Position Posting
1st Grade Teacher

Did you become a teacher to help realize the ministry of Catholic education and changing the lives of children? Are you a compassionate educator who creatively solves problems? Do you desire an opportunity to share and develop best practices in a collaborative team, and play an important role in implementing effective instruction and the celebration of our faith? Are you looking to be a part of a close family of talented educators?

Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic School, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, provides a dynamic education centered in Christ to students preK-8. We are seeking a full time first grade teacher for the 2020-2021 school year who will deliver highly differentiated instruction and be a thriving member of our early elementary team. Our early elementary classrooms focus on project based learning, leadership development and experiential learning.

The ideal candidate will hold a current Michigan teaching certificate with an elementary endorsement, and a focus on literacy. Experience working in a multiage setting is a plus.The applicant is expected to be a practicing Catholic.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter, along with a diocesan employment application located here, to the Principal:

Suzi Furtwangler
Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic School
1429 Wilcox Park Dr SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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