Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart | Chicago, IL | Theology Teachers/Campus Ministry

He/she is responsible for teaching Theology and supporting Campus Ministry for the 2022-2023 school year.
Full Position Description: THEOLOGY TEACHER/CAMPUS MINISTRY
Full-Time Employee
Reports to Principal
Start Date: August 12, 2022

Organization Overview
Josephinum is a college-preparatory high school and a proud member of the international Network of Sacred Heart Schools. Our mission is to offer a world-class approach to academic excellence combined with holistic, moral, and spiritual development in a college-preparatory environment at an affordable price to all girls in the heart of Chicago. Josephinum is excited to extend the opportunity for a rigorous life changing program to inspiring young women across the city.

As a Sacred Heart School, Josephinum measures its success one student at a time, and seeks to provide an education that meets the needs of the whole child. Our small class sizes and exceptional faculty focus on understanding the unique educational needs of each student, helping her to discover her unique gifts and fostering a passion for excellence in education, service, and faith.

Job Function
He/she is responsible for teaching Theology and supporting Campus Ministry for the 2022-2023 school year.

Responsibilities

To work with the administration in implementing the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Schools of the Sacred Heart commit themselves to educate to:
1. A personal and active faith in God
2. A deep respect for intellectual values
3. A social awareness which impels to action
4. The building of community as a Christian value
5. Personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom

Develop curricula and plan instructional lessons for all levels of Theology from foundational levels to advanced levels in collaboration with the Theology Department
To assist in development of curriculum standards and mapping across the school
Develop common assessments, both formative and summative, that measure progress toward the academic standards
Ensure that students master grade-level standards
Maintain and communicate high academic and personal expectations for all students
Incorporate a variety of instructional strategies aimed at keeping classes focused from bell to bell and infusing a lasting desire to learn
To participate in school activities, faculty and department meetings, in-service programs, parent-teacher conferences and other extra-curricular activities, as requested or approved
To implement school-wide policies, inside and outside the classroom, consistently with all students
To actively pursue one’s own professional development
To integrate technology effectively into the curriculum
To be a flexible and cooperative member of the Theology Department, willing to collaborate on departmental goals.


How to Apply: Please e-mail Jillian.Knapczyk@Josephinum.org (Dean of Students) with interest
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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.