Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart | Upper School English Long Term Sub

Stone Ridge is seeking a Long Term Substitute Teacher for Upper School English to cover between April 5 through June 11, 2021.

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Early Childhood Program, Pre-Kindergarten, and Kindergarten in Bethesda, Maryland. With over 700 students, and rooted in the Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom.
Date Posted: 03/12/2021

Date Accepting Applications Through: 05/12/2021

Job Title: Upper School English Long-Term Sub

Full or Part Time: Full Time

School Name: MD - Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

The Upper School English Long Term Substitute Teacher is responsible for teaching Upper School English in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education. Specifically, s/he would teach one section of Grade 10 British Literature. Working closely with colleagues in the English Department and throughout the Upper School, s/he creates and updates plans for content, quality, and continuity of curriculum. S/he actively plans with the full time classroom teacher, in advance of her leave; likewise, the Upper School English Long Term Substitute Teacher collaborates with Learning Strategists and Educational Technologists to develop strategies to support all students, and s/he works with the Counseling staff in supporting social-emotional programming. S/he attends all faculty and employee meetings, fulfills other faculty duties, and maintains good communication with families about student progress. Likewise, within this role, there is an opportunity to support the Upper School as a Classroom Proctor.

The ideal candidate is an anti-racist educator who has experience teaching in independent, Catholic schools, public, or charter schools. Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. S/he possesses a Bachelor’s degree in a related field; a Master’s degree is preferred. In addition to a strong commitment to students and the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner, s/he demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the subject area and a collaborative, collegial spirit. S/he is familiar with Understanding by Design as the School’s pedagogical approach to instruction. S/he demonstrates strong writing and communication skills, a capacity for organization and follow-through, and flexibility.

Long term substitutes are paid at an hourly rate of $25.00, which is equivalent to $200.00 per day. Interested candidates should complete the application online, www.stoneridgeschool.org/employment. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Ms. Courtney Perna, Human Resources Manager, all in PDF format.
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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.