Middle School Teacher (English + History)

  • Contract
  • Madison, WI, USA
  • $34,900 - $53,900 USD / Salary
  • May 20, 2023

Job Title: Middle School English + History Teacher

Location: Madison, Wisconsin

Job Summary:
The Middle School English Teacher provides instruction and guidance to students, focusing on the core areas of English Language Arts, such as writing, reading, and grammar, as well as other related topics. The Middle School English Teacher works to ensure the successful completion of the school’s academic goals, while helping to shape the social and spiritual development of the students in their classrooms.

• Develop lesson plans and instructional materials to meet the needs of the students
• Utilize a variety of teaching techniques and instructional strategies to engage students
• Monitor, assess, and record student progress
• Encourage and foster a safe, nurturing environment
• Promote the academic, spiritual, and social development of each student
• Collaborate with colleagues, administrators, and parents
• Utilize technology to enhance instruction
• Uphold and model the school’s mission and values
• Participate in continuing education opportunities to stay up to date on best practices

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Commitment to Catholic Identity and forming students in their love of Jesus Christ.
  • Commitment to teaching the whole child (academics, social emotional learning, and spiritual formation).
  • Ability to embed differentiation in daily instruction to meet the needs of a wide range of students.
  • Commitment to collaboration and reflection within a school community dedicated to continuous improvement.
  • Commitment to continued development of his/her personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Ability to adjust instruction based on formative assessment data.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to form partnerships with families.
  • Ability to reflect on practice.
  • Valid Wisconsin teaching certificate in the subject area of employment (Middle Level Education) – preferred.
  • A background in English and History instruction is preferred; teacher creativity is valued.
  • The successful candidate will be team-oriented, flexible, and possess a growth mindset in pursuit of Truth, Beauty, and Goodness. We highly value inclusive practices and encourage candidates to apply that help us to better represent our diverse student body.
  • Applicants of the Catholic faith may be given preference.

The Middle School English Teacher will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience.

Saint Maria Goretti Catholic School (SMG) has been assisting parents in the formation of their children’s bodies, minds, and spirits since 1961. Our mission is to grow in wisdom and virtue while pursuing truth, beauty, and goodness so that we can go make disciples. Our liberal arts curriculum help us learn what it means to be fully human, made in the image and likeness of God.

We are looking for a Middle School English Teacher who shares in our mission and is committed to helping our students reach their highest potential.

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