MATHEMATICS TEACHER

St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified, full-time MATHEMATICS teacher for grades 9-12 for the 2021-2022 school year.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong subject background, teaching experience at the high school level, and a solid understanding of high school mathematics curricula. The candidate must bring a commitment to high academic standards, a strong forward-looking vision for integrating math and technology education, and experience implementing innovative teaching practices.  Classes may include: Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2. 

The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, three (3) letters of recommendation, and certification materials to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.  Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application available at: https://www.catholicnh.org/assets/Documents/Schools/TeacherApplication.pdf 

 

STEM / CHEMISTRY TEACHER

St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified STEM / CHEMISTRY teacher for grades 9-12 for the 2021-2022 school year. 

The ideal candidate will possess a strong subject background, teaching experience in the physical sciences, and a solid understanding of high school introductory STEM and chemistry curricula. The candidate must bring a commitment to high academic standards, a strong forward-looking vision for integrating STEM education, and direct experience implementing innovative teaching practices.

The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, NH Certification and contact information for professional references to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.  Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

WORLD LANGUAGES TEACHER - SPANISH

St. Thomas Aquinas High in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified SPANISH TEACHER for grades 9-12 for the 2021-2022 school year.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong subject background, Spanish teaching experience, and a solid understanding of high school Spanish curriculum. The candidate should bring enthusiasm and passion to the classroom setting, understanding that the curriculum is focused on the development of proficiency and confidence in reading, writing, listening, and speaking the language.  The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

The successful candidate will be fluent in Spanish and will have experience with, and a passion for, teaching in the target language at multiple levels in a college prep high school.  We seek candidates with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills who are eager to explore collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching and who believe in integrating cultural learning along with language learning,

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, NH Certification and contact information for professional references to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.  Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

WORLD LANGUAGES TEACHER - FRENCH

St. Thomas Aquinas High in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified FRENCH TEACHER for grades 9-12 for the 2021-2022 school year.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong subject background, teaching experience, and a solid understanding of high school French curriculum. The candidate should bring enthusiasm and passion to the classroom setting, understanding that the curriculum is focused on the development of proficiency and confidence in reading, writing, listening, and speaking the language.  The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

The successful candidate will be fluent in French and will have experience with, and a passion for, teaching in the target language at multiple levels in a college prep high school.  We seek candidates with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills who are eager to explore collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching and who believe in integrating cultural learning along with language learning,

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, NH Certification and contact information for professional references to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.  Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

THEOLOGY TEACHER - Department Chair 

St. Thomas Aquinas High in Dover, NH is seeking a qualified THEOLOGY TEACHER for grades 9-12 for the 2021-2022 school year.

The ideal candidate displays solid content knowledge of Catholic Theology, an understanding of the interconnections between Catholic Theology and the other academic disciplines, and the ability to effectively teach in a college preparatory environment.  The candidate must joyfully support the Catholic mission of the school, engage fully in the life of the school community, and collaborate with the campus minister. There will be opportunities to move into a leadership role as a department chair.  The preferred degree is in religious studies or theology from a Catholic college or university. The selected candidate will need to apply for certification to teach religion from the Diocese of Manchester unless already certified.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, NH Certification and contact information for professional references to Lisa Puffer, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820 or lpuffer@stalux.org.   Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

School Counselor

St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Dover, NH has an opening for a SCHOOL COUNSELOR to work with grades 9-12.  Desirable candidates will have experience working in a high school setting, certification or eligibility to become certified, and experience in college placement/counseling.  Experience with IEP/504, crisis management would be a plus. 

The candidate must support the Catholic mission of the school and engage fully in the life of the school community.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and 3 letters of recommendation to Lisa Puffer, Manager of Administrative Services, St. Thomas Aquinas High School, 197 Dover Point Road, Dover, NH  03820, lpuffer@stalux.org.  Candidates selected for an interview will also be required to fill out a Diocesan Teacher Application.

 

 

FOOTBALL ASSISTANT COACH

POSITION STATUS: Seasonal Part-Time Stipend

POSITION REPORTS TO: Head Coach; Athletic Director

DATE POSTED: April 5, 2021 

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Head Coach and the Athletic Director, the Assistant Coach supports the mission and values of St. Thomas Aquinas High school through regular interactions and communication with the athletes, parents, faculty and staff for practice, competition, and other team-related requirements.

Assistant Coach Duties & Responsibilities:

Ability to perform the following duties:

  •  Shows leadership and sportsmanship attributes necessary to assist with developing character and managing the program while continuously seeking improvement.
  • Shows concern for student health and safety by providing appropriate supervision before, during, and after practices and games and taking ownership of equipment maintenance, as directed by the head coach.
  • Shows knowledge to teach basic and advanced techniques through fair and transparent coaching practices, well organized plans, and the ability to analyze strengths and weaknesses.
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with the school, parents, and athletes, including
  • establishing clear boundaries and treating everyone consistently. Takes direction effectively and dutifully supports the head coach.
  • Seeks to improve personal knowledge of the sport, leadership, and managerial skills.
  • Displays dedication and loyalty to athletics, the school, and the team by maintaining respect and dignity at all times.
  • Upholds all policies and meets all requirements of St. Thomas Aquinas High School and the NHIAA Assists the head coach with any other team-related duties.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1 years of experience coaching at the high school level or experience as a student-athlete.
  • Must possess knowledge of the rules, regulations, strategies, and techniques of the sport.
  • Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the head coach, athletes, families, and school administration.

Assistant Coach Skills & Competencies:

To be successful in this role, you'll need the following skills and qualities:

  •  Knowledge: Comprehensive knowledge of the game, current coaching techniques and procedures. Knowledge of NFHS and NHIAA rules.
  •  Interpersonal skills: Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. The ability to relate to students and to teach them on and off the field. Willingness to learn and improve leadership and coaching skills.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Emmaline Emerson, Director of Athletics, at EEmerson@stalux.org. Candidates invited for an interview will be required to fill out a Diocesan Application prior to the interview.