5th Grade Teacher - Vacancy ID: 145647

Vacancy Details

5th Grade Teacher
St. Joseph Academy
Open until filled


Rym Soltani
Director of Human Resources
414-645-5337 Ext - 275

Position Details

M-F 7:30AM - 4:00PM
Full Time
$1,000 Sign on Bonus!! Other Incentives: • 50% SJA Employee Discount for Early Childhood Education (“daycare”) 6 weeks old – 4 years old. On-site and 5-star rated through Youngstar • Competitive benefits package • Small classrooms sizes (capped at 25 per classroom) • Safe, secure school culture and environment • Strong parent support of teachers • Support and encouragement for your own career growth Position Summary: The Teacher is responsible for the daily education for children enrolled in the School. The role includes implementing and facilitating a rigorous and developmentally appropriate learning experience with high quality standards-aligned lessons. The Teacher's performance aligns with standards set forth by the Felician Sisters of North America, the Department of Public Instruction (DPI), Milwaukee/Wisconsin Parental Choice Programs, and federal guidelines. The Teacher ensures that the needs of all children and their families are met and believes that all children can learn. Position Reports to: Principal Qualifications: • BS Degree in Education with DPI Certification (required) • 1+ years successful experience in elementary, middle, or high school setting • Exemplary interpersonal, collaborative, and planning skills • Enthusiasm and ability to support children and their families • Proficient in Google Suite products and office equipment • Ability to analyze an area of improvement, identify options, and offer or implement solutions • Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues in all departments of the Academy • Ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) and effectively interact with children, family members, management, and staff members • Ability to respond positively to direction or guidance from teammates or supervisors • Ability to effectively work independently and within a team • Bilingual (Spanish) speaker is a plus Equipment Used: Laptops, SmartBoards, document cameras, printers, phone system, photocopier. Physical and Mental Requirements: Must have ability to sit (25%), walk/stand (75%), routinely throughout the shift. Must be able to periodically lift up to 50 lbs. Must have functional senses/manual dexterity to carry out the job; communicate effectively; and use of classroom/office equipment. Must have the ability to deal effectively with the potential stress of managing emergency or critical situations and multiple tasks.

Candidate Requirements

  • Elementary/Middle Level Education
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Custom Questions
  • Transcripts & Licenses/Certifications