3rd Grade Teacher at Our Lady of Lourdes in Omaha

Join a wonderful Catholic community with a family-like atmosphere by becoming our 1st grade 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.

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Additional Information

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
-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.

Education and Experience
Elementary Education K-6 certification in Nebraska
Safe Environment and Background Check needed before the start date

Contact Information

Our Lady of Lourdes
2124 S. 32nd Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska 68105

Chris Nelson
(p) (402) 991-3400

How to Apply

Please send the following:
Cover Letter
Professional resume
Three letters of recommendation
Copy of teacher certificate

Please email to Chris Nelson at oll_principal@omahacsc.org” href=”mailto:%20oll_principal@omahacsc.org” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”> oll_principal@omahacsc.org