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Position Overview:

As an Elementary - Middle School Teacher at the Archdiocese of Chicago Schools, you will play a vital role in providing a quality education to elementary school students. You will be responsible for creating a nurturing and engaging learning environment, developing lesson plans, delivering instruction, assessing student progress, and collaborating with colleagues and parents. Your primary focus will be on teaching and supporting students in K - 8th grades, fostering their academic, social, and emotional growth.


Curriculum Development:

  • Develop and implement lesson plans aligned with the school's curriculum and state standards.
  • Create engaging and differentiated instructional materials to meet the diverse needs of students.
  • Integrate technology and other resources into lessons to enhance learning.

Classroom Management:

  • Establish a positive and inclusive classroom environment conducive to learning.
  • Maintain discipline and manage student behavior effectively.
  • Foster a respectful and supportive classroom culture that promotes collaboration and active participation.

Instruction and Assessment:

  • Deliver engaging and effective instruction across various subjects, including language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, and more.
  • Utilize a variety of teaching strategies and techniques to accommodate different learning styles and abilities.
  • Assess student progress through formative and summative assessments and provide timely feedback to students and parents.
  • Identify students who require additional support and implement appropriate interventions.

Individualized Support:

  • Identify individual learning needs and adapt instruction to support students with different abilities and learning styles.
  • Collaborate with support staff, such as special education teachers and counselors, to develop and implement individualized education plans (IEPs) and accommodations.

Parent Communication and Collaboration:

  • Maintain open and effective communication with parents/guardians regarding student progress, behavior, and academic performance.
  • Conduct parent-teacher conferences and provide regular updates on student achievements and areas for improvement.
  • Collaborate with parents and involve them in their child's education through workshops, events, and volunteer opportunities.

Professional Development and Collaboration:

  • Participate in professional development activities to enhance teaching skills and stay updated on educational best practices.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to share ideas, resources, and strategies for improving instruction.
  • Contribute to school-wide initiatives, committees, and extracurricular activities as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in Education or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Valid teaching certification/license for elementary education in the state of Illinois.
  • Experience teaching in an elementary or middle school setting
  • Strong knowledge of the subject matter and curriculum standards.
  • Excellent classroom management skills and the ability to create an inclusive and supportive learning environment.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with colleagues, parents, and students.
  • Technological proficiency to integrate educational technology into instruction.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and a passion for teaching and inspiring young learners.


Full Benefits Package & Competitive Salary 

How to Apply

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