Classroom Teacher - Diocese of Bridgeport
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Substitute Teacher in All Subject Areas
Job Title: 3rd Grade Classroom Teacher - 3 Months
Job Location: St. James Catholic School, Stratford, CT
Beginning: Feb 27, 2023
Deadline: Jun 12, 2023**
District: Diocese of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, CT 06606
Telephone: 203-416-1638
Job Description:
3rd Grade Classroom Teacher – 3 Month Maternity Leave Position (Late February through early June)


St. James School in Stratford is seeking a teacher to teach 3rd Grade starting the end of February through early June of this year.  Candidates must have a love for working with elementary age children, is kind, caring, and patient.  Experience working with elementary age children is required.

RESPONSIBILITIES (The below description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility)
  • Demonstrate competence in teaching
  • Plan lessons (with guidance from current teacher’s notes)
  • Follow a curriculum
  • Connect and build successful relationships with the children
  • Effectively manage the children using age-appropriate practices
  • Assess children’s progress
  • Promote a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning
  • Collaborate with colleagues
  • Bachelor’s Degree accredited college/university in Education or related discipline to teaching assignment
  • Valid State Teaching Certification in appropriate grade level and/or subject
  • Loves working with children!
St. James is hiring now for this position and the position will remain opened till filled.  If interested, please email your resume to Vicky Oligino, Administrative Assistant of St. James School at

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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