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Founded in 1970, Lake Catholic High School is a coeducational comprehensive high school with a college preparatory emphasis. Lake Catholic is committed to educating young men and women of diverse means and abilities throughout Northeast Ohio. With a population of roughly 500 students in grades nine through twelve, Lake Catholic High School emphasizes spiritual growth in the Catholic Faith as students learn, work, and serve.

Position Overview

Reporting to the Principal, the primary responsibility of the Director of Mission and Formation is implementing the vision, mission, teachings, and traditions of the Catholic Church through collaborative faith formation experiences designed to assist the students in becoming disciples of Christ. The Director will evangelize, encourage, discover, and “call forth” the Catholic ministerial talents of all those in the school community – students, staff, faculty, alumni, and families alike, to share in the responsibility of the Catholic formation of the students as a community of faith.

Responsibilities
  • Serve as lead administrator of the Spiritual Life team and Theology department and as a senior member of the school staff to fully implement the school mission and values for all parts of the school community.
  • Be responsible for coordinating all spiritual/religious activities directed at the practice of the faith of the students, such as liturgies, retreats, Catholic Schools Week, and Catholic devotions by planning and scheduling an annual calendar of events to include liturgies, retreats, etc.
  • In keeping with the Diocese of Cleveland’s rich tradition of service, encourage community service and outreach programs for students to put their faith into action as servant leaders.
  • Create a culture of Adult Formation for faculty, staff, families, and alumni by incorporating all aspects of our Catholic faith into our community. Develop “Mission Formations Program” for new faculty/staff, and implement activities that enhance the faith formation of administration, faculty, staff, parents, and alumni.
  • Coordinate with Admissions, Advancement, and Marketing teams to help promote Lake Catholic’s mission and values to prospective and current families, alumni, and friends. 
  • Meet with local grade schools to support their faith formation.
  • Represent Lake Catholic High School at community and diocesan meetings and events.
  • Oversee the regular review of programs and policies.
  • Develop and manage the annual budget.
  • Other duties as assigned.
     
Qualifications
  • A practicing Catholic in full communion with the Church with a deep commitment to and alignment with Catholic teachings, traditions, mission, and values.
  • Familiarity with best practices in Catholic formation and programming. Knowledge of Church documents that guide faith formation and Catholic ministry.
  • Bachelor’s degree in religious studies, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Two to three years of experience in Catholic education or pastoral ministry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication knowledge and skills.
  • Demonstrated success in meeting deadlines on multiple, concurrent projects.
  • Reliable transportation for travel throughout Lake County and surrounding counties.
  • Availability and ability to perform responsibilities during the day as well as nights and weekends as required.
     
Application Process

Candidates choosing to apply should submit a cover letter, resume, and completed Diocese of Cleveland Employment Application to Joe Swisher, Human Resources. In the subject line, please enter Lake Catholic Director of Mission and Formation.

The formal review of all completed submitted materials listed above to identify candidates for interview will begin after April 19th, 2024. The position will remain open until filled.

Founded in 1970, Lake Catholic High School is a coeducational comprehensive high school with a college preparatory emphasis. Lake Catholic is committed to educating young men and women of diverse means and ability throughout Northeast Ohio. With a population of roughly 500 students in grades nine through twelve, Lake Catholic High School emphasizes spiritual growth in the Catholic Faith as students learn, work, and serve.

Essential Job Functions
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences, using a variety of learning materials and resources.
  • Develop schemes of work and lesson plans.
  • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
  • Provide appropriate feedback on students' submitted assignments.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development.
  • Update all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, district policies, and school regulations.
  • Prepare required reports on students and activities and communicate necessary information regularly to relevant stakeholders.
  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
  • Apply appropriate disciplinary measures where necessary.
  • Participate in level, school, and parent meetings.
  • Attend professional development meetings as required by the principal.
  • Write professional development goals as required by the LPDC.
  • Keep up to date with developments in the subject area, teaching resources, and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities.
  • Other duties as needed.
Qualifications
  • The ability to teach a variety of art courses, including painting, drawing, ceramics, digital photography, and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, etc.
  • Must have obtained a valid Ohio Teaching License
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in education, art, or another related field
  • 2 + years working with high school students.
  • Highly motivated with strong organizational skills; able to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Self-starter; able to work independently.
Application Process

