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AP European or AP World History/STEP Coordinator

Damien High School

Posted 5/16/2017 until 5/31/2017

Description:

Damien High School is seeking a part-time instructor in the Social Science Department, teaching Advanced Placement European History or AP World History. The position can be full time if the candidate is capable of overseeing the school’s S.T.E.P. Program for students with special learning needs. 

The total school program promotes the development of the whole person within the Catholic tradition.  Through prayer, fellowship, service and instruction, Damien High School, fosters a learning environment in which students have opportunities to realize their spiritual, intellectual, moral, physical and social potential.  Students, parents, faculty and staff, join in community for the purpose of making Damien's young men ready for the demands of college and the challenges of a rapidly changing world.

 


Requirements:

Minimally a candidate must and have a Bachelor’s Degree and experience teaching the curriculum to start and be prepared to enroll in a Teacher Preparation Program if they have not completed a credential. Prospective teachers must model all behaviors outlined in both the Faculty Handbook and the Employee Handbook for lay personnel of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

Each teacher is to strive to create a total learning atmosphere with students in the classroom, be creative in approaches to teaching, recognizing individual differences in students. They are to prepare for each course a classroom teaching plan based on existing departmentally approved course outlines.  This plan will consist of weekly lesson plans and a quarterly syllabus, which includes a timetable of tests, quizzes, homework and major projects (term papers, research projects, etc.) Damien High School uses a 1 to 1 Chromebook for all of its students and any prospective teacher should be comfortable teaching in this environment.​​

Information/Application Contact:

Damien High School
2280 Damien Ave
La Verne CA 91750
E-Mail: hemenway@damien-hs.edu
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