Grades 7/8 English Teacher: Long-Term Substitute

St John's Prep, Danvers, MA

Accredited by NEASC

St. John’s Prep is an inclusive, Catholic, Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School for young men in grades 6 through 12. Founded on the Xaverian values of compassion, humility, simplicity, trust, and zeal, we educate students to be, do, and stand for good in the world. We enroll 1,500 students from more than 80 communities.

St. John’s is seeking a long-term, grades 7 and 8 substitute English teacher to cover a family leave from approximately September 1, 2020 to November 2, 2020. Grades 7 and 8 English faculty are part of an interdisciplinary team, and teach two sections of grade 7 English and two sections of grade 8 English each day. Faculty also serve as homeroom advisors to a group of grade 7 or grade 8 students.

We are particularly interested in candidates with demonstrated effectiveness in interdisciplinary teaching and using technology as a vehicle for learning gains. The grade 7 theme is serve, focusing on group dynamics and community building with a particular emphasis on servant leadership. In grade 8, the theme is appreciate, exploring multiculturalism and diversity with an emphasis on empathy and respect for human differences.

All members of the faculty are expected to give witness to our mission at St. John’s. In addition to classroom teaching responsibilities, we encourage all members of the faculty to be involved in the life of the school beyond the classroom through a wide range of co-curricular, intramural, and interscholastic programs. For more information about St. John’s Prep, including our academic, spiritual, and student life programs, please visit www.stjohnsprep.org.

Interested candidates are asked to send a cover letter, résumé, and academic transcripts to Tracii Schaeublin, Director of Human Resources, at tschaeublin@stjohnsprep.org by July 3, 2020.