The Ursuline School is a private, independent, Catholic, college preparatory girls’ school, grades 6 through 12. The school was established in 1897 in the spirit of St. Angela Merici, foundress of the Ursuline Order. The Ursuline School is part of a network of educators at secondary schools and colleges of the Ursuline Sisters across the United States and 36 countries. The school is known for its rigorous academic program, its robust service opportunities, and its dedication to the education of the whole person.
Ursuline is located in New Rochelle, New York, 20 miles north of Manhattan in a diverse, suburban community.
The school is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools and the NY State Board of Regents. Ursuline is a member of the National Coalition of Girls Schools and NY State Association of Independent Schools.
Start Date: September 1, 2022
Level: grades 10 – 11, one section
Reports to: World Language, Department Chair
The Ursuline School is seeking a teacher with experience and enthusiasm to teach our
programmed study of Italian language. Prospective applicants must demonstrate the ability to provide both content and project-based learning. Applicants also must be comfortable collaboratively planning curriculum.
Plan, structure, and implement interactive lessons that develop students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Effectively use appropriate technology and tools.
Hold high expectations for every student. Provide necessary accommodations and modifications for growth and success of all students.
Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
Keep students and parents well informed of student progress by providing feedback, focused learning intentions, and clear success criteria.
A bachelor’s degree or higher in language studies
Prior high school teaching experience in content areas a plus
Competency in other World Languages a plus
Excellent communication skills
A master’s degree or teacher certification preferred
The Ursuline School is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring faculty, administration and staff of diverse backgrounds. Our community promotes a respect for individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other state or federally protected classification.