HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS
The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is seeking certified full-time teachers who are highly qualified to teach our high school students. These positions will be staffed with professional educators who provide excellent learning experiences and establishing a culture of high expectations.
Candidates interested in teaching position should submit their cover letter, resume, and transcripts (scanned in one file) and attached to APPLICATION
Or send to Mr. James Molnar, HR Manager for Secondary Schools at the Office of Catholic Education at: email@example.com
Please mark subject line: TEACHER – AOP – 92017 complete application
Interviews will be granted to the most qualified applicants.
Applicants must be practicing Catholics as verified by the pastor of the parish in which the applicant is registered.
PA required clearances, Safe environment clearances and official transcripts will be required before employment can begin.
ACADEMIC CRITERIA FOR COMPETENCIES IN THE VARIOUS SUBJECT AREAS
Academic Business: 24 credits in areas such as Accounting, Business Law, Marketing, Finance
Business Technology: 12 Computer credits plus 12 additional credits in either Academic Business or Computer
English: 24 credits in English department, may include 3 credits in each of Speech, Reading, and
Fine Arts: 24 credits in Music or the Visual Arts
Guidance: 24 credits in Guidance, Counseling, or Pupil Services (not Psychology, not Pastoral
Health: 24 Credits in Health Education or state certification in Health
Languages: 24 credits in a specific language. Each language is a separate competency
Library: 24 credits in Library Science or Management Information Systems
Mathematics: 24 credits in Mathematics of which 3 credits may be in Computer and 3 may be in Statistics
Physical Education: 24 credits in Physical Education or state certification in Physical Education
Social Studies: 24 credits in Social Studies, 18 of which must be in History. The remaining 6 may be from other Social Sciences such as Psychology, Sociology, Political Science. One Geography course may be used in place of one History course.
Theology: 24 credits in Theology (not Philosophy) [Post Vatican II] obtained from a Catholic College/University and approval of the Deputy Secretary for the Office of Catechetical Formation
Sciences: Each of Biology, Physical Science, Chemistry and Physics is a separate competency.
Biology: 24 credits in the Life Sciences such as Biology, Botany, Ecology, Zoology
Chemistry: 24 credits in the Chemistry department
Physical Science: 24 credits in the Physical Sciences such as Chemistry, Astronomy, Physics, Earth Science
Physics 9/Conceptual Physics competency is as follows:
For those teachers hired before or on September 1, 1982, 18 credits in the subject area are required. Those credits will consist of 9 credits in the Physics Department, 6 credits in higher Mathematics (Calculus or above) and 3 credits in the other Physical Sciences, such as Chemistry.
For those teachers hired after September 1, 1982, 24 credits in the subject area are required. Those credits will consist of 9 credits in the Physics Department, 9 credits in higher Mathematics (Calculus or above) and 6 credits in the other Physical Sciences, such as Chemistry.
Physics: At least 12 credits in the Physics department and the remaining 12 credits in higher Mathematics (Calculus or above) and/or the other Physical Sciences, such as Chemistry.
Position Type:Full Time