Career Opportunities

Current Opportunities at SFA


Thank you for your interest in working at St. Francis of Assisi School!  To apply to join our team, please send an email with your resume, three professional references, and the completed application to the attention of the Principal at lidinskym@sfa-school.org

SFA is proud of its diverse community, with families from all backgrounds, including over 45 different countries of origin. SFA encourages candidates of diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply for employment.

2021-2022 School Year

Middle School Math and Science Teacher

Job Responsibilities:

· Provide grade-appropriate instruction in science and math for grades 6-8
· Maintain a safe, attractive, and organized learning environment
· Prepare units with clear objectives linked to summative assessments
· Maintain communication with team members, faculty, administration, and parents
· Differentiate instruction to meet the needs of a variety of student learning styles


Qualifications:
· MSDE Certification or willingness to seek certification
· Familiarity with the International Baccalaureate Program preferred.
· Understanding of math concepts through Algebra 1
· Proficiency with technology and the use of multi-media


Physical and Health Education Position - Part-time, two days/week

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide grade-appropriate instruction in physical and health education
  • Maintain communication with colleagues and parents regularly
  • Prepare weekly lesson plans consistent with curriculum guidelines that motivate, challenge, and engage students. Utilize the outdoor space whenever possible.· 
  • Maintain communication with team members, faculty, administration, and parents.Develop units of instruction following the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program guidelines for the middle school years.
  • Plan annual field day activities.
  • Supervise children at all times.


Ongoing Opportunities

After Care Staff

Staff in the afternoons work from 2:30-6 PM Monday through Friday and are compensated hourly.  Staff engage students in active play, guided learning, and extension of the SFA mission while they await pick-up from their families.  Quality candidates will demonstrate patience and flexibility with students at a variety of age levels, dependability and strong communication skills, and a positive attitude with children and colleagues.

  • Early childhood or elementary education background preferred.
  • Maryland State Certification in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education preferred.
  • Comfort and experience with Catholic schools preferred.

Substitute Teachers

Substitute teachers deliver prepared lesson plans in core subjects -- Religion, Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.  He or she is responsible for maintaining an orderly environment which promotes independence and creativity.

  • Maryland State Certification in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education preferred.
  • Confidence with the use of technology
  • An ability to differentiate instruction for students so as to provide extra challenge and extra support when needed.