High School Humanities Teacher, Schools of the Sacred Heart, San Francisco, CA

Schools of the Sacred Heart San Francisco is seeking excellent candidates for a High School Humanities teacher to begin August, 2014.


School Profile:

Four halls of learning, one Sacred Heart mission, for 125 years in San Francisco: Schools of the Sacred Heart is an independent, Catholic family of schools committed to academic excellence within the context of a Christian, faith-based community. Our sibling elementary and high schools offer a contemporary approach to single-sex education in a vibrant co-ed community. The schools are organized into four academic divisions, each led by a Head of School, with a central administration and a shared mission, rooted in the centuries-old tradition of the Society of the Sacred Heart.

Position Description:

Stuart Hall High School (Boys, 9-12) currently seeks a full time Humanities teacher beginning Aug 2014. The successful candidate will teach primarily Social Science (World History) to 9th graders, with a possibility of teaching 11th-12th grade Social Science and/or a section of English or Theology. The teacher will serve as a faculty advisor to 8-9 students.

Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree (MA preferred, valid CA Teaching Credential is a plus).
  • Relevant classroom experience (2 or more years).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with both students and adults.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in Social Science curriculum (proficiency in a range of Humanities from English to Theology to History preferred).
  • Integration of technology into the curriculum and familiarity with electronic communication modes, including integration and supervision of a student 1:1 iPad program.
  • History of collegiality and collaboration with other teachers and administrators.
  • Ability to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of students with diverse learning profiles.
  • Innovative, creative, and flexible teaching style with excellent organizational skills.
  • Understand the developmental needs of boys and how they learn best.
  • Desire to actively support the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria.

 

Contact: 

 

Interested candidates should provide Tony Farrell, Head of School, with a cover letter and resume. 

Email at tony.farrell@sacredsf.org 

Website: www.sacredsf.org