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—Nora Murphy, Director of Library Services and Research Program

Current Job Openings

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  • Social Studies Teacher

    Social Studies Teacher

    IMMEDIATE OPENING
     
    Flintridge Sacred Heart is a Catholic, Dominican, independent, college-preparatory, day and boarding high school whose mission is to educate young women for a life of faith, integrity and truth. We are seeking an experienced Social Studies teacher to teach AP Government, AP Macroeconomics and Gender Studies.  Successful candidates must have a strong background in American history and the ability to introduce students to academic research and writing with a focus on historical analysis. The ideal candidate will be experienced in integrating technology into their teaching, and ready to consider emerging technologies to enhance learning and student engagement.  We are looking for a teacher who will participate in the school community outside the classroom, to support the mission of the school, and to collaborate with colleagues in interdisciplinary research based assignments. As part of a dynamic faculty, all teachers are involved in co-curricular programs and should share in a commitment to a holistic approach to educating young women.  
    Flintridge Sacred Heart educators are members of an innovative learning environment where committed teachers develop intentionally designed curriculums. Faculty is engaged in a 1:1 MacBook program, curriculum/ programming redesign and mapping, and teacher-driven professional learning communities. Dedicated to teaching and learning in a supportive and collegial atmosphere, our faculty “shares out” on best practices, technological integration, and instructional strategies via blogs, small group learning sessions, and visits to each other’s classrooms.
    Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
    Diversity is a vital element of Flintridge Sacred Heart’s mission to educate young women for a life of faith, integrity and truth. At Flintridge Sacred Heart, we seek to create and sustain a vibrant, inclusive community and we value and appreciate the uniqueness contained within each person so as to honor the diversity of God’s creation.
     
    The ideal candidate will:
     
    • commit to the mission of Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.  
    • be able to create an environment in the classroom and in all areas of co-curricular responsibility that nurtures the development of faith, integrity and truth. 
    • demonstrate a strong commitment to equitable and inclusive classroom practices
    • design and implement regular formative and summative assessments to measure student learning; possess knowledge of current trends in Social Studies education.
    • be proficient in curriculum planning, instruction, and assessment.
    • have experience with academic technology and/or an enthusiastic willingness to be trained to employ new tools.  
    • demonstrate skill in fostering a learner-centered classroom environment and challenge students to apply knowledge to real-life problems.
    • be a reflective educator who models intellectual curiosity. 
    • actively participate in the school’s culture of inquiry and seek out opportunities for professional development to enhance content knowledge and pedagogical skill.
    • possess a BA in History or other relevant area. A Master’s degree in History; 3-5 years high school teaching experience is preferred. 
     
    We offer a supportive environment, a 1:1 laptop program, ongoing professional development, competitive salary and benefits, and a dynamic community of colleagues and learners.  To learn more about Flintridge Sacred Heart, visit our website at www.fsha.org.  If this sounds like the career move you’ve been looking for, send your cover letter and resume to humanresources@fsha.org.  Please put the job title in the subject line.
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage minorities, females, disabled and qualified veterans to apply.  We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  
  • Temporary Help Desk Support Technician

    Summary:
    The Helpdesk Support Technician is a temporary, full-time position from October 25, 2021 through April 1, 2022. The hours are Monday through Friday 7:30am-4pm. The Helpdesk Support Technician serves as the primary technical support contact for students and teachers in Flintridge Sacred Heart's Mac-based 1:1 laptop program.  This person will run the school help desk, providing support for users’ computer problems including software issues, network connectivity, printing problems, email issues, etc. He or she will and will perform laptop repairs on-site when possible and manage the processing of off-site repairs.  This person is a key facilitator of the academy’s 1:1 laptop program, ensuring that no student or teacher is without the use of laptop for any extended period. 
     