Please submit a letter of interest (including the subject of interest), resume, three references, and Diocese of Cleveland Employment Application to Thomas McKrill, Principal, with the Subject Line: ART TEACHER

Founded in 1970, Lake Catholic High School is a coeducational comprehensive high school with a college preparatory emphasis. Lake Catholic is committed to educating young men and women of diverse means and ability throughout Northeast Ohio. With a population of roughly 500 students in grades nine through twelve, Lake Catholic High School emphasizes spiritual growth in the Catholic Faith as students learn, work, and serve.

Essential Job Functions
  • Prepare lessons to deliver to high school students about basic principles of the German language as well as information related to German culture.
  • Develop course materials for students to complete in the classroom and in their free time, which includes handouts, essays and additional homework assignments.
  • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
  • Evaluate students’ performances, including grading homework assignments and making note of how well students participate in discussions.
  • Act as an advisor for student clubs, which could entail the German club, but could also extend to other organizations as you see fit.
  • Speak with students’ parents to inform them of their child’s progress in the classroom.
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences, using a variety of learning materials and resources.
  • Provide appropriate feedback on students' submitted assignments.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development.
  • Update all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, district policies, and school regulations.
  • Prepare required reports on students and activities and communicate necessary information regularly to relevant stakeholders.
  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
  • Attend professional development meetings as required by the principal.
  • Write professional development goals as required by the LPDC.
  • Keep up to date with developments in the subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities.
  • Other duties as needed.
Qualifications
  • Must have obtained a valid Ohio Teaching License
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in education, German, or other related field
  • 3-5 years working with high school students
  • Highly motivated with strong organizational skills; able to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Self-starter; able to work independently.
Applications Process

Please submit a letter of interest (including subject of interest), resume, three references, and the Diocese of Cleveland Employment Application to Thomas McKrill, Principal, with the Subject Line: GERMAN TEACHER

Founded in 1970, Lake Catholic High School is a coeducational comprehensive high school with a college preparatory emphasis. Lake Catholic is committed to educating young men and women of diverse means and ability throughout Northeast Ohio. With a population of roughly 500 students in grades nine through twelve, Lake Catholic High School emphasizes spiritual growth in the Catholic Faith as students learn, work, and serve.

Essential Job Functions
  • Prepare lessons to deliver to high school students about basic principles of the Latin language as well as information related to Latin culture.
  • Develop course materials for students to complete in the classroom and in their free time, which includes handouts, essays and additional homework assignments.
  • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities.
  • Evaluate students’ performances, including grading homework assignments and making note of how well students participate in discussions.
  • Act as an advisor for student clubs, which can entail the Latin club, but could also extend to other organizations as you see fit.
  • Speak with students’ parents to inform them of their child’s progress in the classroom.
  • Plan, prepare, and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences, using a variety of learning materials and resources.
  • Provide appropriate feedback on students' submitted assignments.
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development.
  • Update all necessary records accurately and completely as required by laws, district policies, and school regulations.
  • Prepare required reports on students and activities and communicate necessary information regularly to relevant stakeholders.
  • Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.
  • Attend professional development meetings as required by the principal.
  • Write professional development goals as required by the LPDC.
  • Keep up to date with developments in the subject area, teaching resources and methods and make relevant changes to instructional plans and activities.
  • Other duties as needed.
Qualifications
  • Must have obtained a valid Ohio Teaching License
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in education, Latin, or other related field
  • 3-5 years working with high school students
  • Highly motivated with strong organizational skills; able to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Self-starter; able to work independently.
Application Process

Please submit a letter of interest (including subject of interest), resume, three references and the Diocese of Cleveland Employment Application to Thomas McKrill, Principal, with the subject line: LATIN TEACHER

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