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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2018-2019

Welcome to Elizabeth Seton High School, the only all-girls Catholic High School in Prince George’s County. For over 50 years, Elizabeth Seton High School has been blessed with talented and dedicated men and women who offer the best of themselves to the school community for the fulfillment of our Vision and Mission.

Please note: All salaries at Seton are commensurate with experience and responsibilities.

If you are seeking employment and wish to consider serving our young women, please consider the information below:

TEACHING FACULTY & ADMINISTRATION

Elizabeth Seton High School welcomes resumes from men and women who wish to join the faculty and have the following credentials and character:

  • Applicant must desire to teach in a Catholic School that is committed to the mission of Catholic education and the formation of young women in Christian character.
  • Applicant must give evidence of exemplary character and demonstrated activities of service to others.
  • Applicant must hold at least a bachelor’s degree in the discipline of the position.
  • Applicants must give evidence of strong communication and interpersonal skills.

We are pursuing teachers who are enthusiastic, creative, and willing to collaborate. Most importantly, we are pursuing teachers who will provide an atmosphere and an environment conducive to the academic, spiritual, social, and emotional development of our girls.

Individuals interested in applying for teaching positions should present a professional portfolio including a resume and cover letter that portrays excellent teaching skills, outstanding character references, and demonstrated service activities to the Dean of Academics, Mrs. Tiphanie Edwards, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP, '92, at tedwards@setonhs.org

Chemistry Teacher

We are seeking applicants who will plan for and implement best practices in Chemistry/Science instruction, including the use of inquiry and laboratory investigations, demonstrations, lectures, and discussions. The standard course load for teachers is 5 year-long courses. Course assignments include Honors Chemistry and Chemistry. Preference given to candidates who could teach Advanced Placement Chemistry.

Math Teacher

We are seeking a math teacher who is able to teach a wide range of courses from Algebra I to Calculus. The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in math or a degree in education with a concentration in math.

Other responsibilities of the position include:

  • Collaborate with colleagues to monitor and evaluate student performance by using a variety of data sources for planning;
  • Set and maintain high expectations for academic performance and behavior;
  • Foster a nurturing, respectful, and positive classroom environment

English Teacher

Standard course load is 5 year-long courses. Course assignments are flexible, but might include Grammar and Composition, World Literature, American Literature, and British Literature. Preference given to candidates who could teach senior seminars, which include a long research paper on a book relevant to the topic of the seminar.

Individuals interested in applying for teaching positions should present a professional portfolio including a resume and cover letter that portrays excellent teaching skills, outstanding character references, and demonstrated service activities to the Dean of Academics, Mrs. Tiphanie Edwards, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP, '92, at tedwards@setonhs.org.

Elizabeth Seton High School is the only all-girls Catholic High School in Prince George’s County. For more than 50 years, Elizabeth Seton High School has been blessed with talented and dedicated men and women who offer the best of themselves to the school community for the fulfillment of our Vision, Mission, and Values. For more information about the school, including our guiding principles, please visit https://www.setonhs.org/about-us/employment.

Elizabeth Seton High School welcomes resumes from men and women who wish to join the faculty and have the following credentials and character:

  • Applicant must desire to teach in a Catholic School that is committed to the mission of Catholic education and the formation of young women in Christian character.
  • Applicant must give evidence of exemplary character and demonstrated activities of service to others.
  • Applicant must hold at least a bachelor’s degree in the discipline of the position.
  • Applicants must give evidence of strong communication and interpersonal skills.

In addition, we are seeking applicants who will plan for and implement best practices in English instruction, including the use of inquiry and hands-on activities, demonstrations, lectures and discussions. We are pursuing teachers who are enthusiastic, creative, and willing to collaborate. Most importantly, we are pursuing teachers who will provide an atmosphere and environment conducive to the academic, spiritual, social and emotional development of our girls.

Other responsibilities of the position include:

  • Collaborate with colleagues to monitor and evaluate student performance by using a variety of data sources for planning;
  • Set and maintain high expectations for academic performance and behavior;
  • Foster a nurturing, respectful, and positive classroom environment

Coaches

Well over half of the students at Seton participate on one or more of our 23 athletic teams. The variety of sports and of levels within sports allows for every student to find her place in the athletic program, whether a seasoned player or a novice. Most teams compete in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference.

Mission, Values, & Profile of Graduates

Mission

Rooted in Catholic values and the charism of the Daughters of Charity, Elizabeth Seton High School cultivates confidence in young women to excel in college, careers, and life through an innovative and rigorous academic experience. As a diverse and inclusive learning community, students think critically and creatively, work collaboratively, and serve others.

Values

Academic Excellence

Integrity

Creativity

Unity

Respect

Service to Others

Profile of Graduates

A graduate of Elizabeth Seton High School embodies our core values of:

…..Academic Excellence by:

  • Committing to a strong and professional work ethic
  • Engaging in critical thinking
  • Presenting ideas and applying solutions confidently
  • Expanding existing knowledge through ongoing exploration

…..Integrity by:

  • Demonstrating honesty and trustworthiness
  • Acting responsibly and respectfully
  • Exemplifying Catholic values in decisions and actions
  • Having the courage to do what is right

…..Creativity by:

  • Exploring interests, talents, and passions
  • Being inquisitive, innovative, and adventurous
  • Engaging in original thinking and developing multiple solutions
  • Pursuing bold ideas

…..Unity by:

  • Appreciating diversity and promoting inclusivity
  • Working with others constructively and collaboratively
  • Showing compassion, empathy and forgiveness
  • Participating as an active alumna of the Seton community

…..Respect by:

  • Appreciating the sacredness of all of God's creation
  • Displaying courtesy and consideration
  • Exhibiting self-control and discerning a loving response
  • Leading, collaborating, and serving

…..Service to Others by:

  • Promoting the dignity of all by seeing the face of God in those we serve
  • Responding openly when needs arise in the wider community
  • Going beyond comfort zones to assist others