    Essential Job Functions:
    • Offer great customer service to our students, teachers and staff members.
    • Install, configure, maintain, repair and support hardware and software on our fleet of up to 500 student, faculty, staff and loaner computer systems to established standards.
    • Manage a large fleet of Macs using tools such as Mosyle MDM, Apple Remote Desktop, custom scripting, etc.
    • Configure and troubleshoot classroom technologies such as SMART boards, projectors, printers and makerspace-related equipment such as 3D Printers, Laser Cutters, etc.
    • Assist and train users in the operation of computers and common applications such as word processing, email, web browsers, productivity and creative software titles.  
    • Perform computer repairs when necessary and manage any third-party repairs.
    • Troubleshoot day-to-day student computer problems.
    • Create and update all and configuration profiles and installers for student and teacher computers.
    • Provide academic technology support for teacher and student computer hardware, software and services throughout the school, working with third-party vendors when necessary and managing support tickets.
    • Periodically monitor student laptop use for appropriate behaviors.
    • Document and follow up on student infractions to the school’s tech policies, including emailing and calling parents or attending student meetings.
    • Participate on committees as assigned.
    • Assisting the Director of Technology and Director of Academic Technology as needed.
    • Work with student Tech Team under the direction of the Director of Academic Technology to provide instruction and training.
    • Lead periodic workshops, lessons and training on technology-related topics for students and employees.
    • Other duties, as assigned.
     
    Other Job Functions:  none
     
     
     Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    • College degree preferred
    • 2+ years’ experience supporting Macintosh hardware and software, preferably as a Mac Genius or Apple technician.
    • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills
    • Apple Certified Macintosh Technician (ACMT) or progress toward this certification
    • Demonstrated knowledge of Macintosh OS X operating system administration
    • Experience managing a large fleet of devices using tools such as Mosyle MDM or similar mobile device management solution, DeployStudio, Munki, Apple Remote Desktop, scripting, etc.
    • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office products
    • Ability to offer basic Windows support a plus
    • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot hardware and software computer problems
    • Ability to assist computer users who have wide ranging technology skill levels.
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently, anticipate workload, set priorities and complete work on a timely basis
    • Experience with Google Drive / G-Suite and/or Blackbaud’s “On Suite” is a plus.  
    • Demonstrated ability to interface cooperatively, courteously and professionally with students, teachers and co-workers.
    • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a positive work environment.
    • Ability to lift, push, and carry heavy equipment, climb ladders, and climb an extensive number of stairs.
     
    Physical and Environmental Conditions:
    • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, run, observe and monitor  
    • Able to push, pull, reach, bend and/or lift up to 50 pounds.  
    • Simultaneous/repetitive use of both hands is required for writing and data entry.
    • Sight, hearing and speech required to communicate effectively.
    • Have mobility skills necessary to access a variety of work locations.
    • Ability to work in computer room environment.

     
    We offer a supportive environment, a 1:1 laptop program, ongoing professional development, competitive salary and benefits, and a dynamic community of colleagues and learners.  To learn more about Flintridge Sacred Heart, visit our website at www.fsha.org.  If this sounds like the career move you’ve been looking for, send your cover letter and resume to humanresources@fsha.org.  Please put the job title in the subject line.

    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage minorities, females, disabled and qualified veterans to apply.  We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  
  • Employment Inquiries

    Flintridge Sacred Heart welcomes inquiries about employment whether or not we have a specific opening that suits your qualifications. We encourage you as a potential candidate to email your resume to humanresources@fsha.org and include in the subject line the subject matter you are interested in teaching or include staff in the subject line if you are interested in a staff position.

Benefits

  • Friendly environment located on a beautiful hilltop-campus in La Cañada
  • Daily, complimentary lunch
  • Full-time employees are offered medical, dental and vision benefits (employee and school each pay a portion)
  • Full-time employees are offered a 403B plan after one year of employment, school contributes 5% of salary per quarter
  • Professional development opportunities

Contact

Arlene Samore-Sanchez

Director of Human Resources
626-685-8586 
humanresources@fsha.org

Flintridge Sacred Heart Values

Open Arms

We are a school community that accepts, embraces, and honors every girl for who she is.

Folded Hands

We are committed to providing a faith-based education rooted in the Church's teachings while welcoming all religious traditions.

Compassionate Hearts

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We are a community that responds open-heartedly to human need with words and actions.

Engaged Minds


We are committed to inspiring our students to wonder, be curious, and seek truth with voraciousness and determination.

Healthy Bodies


We do all in our power to provide extraordinary emotional support as a balance for high academic expectations.

Vibrant Spirits

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Our students develop into dynamic women whose presence and reach extend beyond themselves.

Our Mission Focused Faculty & Staff

Our exceptional team of employees dedicate their time, talent, energy and resources to nurturing faith, integrity and truth in all members of the school.
Flintridge Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, females, disabled and qualified veterans to apply. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

FLINTRIDGE SACRED HEART

440 St. Katherine Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
626-685-8300

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