Position title
Interim Teacher

St. Bernard Academy (Nashville, TN) seeks an energetic and nurturing interim teacher with the skills and desire to foster student growth in both academics and social emotional well being. The position begins in August 2023 and ends in late November of 2023.

Position requirements: The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate and/or advanced degree in Education, a commitment to innovative teaching methods, enthusiasm for teaching within a diverse community of learners, effective classroom management, communicative skills and a willingness to collaborate with others

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Full-time teaching
  • Collaboration and professional approach to all interactions with colleagues, students and parents
  • Work with the school community to connect SBA to the broader community

SBA is a co-ed, independent, Catholic day school serving 375 students in levels JK-4 through eight. Located in the Hillsboro Village area of Nashville, Tennessee, it is within walking distance to Vanderbilt University and Belmont University. SBA embraces the development of the whole child: spiritual, emotional, academic and athletic. Students are encouraged to participate in multiple sports and many extracurricular activities. Through its mission, St. Bernard Academy is committed to intellectual, cultural, racial and economic diversity.

Statement of Belonging and Hospitality As an academic institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy and rooted in the Catholic faith, St. Bernard Academy affirms the inherent dignity and worth of all people. True to our mission and Mercy values, guided by the Gospel and love of the Lord, we cultivate inclusivity and foster diversity that supports human well-being. We denounce all acts of discrimination and seek to build an equitable environment where all can thrive and experience belonging. SBA encourages our school community to be advocates for justice, to break barriers and build relationships, to demonstrate empathy and compassion, and to develop an enduring curiosity about and commitment to the surrounding world. Strengthened by faith, we are empowered to take Mercy into our interconnected world and actively serve the needs of others with a spirit of hospitality.

St. Bernard Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Location
Nashville, TN
Date posted
April 19, 2023

Applications should be directed to the Search Committee at cmila@stbernard.org. Please submit a letter of introduction, a résumé, including a statement of qualifications, and at least two professional references. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will close the application process when the position is filled.

Direct applications and inquiries to: cmila@stbernard.org

St. Bernard Academy
2304 Bernard Ave.
Nashville, TN 37212

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