Upper School Religion Teacher | Convent of the Sacred Heart - 91st St | NY

Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, educating students in Pre-K through 12. As part of an international network of schools, we are committed to a set of principles shared by all Sacred Heart Schools. Known as the "Goals and Criteria,” these principles articulate the core components of a Sacred Heart education, and charge our community with a unified educational mission.

At the heart of our philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts. Our job is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community. Convent of the Sacred Heart is committed to being an equitable and inclusive community and seeks candidates who connect to our Mission and Goals.

Upper School Religion Teacher
Full Time

Convent of the Sacred Heart is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Upper School Religion Teacher. This is a full-time school-year position, beginning in late August 2019.
Date Posted: 3/15/2019

Date Accepting Applications Through: 5/31/2019

Job Title: Upper School Religion Teacher

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Responsibilities:
Courses include, but not limited to, World Religions, Morality, Ethics and Philosophy

Campus ministry duties, including retreats and liturgies, in collaboration with Campus Minister and Chaplain

The US Religion teacher is actively involved with the Mission and Goals of Sacred Heart education with students and adults alike. Candidates must be Roman Catholic.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated interest in upper school education, and the ability to relate and communicate effectively and appropriately with adolescent girls.

Requirements:
  • MA degree in Religious Studies or Theology preferred
  • Five years of teaching experience
  • Knowledge of Catholic Church teachings and USCCB guidelines
  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communications skills
  • Positive team player with a desire to contribute and share your gifts and talents with the students and administration of the school

An equal opportunity employer Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty and staff who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.

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Schools of the Sacred Heart share in the educational mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart as articulated in the Goals and Criteria. The structure supporting Sacred Heart education in Canada and the United States includes the Conference of Sacred Heart Education and the Network of Sacred Heart Schools.  Together they provide services and programs to ensure vitality of mission for the member schools sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.