Middle School ELA Teacher **HIRING BONUS**

St. Matthew Catholic School is offering a one-time $1,000 signing bonus to full-time teachers who sign a contract for the 2024-2025 school year. 

Position title – Middle School ELA (6/7/8) 

Reports to: Principal

Effective Date- 2024-2025 School Year

Position Status- Full Time

Position Description Summary 


St. Matthew Catholic School is currently accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school for the position of Middle school ELA teacher. The Middle school ELA teacher at St. Matthew Catholic school plays a crucial role in fostering academic, social, and spiritual development in students. This position involves creating a positive and faith-centered learning environment, implementing a comprehensive curriculum, and instilling Catholic values in students. 

Zone 6


6, 7, 8

Additional Information

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Design and implement engaging lesson plans that align with the school’s curriculum and educational standards.

Integrate Catholic teachings, values, and morals into instruction. 

Provide effective instruction in core subjects such as Literature, Language Arts, and Religion.

Maintain open and regular communication with parents regarding students’ academic and behavioral process.

Manage classroom activities, transitions, and behavior effectively, fostering a positive and respectful atmosphere.

Develop and administer formative and summative assessments to measure student understanding and progress.

Effectively observes assigned work hours-maintaining a pattern of prompt and regular attendance.

Maintains a cooperative working relationship with the Principal, staff, and public.

Demonstrates ethical behavior and confidentiality.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Principal.

Skills and Traits Required

Patience, creativity, and a passion for middle school aged students.

Being a team player and flexible.

Excellent communication skills. 

Serve as a positive role model, guiding students in moral and ethical development. 

Ability to create a supportive, inclusive, and respectful classroom environment. 

Required Experience and Education

Bachelor degree in Education from an accredited college. 

Valid Nebraska state teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement (ELA) preferred

Must complete an archdiocesan background check. (required)

Safe Environment training. Will Train

Previous experience teaching middle school, preferably in a Catholic or faith-based school.

Contact Information

St. Matthew Catholic School
12210 South 36 Street
Bellevue, Nebraska 68123

Dan Preister
(p) (402) 291-2030

How to Apply

Please send a letter of application, resume, references, and a copy of teacher certificate to:

Dan Preister



St. Matthew Catholic School 

12210 S. 36th StreetBellevue NE 68123