Jesuit Academy - Omaha
LocationName of Facility: Jesuit Academy
2311 N 22nd Street
Submitted ByName: Kristy Kunkel
Reports to: Principal
Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesPlans for, teaches, and facilitates learning for all students. Creates a positive learning environment. Maintains academic progress, records, and discipline. Works collaboratively with students, parents and staff to provide and implement classroom education to meet the needs of all students.
RequirementsKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Education: Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in education from an accredited college or university
A valid NE Teaching Certificate or the ability to obtain one with appropriate endorsement(s) in Middle Grades with one or multiple content areas identified
Supporting and upholding the philosophy of Catholic education and the mission of the school
Supporting and adhering to the Code of Conduct and policies and procedures of the school and Diocese
Preparing lesson plans consistent with Diocesan policy and our school mission which includes providing students with the opportunity to become critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information while providing authentic, real world opportunities to engage with information and content learned
A demonstrated philosophy that all students can and will learn
Excellent attendance record
Excellent communication skills oral and written
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Best Instructional Practices
Positive interpersonal skills
Professional verification of successful classroom teacher performance and/or student teaching experience
Evidence of the willingness and the ability to comply with the standards for ethical and professional performance established by the State Board of Education
This individual will exhibit skills pertinent to foster positive human relationships and the ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents and the community
Willingness and demonstrated abilities conducive to a continuous quest for quality education
Attending and participating in Faculty Meetings, Diocesan Meetings, Professional Development Days, Faculty Committees, etc.
Education and Experience
Verification of a valid Nebraska Teaching License or other required license.
A background check, which demonstrates background, is acceptable for the position sought and working with or around students.
Verification of U.S. Citizenship or legal authorization to work in the United States.