilities include teaching assigned sections of courses. The goal is for the substitute teacher to provide students with a safe and effective learning environment in the absence of the regular classroom teacher and to provide students with meaningful and appropriate instruction in accordance with the lesson plans provided. This position is an exempt, faculty position. The employee will work for 10 months of the year. The hired employee will report to the Director of Academics.
Job Details: Responsibilities include but are not limited for the teacher to:
Reports to Director of Academics at the beginning of the day to pick up schedule of classes and at the end of the day to provide a brief report.
Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lesson, units, or projects assigned.
Provides classroom teacher with written feedback on the results of the lesson and any student behavior issues.
Employs instructional methods that are most appropriate for meeting the unique learning needs of all students.
Performs duties usually required of absent teacher such as recess and lunch duty, hall monitoring, etc.
Insures that the students are never left unattended in the classroom.
Knows emergency evacuation routes for the classrooms assigned.
Knows school procedures and regulations.
At the end of the day, leaves the classroom in a neat and orderly fashion. Straightens chairs, tables, clears white boards, etc.
Performs other related duties as directed by Director of Academics.
Required Experience, Degree and Skills:
Must have a Bachelor’s degree and prior years experience
Positive attitude towards students, staff and faculty
Strong interpersonal skills and effective communication (written and verbal)
Exceptional organization, time management and prioritization skills
About St. Michael's Catholic Academy
St. Michael’s Catholic Academy in Austin, TX, is a Christ-centered, college preparatory learning community, inspiring lives of service, courage, personal integrity, and intellectual curiosity. We are distinguished by our Catholic tradition, a welcoming and diverse community, excellent academic programs and a variety of extracurricular activities.