We’re Hiring: Physical Education Teacher

Jul 5th, 2017

Annunciation School is a vibrant, Catholic school serving students from preschool through 8th grade. We are seeking a qualified, passionate teacher for our Physical Education and Health position. The Physical Education teacher will be part of a collaborative team, helping create a positive, engaging environment for learning. As an International Baccalaureate candidate school, Annunciation is looking for teachers who use inquiry instruction and student-focused activities to engage students in meaningful learning activities that meet the needs of a diverse group of students.  IB teachers are open-minded, life-long learners who bring a global perspective to the learning experience. Collaboration with the team of teachers and specialists is critical to our success.

The Physical Education teacher also oversees the Athletic department, helping coordinate Annunciation School’s athletic teams, games, and facilities.

Qualifications:

  • Possesses a love for the Catholic faith and has a strong desire to share the faith with students
  • Is a faithful, practicing Catholic
  • Holds a valid Minnesota Teaching License
  • Follows the mission of Annunciation Catholic School
  • Organizes activities and lessons that promote physical activity, meeting state standards
  • Develops motor skills and physical development for students that is age appropriate
  • Possesses excellent verbal communication and listening skills
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the required activities and is able to communicate and demonstrate them properly
  • Has strong motivational skills
  • Creates an environment that promotes active learning for all students
  • Possesses patience and extensive knowledge of physical fitness, sports and exercise
  • Establishes and maintains standards of student and classroom management required to achieve effective participation in all activities without interfering with the atmosphere of class
  • Possesses an ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and staff
  • Collaborates with colleagues to ensure student successes
  • Is a self- starter with the ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks
  • Has organizational skills and is able to direct others to support the Athletic program
  • Demonstrates a commitment to on-going professional development


To apply, email letter of interest, resume, copy of teaching license, and three letters of recommendation to:

Jen Renstrom at jrenstrom@annunciationmsp.org ATTN: Jennifer Cassidy.

Submit applications by July 9, 2017.

Position starts August 2017.