Primary Teaching Positions: Kindergarten and First Grade

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School is seeking qualified applicants for a primary classroom teacher.

  • The teacher will work daily in a Catholic faith-filled teaching environment to form and develop students.

  • Demonstrate a desire to meaningfully integrate technology into the classroom.

  • Employ a variety of teaching models to engage different learning styles and ability levels in the classroom.

  • Set and reinforce clear expectations and routines that align with school-wide values and policies.

  • Prepare motivating and stimulating lessons that reflect knowledge of the curriculum, instructional strategies, and student abilities.

  • Encourage an inclusive classroom that accepts the different perspectives and backgrounds of the students and elicits a greater understanding of the world around them with a global perspective.

  • Use a variety of rigorous formative and summative assessments to evaluate individual academic progress and adjust instructional plans to meet the needs of students.

  • Integrate social-emotional learning within the classroom environment through teaching and classroom management.

  • Create a learning environment that is motivating and age-appropriate.

  • Seek to actively know students’ strengths and weaknesses and respond promptly and with care to parent concerns. 

  • Communicate effectively with parents, colleagues, and administrators.

  • Maintain an accurate and organized system for monitoring student grades and records. Meet reporting deadlines and requirements and follow school-wide procedures for reporting grades.

  • Prepare for conferences and provide written documentation on student progress.

  • Maintain substitute plans and engage substitutes in advance when needed.

  • Demonstrate strong classroom management skills.



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must be a practicing Catholic

  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn, grow, and improve as a teacher.

  • Prefer experience with Fountas and Pinnell reading assessment.

  • Prefer experience in small group instruction as well as instructional routines.

  • Continues to update knowledge of the content area(s) taught.

  • Engages in goal setting and review process with the administrator.

  • Attends and participates in departmental, faculty, and Archdiocesan meetings.

  • Maintain a positive attitude and approach.

  • Support colleagues in and out of the classroom.

  • Represent the school in the larger community in a positive manner.

  • Assist with projects and school-wide initiatives.


Zone 6


K, 1

Additional Information

Valid Nebraska teaching certificate: Elementary Education K-6 certification in Nebraska

Safe Environment and Background Check needed before the start date

Contact Information

Our Lady of Lourdes School
2124 S 32nd Ave
Omaha, Nebraska 68105

Lisa Linquist
(p) (402) 341-5604

How to Apply

Please send cover letter, resume and references to