BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT

Brebeuf Jesuit, a Catholic and Jesuit school, provides an excellent college preparatory education for a lifetime of service by forming leaders who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious and committed to promoting justice. Fostering a culture of understanding and dialogue, Brebeuf Jesuit seeks and welcomes students from diverse religious, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Students at Brebeuf Jesuit are called to discover and cultivate the fullness of their God-given talents as a responsibility and as an act of worship.

Social Studies/Digital Citizenship Teacher

The Social Studies/Digital Citizenship Teacher position is a full-time position with a start date of August 1, 2021. 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. The class load would include United States History, World Civilizations and Digital Citizenship. This position reports to the Social Studies Department Chair, Computer Science Chair and to the Principal.

Brebeuf actively seeks to increase the diversity of its faculty and develop an inclusive community therefore underrepresented candidates are encouraged to apply.

Social Studies/Digital Citizenship Teacher Job Description

Click here to download a packet to learn more about this position.

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.
  • Committed to the school’s vision on equity and inclusion and able to reflect that inside of the classroom
  • Create lessons that challenge students to create a clear communication of ideas and help them understand the importance of doing so.
  • Provide the foundation necessary to authentically engage in the physical sciences, data sciences, and other areas of applied mathematics.
  • Prepare students for the rigors of university-level mathematics.
  • Hone students’ analytical thinking skills and further ability to reason deductively.
  • 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
  • Demonstrated proficiency with: Google Apps for Education; various operating systems (Windows, OS, iOS, Android and Chromium); Microsoft Office; HTML and web design theory; digital video; object oriented programming; and desktop publishing creation
  • Sensitivity to and appreciation for diversity, with demonstrated ability to relate to individuals with compassion
  • Ability to excel in a team environment

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: May 7, 2021


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