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Full Time Mathematics Teacher

Archdiocese of Chicago Catholic Schools
Chicago, IL, US

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Teaching, Math Teacher

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Position Type:
High School Teaching/Mathematics
  • Date Posted:
  • Location:
    Notre Dame College Prep
  • Date Available:
  • Closing Date:

    Notre Dame College Prep, a Catholic, all-boys high school, located in Niles, Illinois, is seeking a well-qualified English teacher. The teacher is appointed by the Principal and serves under the direct supervision of the Department Chairperson. The teacher exercises a leadership role within the classroom. Responsibilities of the teacher involve the establishment of a learning climate within the classroom and school that integrates Gospel values with sound instructional pedagogy in the content area. The person in this position should be prepared to teach Mathematics. Teaching various academic levels or electives is expected. A calculus background is preferred as well.

    • 7:30 am to 3:15 pm - 10 months per year, other hours as needed to fulfill accountabilities
    • Teachers will teach during five of every seven periods during the rotating school schedule
    • Teachers will supervise during one other period per during the rotating school schedule
    • Teachers will supervise occasionally during the school community period
    • Teachers will supervise and/or attend occasional student, parent, and other events throughout the year

    Specific accountabilities shall include, but not be limited to:
    • Demonstrate knowledge of the mission and philosophy of Notre Dame College Prep and support in incorporating and communicating its vision.
    • Provide instructional leadership within the classroom through carefully prepared and planned lessons, and developing a positive classroom environment.
    • Establish and execute clearly stated expectations for student behavior and classroom management.
    • Regularly monitor student progress and apply it to the objectives of the classroom as well as content and skill development.
    • Provide appropriately differentiated instruction to students of varying ability levels.
    • Utilize data to inform instruction and assessment.
    • Carry out all assigned supervisory duties with care and professional concern.
    • Work collaboratively within the department to establish departmental goals and objectives.
    • Actively participate in the process of curriculum mapping and development.
    • Communicate with counseling staff regarding students who are suspected of having mental health or substance use issues.
    • Actively participate in department and faculty meetings and collaborative learning.
    • Work collaboratively with the entire Notre Dame faculty and staff in developing the total program of the school.
    • Serve as an after school proctor as assigned by the Dean of Students where applicable.
    • Utilize individual devices as a 1:1 technology resource for teaching and learning.
    • Utilize technology in appropriate manners to deliver content and assess learning.
    • Maintain open communication with administration regarding specific issues involving students, parents, staff, and the community, as well as program development.
    • Continue professional self-development.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    Bachelor degree in mathematics or teaching in mathematics, or similar degree, excellent communication skills, an energetic and outgoing personality, strong administrative/organizational skills, and familiarity with 1:1 technology and Google for Education, and basic computing are essential.

    Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    Master degree in mathematics or education, experience in secondary education, and experience in a Catholic school setting are preferred.

    Physical Working Conditions:
    Must be able to lift light weight objects (1 to 10 pounds) with no repetitive bending or stooping. Occasionally lift average weight objects (10 to 20 pounds). Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer

    Salary and Benefits:
    Salary will be provided according to experience and education as dictated by salary scale.
    Other benefits include:
    • Flexible Spending Account Option
    • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
    • Personal Days and Sick Leave
    • Retirement 403(b) Plan and Match
    • Paid Jury Duty
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Life Insurance
    • Tuition Remission for Notre Dame College Prep
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Continued Education Support

    Start Date
    August 1, 2024

    Electronic submission is preferred. Interested candidates should forward cover letter and resume to:

    Jessica Grillo
    Administrative Assistant
    Notre Dame College Prep
    7655 West Dempster
    Niles, IL 60714

    About Notre Dame College Prep:
    Notre Dame College Prep is a Catholic all-boys secondary school sponsored by the Midwest Province of the Brothers of Holy Cross. Notre Dame will enroll over 800 high school students in the 2024-2025 school year and has a growing enrollment. Notre Dame is presently the largest all-boys school in Illinois.

    Notre Dame seeks to support young men in becoming Gentlemen of Faith, Scholarship, and Service in a well-rounded, inclusive, family oriented environment. A number of academic programs support students of every ability level.

    Notre Dame's campus is located on 28 beautiful acres in Niles, Illinois, and welcomes employees and students of all backgrounds.


    The Archdiocese of Chicago School System is the largest Catholic school system in the United States. It is the largest private school system in the country. It serves the city of Chicago as well as Cook and Lake Counties, has approximately 70,000 students in its approximately 200 schools.  The AOC schools have been the recipient of the greatest number of Blue Ribbon Awards of any school system in the nation. Our Catholic Schools are a living response to the church’s mission and they work with parents/guardians as partners in the academic education and faith development of their children. AOC Catholic Schools are accredited by the Archdiocese and the State of Illinois.

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