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Middle School English Language Arts Teacher

Job Title: Middle School English Language Arts Teacher
Location: Our Lady of Lourdes School, Decatur
Deadline to apply: May 3, 2021

Job Description

Our Lady of Lourdes School in Decatur is seeking applicants for the position of English Language Arts teacher for grades 6, 7, and 8.  Applicant must have a warm and friendly personality, relate well to students and co-workers.  Applicant must be willing to fulfill responsibilities in accordance with the school’s educational philosophy and beliefs of the Catholic faith. 

This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday from 7:30-3:15 pm.

RESPONSIBILITIES shall include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Implementing the daily standards-based curriculum.
  • Planning and preparing the learning environment, preparing needed materials and supplies.
  • Maintaining a professional attitude and loyalty to the school.
  • Treating all children with dignity and respect.
  • Attending recommended training programs and conferences.
  • Maintaining confidentiality about children, their families and other employees outside of the school.

Job Qualifications

Applicants must have a valid teaching license in the state of Illinois or proof of towards a valid Illinois license.

How to Apply

To apply online, please send resume, cover letter, and any references to Theresa Bowser at

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