Kindergarten Teacher

St. Matthew the Evangelist Catholic School - Bellevue

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Full-Time

Location

Name of Facility: St. Matthew Catholic School
Address
12210 South 36 Street
Bellevue, Nebraska
68123



Submitted By

Name: Dan Preister
Email: principal@stmattschool.com


Description

Reports to: Principal


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

St. Matthew Catholic school is currently accepting applications to teach Kindergarten for the 2024-2025 school year. The Kindergarten teacher plays a pivotal role in providing a nurturing, educational, and spiritually enriching learning environment for our young students. This role involves creating lesson plans, fostering early childhood development, incorporating Catholic teachings, and collaborating with parents and staff to ensure a holistic educational experience.


Develop and implement age appropriate lesson plans.
Integrate Catholic teachings, values, and traditions into daily activities and lessons.
Create a stimulating and supportive learning environment that promotes social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development.
Employ various teaching strategies and resources to support diverse learning styles.
Manage classroom activities, transitions, and behavior effectively, fostering a positive and respectful atmosphere.
Assess students' progress through observations, evaluations, and formal assessments.
Effectively observes assigned work hours-maintaining a pattern of prompt and regular attendance.
Maintains a cooperative working relationship with the Principal, staff, and public.
Demonstrates ethical behavior and confidentiality.
Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal.


Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Patience, creativity, and a passion for young students.
Being a team player and flexible.
Excellent communication skills.
Serve as a positive role model, guiding students in moral and ethical development.
Ability to create a supportive, inclusive, and respectful classroom environment.

Education and Experience
A valid Nebraska teaching certificate with a Bachelors degree in Education from an accredited college.
Experience working with young children in an education setting, preferably in a Catholic or faith-based environment.
Must complete an archdiocesan background check. (required)
Safe Environment training. (required)

Application Instructions

Application Instructions
Please send a letter of application, resume, references, and a copy of teacher certificate to:

Dan Preister
Principal
St. Matthew Catholic School
12210 S. 36th Street
Bellevue NE 68123