Overall Responsibility: The Lafayette Catholic School System is looking for a Science Teacher at Central Catholic Jr/Sr High School for the 2020-21school year. Skills, Responsibilities, and Duties:
Designs learning activities to demonstrate the application of science to everyday existence, including scientific research projects, demonstrations, experiments, and laboratory activities.
Instructs students in the proper use and care of scientific equipment, chemicals, and plant and animal life.
Ability to build parent and student relationships.
Creates and sustains a student-centered learning environment.
Understands appropriate use of Learning Management Systems.
Ability to collaborate inside and outside of the department.
Understands appropriate use of Learning Management Systems (Schoology, PowerSchool, Blackboard, Angel, Moodle, etc).
Promotion of the Mission of the Lafayette Catholic School System
Student character and faith formation
Our Gospel Values: This position is a leadership position with a Catholic mission serving the Lafayette, Indiana area. Many successful organizations identify the unique characteristics that make individuals successful within their organizations. A successful candidate will possess and demonstrate the following qualities, which are part of our Gospel Values:
Community: We work cooperatively and collaboratively with teachers, coaches, and parents to provide a supportive community.
Servant Leadership: We give of ourselves to others in a habitual, firm, and decisive way. It leads us to give the best of ourselves and our talents for the good of others.
Respect: We respect the dignity of each human person regardless of the person’s race, religion, social, economic, cultural, or personal status.
Gratitude: We are thankful for every gift and every lesson we learn.
Humility and Understanding: We seek first to understand and humbly foster resolution of conflict directly with each other and directly with parents, teachers, coaches, and administrators.
Wellness: We promote the wellbeing of the entire self - body, mind, heart, and soul - through prayer, exercise, moderation, self-control, modesty, and purity.
Patience and Perseverance: We help our students and each other have the courage, patience, and endurance to push beyond perceived limitations.
Diligence: We encourage our students and each other to work with careful and planned persistence to ensure our God-given talents will be fully discovered and maximized.
Integrity: We seek the truth in our actions and words.
Paid sick days
Paid personal days
25% Tuition discount
The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.
Apply through AppliTrack by visiting the LCSS website at www.lcss.org/about/workforlcss.
Indiana teaching license to teach the subject or grade for which he/she is applying.
Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university.
Preferred: Qualified to teach AP classes.
About Lafayette Central Catholic Jr-Sr High School
The Lafayette Catholic School System, centered on Jesus Christ, educates the whole person in a culture that is sustained by Gospel witness and service; imbued with a Catholic worldview; supported by a community of faith; distinguished by academic excellence; and committed to student success.
We believe that the issue of providing a quality Catholic education to all of our children is of the utmost importance to the future well-being and salvation of our Church, our nation and our community.