Elementary School Teacher
Grand Rapids
Posted 1 month ago

Job Opening: Middle School Math Teacher

Immaculate Heart of Mary School, immersed in the teachings of the Catholic Church, is dedicated to
providing excellent spiritual and academic formation in the development of well-rounded individuals
centered in Christ.

IHM is seeking a 6th, 7th, and 8th grade math teacher beginning in 2024-25.

Job Description

  • Implement developmentally appropriate lesson plans for all children in the classroom that
    fit with the philosophy of Immaculate Heart of Mary
  • Organizing each day’s activities to provide children with a variety of experiences and
    opportunities that allow them to develop curiosity, initiative, problem-solving skills, and
    creativity, as well as a sense of self and a feeling of belonging to the group.
  • Teach math standards for 6th, 7th and 8th graders and maintain accurate records of student
    success in those skills.
  • Additionally, qualified applicants must be dependable, flexible, and able to maintain

General duties may include, but are not limited to

  • Helps build the school’s faith community by a demonstrated willingness to participate in and plan school religious and service activities.
  • Demonstrate effective planning skills by aiding in the preparation of lessons designed to implement stated goals and objectives and incorporate school curriculum and objectives in lesson plans.
  • Organize classroom learning and materials to maximize student time on tasks as well as motivate student learning.
  • Assist in the established and consistent disciplinary approach which promotes self-direction and positive self-image; set high standards for student behavior and manage inappropriate behavior effectively.
  • Accurately assess and record student progress in math standards.
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress.
  • Communicate effectively with parents.
  • At all times demonstrate professional responsibility in enforcing diocesan and school policies and regulations.
  • Maintain confidentiality of information, display sound judgment in dress and general behavior.

Required knowledge/skills

  • Practicing Catholic living in accordance with the Magisterium of the Catholic Church
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality
  • Proficient in written communication
  • Expert in multitasking and problem solving


  • Valid Michigan teaching certificate
  • An understanding of appropriate instructional strategies for middle school students
  • Knowledge about utilizing and planning for effective instructional uses of technology
  • Knowledge of current curriculum as outlined by the Catholic Diocese
  • An ability to work on and be a contributor to a highly professional team of teachers

To Apply

Send Resume, Cover Letter, and Employment Application to:
Holly Lake, Principal
1951 Plymouth
Grand Rapids, MI 49506
[email protected]

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