BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT

The Mission of Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School, which is Jesuit, Catholic, and Interfaith, is to provide an excellent college preparatory education by preparing its students for a lifetime of leadership in service to others as men and women who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious, and committed to promoting justice. In pursuit of the Mission, Brebeuf Jesuit affirms two essential principles: the education of the whole person and the care of the person.

Social Studies Teacher

The Social Studies Teacher position is a full-time position with a start date of August 1, 2019. The position is for the academic year, and the duties include a full-time teaching load of five classes per semester, and other school duties as assigned.

This position reports to the Social Studies Department Chair and to the Principal.

RESPONSIBILITIES

(Note: The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

  • Create an engaging and welcoming classroom environment which challenges and meets the needs of all students.
  • Collaborate with colleagues within and beyond one’s academic department, as well as school counselors and other educators, in a collegial atmosphere to foster the “whole-person” development of every student.
  • Participate in a technology-rich teaching and learning environment, including 1:1 Bring Your Own Technology for all students.
  • Actively and regularly engage parents in communication about student progress.
  • Participate in individual, departmental and school-wide professional development which are supported by school funds.
  • Participate in and support the religious life and the extracurricular life of the students and the school.
  • Act as a personal example of those attributes to which we call our students (the “Grad at Grad”): open to growth, intellectually competent, loving, religious, and committed to promoting justice.

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

  • Bachelor’s Degree in the teaching content area
  • Indiana Teaching License in the content area
  • Sensitivity to and appreciation for diversity, with demonstrated ability to relate to individuals with compassion
  • Ability to excel in a team environment
  • Excellent writing, speaking and communication skills

PREFERRED

  • Master’s Degree in the content area or related field
  • Working knowledge of the Society of Jesuits and its role in education
  • Desire to develop one’s own faith and bring it to bear in one’s work as an educator
  • Experience within an educational and/or independent school environment

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING

Please click here to access the online application.

Application deadline: April 26, 2019


If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact Human Resources at hr@brebeuf.org.