Academic Coach/Teacher

Creighton Preparatory School - Omaha



Name of Facility: Creighton Preparatory School
7400 Western Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska

Submitted By

Name: Joe Ryberg


Department: Student Support Services
Reports to: Head of School

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Creighton Prep is currently accepting applications for a full-time student support and faculty position as an academic coach and teacher beginning on August 1, 2024.

Possible courses, programs, and activities include:
Collaboration with teachers, school counselors, learning specialist, mental health practitioner, student support specialist, parents and administration in caring for students
Work with all students, but primarily with those who require additional support in navigating the rigors of a college preparatory curriculum
Teach Magis Scholars classes for freshmen students who would benefit from additional academic support in their transition to Creighton Prep
Coordinate and oversee Student Success Hour, an afterschool program that provides academic support for struggling students
Coaching or moderating teams, clubs, or other extra-curricular activities


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Bachelor’s degree with preference given to candidates who have graduate degrees in this field
Valid Nebraska teaching certificate or the ability to obtain one prior to August 2024
Preference for teachers who have credentials or experience in special education, middle or high school education and curriculum design.
Experience with and desire to engage in extracurricular activities such as coaching or moderating clubs and activities is highly desirable
The ability to respond effectively to the needs of a diverse student and parent population
The ability to collaborate with colleagues, including teachers, counselors and administrators
Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
Preference for experience with educational technology, including but not limited to iPads, Canvas and Google Suites

Education and Experience
Compensation and Benefits:
Salary is based on academic background and teaching experience and is highly competitive with local school districts
Health insurance, retirement, summer and major holidays breaks
Opportunity to work with talented and motivated students
Collaborate with highly collegial, professional, and engaging faculty
Creighton Prep is a Catholic, Jesuit college preparatory school and the faculty and staff are committed to living out of those values personally and professionally
Teachers have the resources and autonomy they need to be creative, collaborative, innovative, and focused on their students

Application Instructions

Interested candidates should submit an application via If you have any questions, please contact Bill Gotch, Head of School, at or review