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JOB OPENINGS

JOB OPENINGS AT ST. EDWARD HIGH SCHOOL 

Part-Time Percussion Instructor (Temporary, 2024 Band Season)

St. Edward High School (SEHS) is a premier private boys' Catholic college preparatory high school in Lakewood, Ohio. The school was founded in 1949 and is operated in the tradition and charism of the Congregation of Holy Cross. The school has an enrollment of 900+ students from a variety of race, economic, and religious strata within a six-county geographic reach.

 

St. Edward High School, an IB World School, encourages our students to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners with international awareness. 

 

Mission: St. Edward High School, a Catholic School in the Holy Cross tradition, seeks to educate the minds and hearts of a diverse group of young men to have the competence to see and the courage to act as men of hope for the transformation of the world.

St. Edward is known for its strong, nurturing community that emphasizes hospitality and humility.  Our work is centered around four pillars: faith formation, excellence, relationships and servant leadership:

  • Faith: Formation of young men in the Holy Cross tradition

  • Excellence: An ongoing commitment to excellence in academics and co-curricular programs 

  • Relationships: A welcoming, family-oriented school community that fosters relationships 

  • Servant Leadership: A Christ-like commitment to genuine leadership through service to others 

Position Description: St. Edward High School has a fantastic opportunity available for a Percussion instructor for our 2024 band season, beginning June 1 and working through the end of band season in November/December. The percussion instructor will be tasked with teaching battery and front ensemble basic playing and movement techniques, part placement, and performance preparation. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Teach all music for performances to the battery and front ensemble with mastery in mind

  • Ensure band activities support the school’s mission and provide a safe and supportive band experience

  • Exhibit appropriate, professional behavior, positive attitude, and work ethic as expected by a youth leader 

  • Attend the majority of band rehearsals and all adjudicated performances

  • Work closely with the Band Director and Assistant Band Director to understand deadlines, modify parts as needed, and support and enforce school rules and standards

  • Keep students engaged and create a culture of participation and respect

  • Perform other band-related duties as needed

Qualifications:

  • Exhibit a passion for music

  • Proficiency in playing and instructing others to play percussion instruments

  • Minimum two years of experience in music instruction preferred.  Past participation in competitive marching bands or drum corps is desired.

  • Experience writing for percussion, both battery and front ensemble

  • Excellent organizational and time management & communication skills

  • Successful criminal background screening and VIRTUS training

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St. Edward High School is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting a diverse workforce. We are committed to building an employee population that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills, dedicated to incorporating cultural humility in our daily work-routines. All hiring decisions are made based on an applicant’s qualifications, merit and the school’s needs.  St. Edward High School provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate based on race, age, sex, color, disability, or national origin in its procedures of employment, assignment, recruitment, termination, wage increase and selection, for in-service or training or other benefits.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Laura Gallagher, Human Resource Manager, at lgallagher@sehs.net.

Full-Time Educational Aide

St. Edward High School (SEHS) is a premier private boys' Catholic college preparatory high school in Lakewood, Ohio. The school was founded in 1949 and is operated in the tradition and charism of the Congregation of Holy Cross. The school has an enrollment of 900+ students from a variety of race, economic, and religious strata within a six-county geographic reach.

 

St. Edward High School, an IB World School, encourages our students to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners with international awareness. 

 

Mission: St. Edward High School, a Catholic School in the Holy Cross tradition, seeks to educate the minds and hearts of a diverse group of young men to have the competence to see and the courage to act as men of hope for the transformation of the world.

St. Edward is known for its strong, nurturing community that emphasizes hospitality and humility.  Our work is centered around four pillars: faith formation, excellence, relationships and servant leadership:

  • Faith: Formation of young men in the Holy Cross tradition

  • Excellence: An ongoing commitment to excellence in academics and co-curricular programs 

  • Relationships: A welcoming, family-oriented school community that fosters relationships 

  • Servant Leadership: A Christ-like commitment to genuine leadership through service to others 

Position Description: St. Edward High School is seeking a full-time educational aide for a self-contained classroom environment for students with diagnosed cognitive disabilities. The educational aide will assist one student in completing academic tasks and monitor the student's behavior. The educational aide will be under the direction of the Director of the St. Andre Scholars Program. The educational aide will be expected to be present for all scheduled school days, along with in-service and prep days.

Expectations: 

  • Supports lessons taught by the teacher to the individual student and follows instructional plans as assigned by the teacher or school leader

  • Helps plan classroom activities as directed by the teacher and supports the teacher in all student and parent relations

  • Performs clerical duties, including, but not limited to, grading papers, making copies, and completing behavior logs 

  • Contributes to a positive climate and culture by exhibiting high professional standards

  • Understands, accepts, abides by, and implements the school's philosophy and mission statement in all school activities

  • Maintains student supervision at all times, including during enrichment period, community period, elective classes, all school day events, and transitions

  • Understand the goals and objectives outlined in the assigned student's Individual Education Plan (IEP) and their Behavior Support Plan (BSP). Review these plans with the teacher.

  • Completes a behavior log on a daily basis, accurately and meeting deadlines.

  • Works with the individual student to practice and reinforce learning of the materials or skills outlined by certified staff 

  • Performs other duties as assigned, including, but not limited to, field trips, morning duty, dismissal duty, and lunch duty

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Experience in working with individuals with special needs 

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Drive 

  • Successful criminal background screening and VIRTUS training

  • Ability to meet educational standards as applicable

  • Ability to work well under pressure, and effectively prioritize and execute tasks to meet deadlines consistently

  • Ability to manage confidential information

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St. Edward High School is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting a diverse workforce. We are committed to building an employee population that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills, dedicated to incorporating cultural humility in our daily work-routines. All hiring decisions are made based on an applicant’s qualifications, merit and the school’s needs.  St. Edward High School provides equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate based on race, age, sex, color, disability, or national origin in its procedures of employment, assignment, recruitment, termination, wage increase and selection, for in-service or training or other benefits.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Laura Gallagher, Human Resource Manager, at lgallagher@sehs.net.

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