Social Studies and French Short-Term Teachers

Job posted 02.14

Saint Basil Academy, an all-girls, Catholic, college preparatory high school located in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, is accepting applications for 2 short-term (maternity leave) substitute teachers:

  • Social Studies teacher
  • French teacher

Both teaching positions will begin April 30 through June 8, 2018. Successful candidates will have a passion for social studies or French, a strong background in classroom teaching and pedagogy, and an interest in student centered, progressive teaching.

Applicants must have the appropriate certification, and current clearances and background checks.

The substitute teachers will be expected to:

  • Implement curricula and activities to meet academic standards
  • Implement assessments that measure progress
  • Use assessment data to refine and inform instructional practices
  • Manage student behavior and expectations in classroom
  • Communicate effectively with students, parents, and department head
  • Use technology (learning management system) to manage classroom documents and assignments

Interested applicants should forward a cover letter, resume, and references to

Substitute Teachers

Job posted 10.30

Saint Basil Academy, an all-girls, private, college preparatory high school located in Jenkintown, PA, is looking for teachers to serve as daily substitute teachers on an as needed basis.

Substitute teachers:

  • Report to the substitute teacher coordinator upon arrival at the school, reviewing the plans and schedules to be adhered to during the school day.
  • Maintain the established routines and procedures of the school and classroom to which assigned.
  • Follow the lesson plans provided by the absent teacher.
  • Interact in a professional manner with students and staff.
  • Maintain student confidentiality.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Substitutes must have teaching experience and provide:

  • A recent Pennsylvania Criminal Records check (Act 34)
  • A recent Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance History (Act 151)
  • A recent FBI Criminal History Record
  • Proof of a TB test

School day – 8-3:00 PM

Compensation is $75.00 for the whole day, $50.00 for a half day.

If interested, please send a resume to


  • Please upload your resume in .doc or .pdf format.