The Academy of Notre Dame, Tyngsboro, a Catholic private school, sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, is based on the educational philosophy of their foundress, St. Julie Billiart. The Academy offers rigorous co-educational programming from Pre-K through a college-preparatory Upper School. Our mission focuses on educating the whole person for life through a curriculum rooted in spiritual formation and academic excellence. We nurture a belief in the goodness of God and the dignity of each person. We are committed to community-building, diversity, global justice, and service to those in need.
The High School Theology teacher will be responsible for developing in each student an interest in the area of theology and working in partnership with the Campus Minister the Theology department staff to develop liturgical and prayer opportunities for students and faculty. Achieving excellence requires that the High School Theology Teacher work collaboratively with the school administration, faculty, staff, and parents.
Plan and implement sequential learning experiences for students using a variety of instructional strategies with the use of technology, variety of materials, media, and community resources to support instructional programs.
Monitor the pacing of instruction and budget class time efficiently by providing clear directions, outlining expectations, and effectively bringing to closure instructional experiences.
Utilize effective instructional strategies and classroom management skills
Differentiate learning experiences based on varying student needs
Utilize technology for teaching (classroom and distance learning), data management, informational retrieval, and visual and audio presentations
Demonstrate a passion for theological teaching and applications to real life and enjoy working with teenagers
Focus on teaching theology, pastoral care for students
Establish high standards and expectations for all students for academic performance and responsibility for behavior.
Exhibit a personality that demonstrates enthusiasm and interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents and the community.
Demonstrate integrity, good moral character, and initiative.
Incorporate NDA’s Mission and Hallmarks into everyday curriculum
Complete Curriculum Mapping
Freshman class advising in addition to assisting in other extracurriculars
Minimum of three years prior teaching experience preferred
Cover letter, resume, and college transcripts
Required documentation outlined in the qualifications above and appropriate teaching certification
A minimum of three letters of reference from former employers, teachers, professors, or other professional sources, or copies of recent evaluations and observations of teaching performance
Proof of U.S. Citizenship or legal resident alien status; evidence of criminal check (CORI) and fingerprinting is required.
About Academy of Notre Dame
Academy of Notre Dame in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts is a private, Catholic school, sponsored by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur and is based on the educational philosophy of their foundress, St. Julie Billiart. The Academy offers co-educational programming from Pre-K through 8th grade in the Lower School, and a college-preparatory Upper School for young women. Our mission focuses on educating the whole person for life through a curriculum rooted in spiritual formation and academic excellence. We nurture a belief in the goodness of God and the dignity of each person. We are committed to community-building, diversity, global justice and service to those in need.