Elementary/Middle School Physical Education Teacher

Holy Family Catholic School is a regional school that works with parents to nurture the growth of the whole child – spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically. Our school is Catholic – promoting the teaching of the Church and inclusive of diverse cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Holy Family Catholic School seeks an Elementary/Middle School Physical Education Teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. The Physical Education Teacher plans, guides, and evaluates the learning process of students. This position reports to the Principal and has decision-making responsibilities within the framework of school policies, philosophy, organization, and curriculum.

Essential job functions:

Supports and upholds the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
Supports and adheres to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Diocese
Plans for instruction with logically sequenced objectives based on adopted curriculum and submit plans according to school policies
Uses effective instructional methods and models according to professional standard practice
Uses varied assessment tools to perform both formative and summative assessments
Practices positive, consistent discipline in the management of the classroom
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of the basic teachings of the Catholic Church
Knowledge of education and kinesiology
Knowledge of subjects taught, instructional methods and strategies, and curriculum differentiation
Skill in handling multiple tasks simultaneously
Skill in motivating and engaging students in the learning process
Ability to manage student behavior in classroom setting
Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal form
Ability to conference with parents upon request and respond to messages in a timely manner
Ability to demonstrate gains in student performance that are in keeping with school goals
Ability to respond to individual learning needs

Minimum qualifications:


Bachelor’s degree with at least 12 hours in education courses appropriate to elementary students and physical education or Bachelor’s degree with a valid, state physical education certificate


At least three years teaching experience preferred

Certifications and Training:

Must meet the minimum requirements for teaching field as set forth by the Diocese and TCCB ED
Must submit an Ethics and Integrity in Ministry (EIM) Application for Ministry within the first week of employment, participate in an EIM Basic abuse prevention training workshop within 60 days of submitting a complete Application for Ministry, and maintain EIM compliance during the entire term of employment.
Must meet staff development guidelines as set forth by the Diocese and school administration Must complete Religion Certification Part 1 within two years of the date of hire, completing a minimum of 25 hours per year.

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