St. Victor School is recognized and respected in the community and the parish for the strong spiritual formation and the quality academic education that it has provided and continues to provide for the children of the Berryessa area.
St. Victor School is the center of a faith community where students, parents, faculty, administrators, staff, and clergy give highest priority to the Christian growth and holistic development of each child.
Established in 1964, the school now serves students in Preschool through 8th Grade.
St. Victor School has an opening for a full-time First Grade Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. The position is full-time and is benefits eligible.
The successful candidate is a committed educator who wants to uphold the mission of the school and be part of forming Children of Faith, Lifelong Learners, and Caring and Responsible Citizens.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities :
Serve as an educator who is supportive of a faith-filled Catholic environment;
Establish and maintain standards of behavior needed to achieve a productive learning environment in the classroom;
Plan, implement, monitor, and assess a comprehensive Elementary academic program that is consistent with Diocesan and local site goals;
Provide a diverse learning environment for all learners and manage accommodations for students when needed;
Develop and communicate curricular and instructional plans and objectives to students and parents, including course descriptions, performance expectations, progress reports and other pertinent information to allow parental monitoring and engagement;
review with the school administration as necessary;
Participate in curricular and extra-curricular school programs, assessment and development activities, student supervision, and meetings;
Be proficient in integrating technology into their curriculum regularly to enhance student learning, including the use of school information systems (SIS) to engage parent stakeholders and using relevant data to drive instructional effectiveness.
Apply knowledge of the California curriculum and content standards, as well as have demonstrable knowledge of Common Core Standards (including CA Common Core) and experience with pacing guides;
Maintain a positive and professional image consistent with the mission and values of St. Victor School and the Diocese of San Jose; and
Bachelor’s degree is required, and a masters is preferred;
A valid CA teaching credential is required; however, if a candidate does not presently have a valid CA teaching credential, they will be required to obtain one within a time period prescribed by the Diocese of San Jose;
Substantive experience in working with Elementary students, especially knowledge of current trends and research concerning young children’s growth and development; and
Have a strong work ethic and a passion for their chosen career in education.