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St. John the Baptist is an elementary Pre-K – 8th grade Catholic school in Plattsmouth, Neb. with exceptional academics, faith-based traditions and a supportive community. Our school provides a safe and nurturing environment for students with experienced and caring teachers focused on educating the “whole” student – intellectually, spiritually, physically, emotionally and socially.

Join Our Team — and become a part of family that is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our students and families.


JOB OPENINGS

  • 1st GRADE TEACHER – 2022-23 School Year
  • ELEMENTARY PRINCIPAL – 2023-24 School Year
  • SUBSTITUTE TEACHER

1ST GRADE TEACHER – 2022-23 SCHOOL YEAR

St. John the Baptist School is seeking qualified applicants for a 1st grade classroom teacher. The teacher will work daily in a Catholic faith-filled teaching environment focused on the development of the whole student — intellectually, spiritually, physically, emotionally and socially.

Qualifications: 

• Elementary education certification
• Possess a Nebraska teaching certificate
• A practicing Catholic
• Complete a Safe Environment Training and a background check

Download the job description – 1st Grade Teacher Job Description

TO APPLY:

All qualified candidates must complete an application. Download an application here: Lincoln Diocese Employment Application

Email the completed application, resume, cover letter and your teaching certificate to Fr. Timmerman at [email protected]


ELEMENTARY PRINCIPAL – 2023-24 SCHOOL YEAR

St. John the Baptist Catholic School is searching for our next principal. Building on a foundation of academic excellence and a 135-year tradition, St. John’s is seeking an educator and spiritual leader who fosters Catholic identity by actively participating in the faith life of our school and parish community.

The successful candidate will be a collaborative leader and problem solver with an accessible and approachable style who demonstrates a willingness to listen to new ideas while offering creative solutions and strong leadership to challenges.

The candidate must hold a Nebraska Administrative Certificate with a PK-8 endorsement by the time school starts and be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the church.

Download the job description – StJB Job Description.Principal 2023-24

TO APPLY:

All qualified candidates must complete an application. Download an application here: Lincoln Diocese Employment Application

Please send all application materials: 1) resume, 2) cover letter (stating your salary requirements) and 3) a statement of your philosophy of Catholic education including what you envision to be the role of a principal in leading a Catholic school, by email to: Fr. Sean Timmerman at [email protected]


IMMEDIATE OPENINGS – 2022-23 SCHOOL YEAR

Substitute Teacher

St. John the Baptist is seeking candidates for Substitute Teaching positions at the elementary and middle school levels. Valid Nebraska Teaching Certificate or State Substitute Certificate is required. Background screening and Safe Environment training are mandatory.

If you are interested in substitute teaching, please contact the school office at 402.296.6230.



How
to Apply:

  • Download an application form by clicking on the link below.
  • Email the completed application, resume, cover letter and your teaching certificate to Fr. Timmerman at [email protected]

Lincoln Diocese Employment Application

Lincoln Diocese Safe Environment Training

For questions and more information, please contact the school office at 402-296-6230.