~Teacher – English Language Arts & Reading, 7th Grade


Website St. Rita Catholic School


St. Rita School has an opening for a full-time 7th-grade ELAR (English Language Arts and Reading) teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. This position entails teaching up to four sections of 7th-grade ELAR and working alongside a 7th-grade Advanced Academics ELAR teacher.

The successful candidate will have experience teaching middle school ELAR, certification, and preferably be a practicing Catholic. Each candidate should work well as part of a middle school faculty PLC team that actively engages students through differentiated academic instruction. SRS is a 1:1 device school. Thus, teachers are expected to demonstrate meaningful skills with technology and create authentic learning experiences for their students.


Utilizing The College and Heaven Standards set forth by the Diocese of Dallas, middle

school teachers at St. Rita will create and provide experiences and activities that challenge all

learners and set high standards for achievement. Middle school instructors lead

students to dig deeper into fields of interest and to increase student ownership of

their learning.

The successful candidate should:

• Be open to growth and have enthusiasm for learning;
• Have knowledge of instructional practices and pedagogy;
• Have effective classroom management skills;
• Have the ability to differentiate for all students effectively;
• Have strong organizational skills.
• Understand the behavior, emotional, and cognitive needs of middle school students.

Interested and qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to the Dean of Academics, Mrs. Lara Henderson, [email protected]