Academic Coach/Teacher – Creighton Prep

Creighton Prep is currently accepting applications for a full-time student support and faculty position as an academic coach and teacher beginning on August 1, 2024.

 

Possible courses, programs, and activities include:

  • Collaboration with teachers, school counselors, learning specialist, mental health practitioner, student support specialist, parents and administration in caring for students.
  • Work with all students, but primarily with those who require additional support in navigating the rigors of a college preparatory curriculum.
  • Teach study skills classes for freshmen students who would benefit from additional academic support in their transition to Creighton Prep.
  • Coordinate and oversee an afterschool program that provides academic support for struggling students.
  • Coaching or moderating teams, clubs, or other extra-curricular activities.
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Additional Information

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with preference given to candidates who have graduate degrees in this field
  • Valid Nebraska teaching certificate or the ability to obtain one prior to August 2024
  • Preference for teachers who have credentials or experience in special education, middle or high school education and curriculum design.
  • Experience with and desire to engage in extracurricular activities such as coaching or moderating clubs and activities is highly desirable
  • The ability to respond effectively to the needs of a diverse student and parent population
  • The ability to collaborate with colleagues, including teachers, counselors and administrators
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Preference for experience with educational technology, including but not limited to iPads, Canvas and Google Suites

 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary is based on academic background and teaching experience and is highly competitive with local school districts
  • Health insurance, retirement, summer and major holidays breaks
  • Opportunity to work with talented and motivated students
  • Collaborate with highly collegial, professional, and engaging faculty
  • Creighton Prep is a Catholic, Jesuit college preparatory school and the faculty and staff are committed to living out of those values personally and professionally
  • Teachers have the resources and autonomy they need to be creative, collaborative, innovative, and focused on their students

Contact Information

Creighton Preparatory School
7400 Western Ave
Omaha, NE 68114
https://www.creightonprep.org/about-prep/careers-at-prep

Bill Gotch
(p) (402) 393-1190

How to Apply

 

Interested candidates should submit an application via this link.  If you have any questions, please contact Bill Gotch, Head of School, at bgotch@creightonprep.org.