Elementary and Early Childhood Teachers
St. Sava Academy is a dual language Pre-K through Grade 8 parochial school of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of Chicago, IL. We have the gift of small class sizes and working within an Orthodox Christian environment. We currently serve 110 students and have the following teaching opportunities available.
- 1) Grade 1 and 2 Teacher of English Academic Subjects (LA, Social Studies, Math and Science) According to the dual language model, one-half of the day will be instructing Grade 1 and the other half Grade 2.
- 2) Pre-Kindergarten (4 year olds) and Kindergarten Teacher of English Academic Subjects as above. We would consider job sharing this position for teachers interested in part time employment.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensuring the emotional, intellectual, and social growth of students with engaging instruction by Preparing lesson plans and units and using growth data to drive instruction; Providing a safe learning environment with effective classroom management, maintaining a collaborative relationship with parents and colleagues.
The ideal candidate will possess the following minimum qualifications: A passion for working with children in a nurturing Orthodox Christian environment; The ability to be flexible and work collaboratively with colleagues and families, A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, or equivalent education, from an American college or university; State of Illinois Teaching Certificate.
Candidates, to whom a conditional offer of employment is made, will be required to undergo a background check and must have necessary work permission/documentation proving they are permitted to be gainfully employed in the United States.
For Further Information and to Apply
If you desire further information please e-mail Principal@stsavaacademy.org If you wish to apply, email a cover letter, resume and copy of your teaching certificate to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only final candidates will be invited for an interview.