4/5th grade Instructional Teaching Assistant at The Franciscan School

The Franciscan School is seeking an Instructional Teacher Assistant (ITA) for the 4/5th grades.  This is a full-time position sharing time between a 4th grade classroom and a 5th grade classroom in assisting the lead teachers and grade level teams in creating a classroom environment that is consistent with the mission of the school and the parish.  The candidate will provide classroom support to the lead teacher in each classroom by providing general assistance with daily tasks, such as copying and planning for lessons, small group assistance, supervision of students when necessary, handling of disciplinary issues when appropriate, assisting with special projects, such as field trips.  The ITA is expected to attend parish staff gatherings, conferences, and will collaborate as a member of the team to provide academic excellence for the students.  If you are interested in joining a dynamic educational environment working with dedicated professionals to provide an academically challenging experience for our students, please send a cover letter and resume by October 31 to Michele Northington, Assistant Principal ([]

Preschool Director

The Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi seeks an innovative and enthusiastic individual to lead our large and vibrant preschool, continuing our tradition of excellence.  Responsibilities include program development, curriculum supervision, finance and budgets, faith and staff development, as well as supervision of teachers and staff.  The Preschool Director must be a practicing Catholic in good standing and have a bachelor’s degree in early childhood, elementary education or a related field, plus experience in early childhood education and previous administrative experience.  The ideal candidate will have strong communication and organizational skills and be able to build and maintain positive relationships with parents/adults, preschool children, outside organizations, as well as other ministries within the St. Francis community.  This is a full-time, 12-month position with excellent benefits. Interested and qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume and statement of educational philosophy by November 5, 2018 to Trish Adamkowski, Human Resources Coordinator.  ([]