Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958
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Christopher Columbus High School employs over 125 educators and staff members in a variety of fields. Our school thrives because our staff is talented, highly skilled and dedicated to providing current and future Explorers with an excellent education.

Christopher Columbus High School is in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Whereby: No person, on the grounds of race, color, disability or national origin, is excluded or otherwise subjected to discrimination in the receiving of services. Nor does the school discriminate in hiring, promotion, discharge, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral and other aspects of employment on the basis of race, color, disability, age, gender or national origin.

Administration is available to answer any questions that both existing and prospective staff members may have concerning employment at CCHS, including questions about certification, forms and the application process. Please don't hesitate to contact us.

Christopher Columbus High School accepts resumes throughout the year for our many positions, even if the position is not actively open.  Resumes are kept on file for consideration for future openings.

Open Positions:

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  • Spanish Teacher

    Christopher Columbus High School in Miami, Florida is looking for an energetic and creative teacher to teach Spanish.  This teacher will be expected to plan, organize and implement an appropriate instructional program for native and non-native speakers of Spanish from beginning to advanced levels.  This candidate performs all duties and responsibilities in alignment with the mission, vision, and values of the Marist Brothers.

    • Bachelor’s degree in Spanish or Foreign Language Education with concentration in Spanish
    • Florida Department of Education Teaching Certification in Spanish
    • Must be fully committed, supportive, and respectful of the Marist mission and the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church
    • Must have complete mastery of the written and spoken Spanish language
    • Must have knowledge of the cultures, heritage and rich diversity of the countries that make up the Spanish-speaking world
    • Knowledge and skill in use of instructional technology, including iPads in the classroom
    • Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or similar forms is a plus
    • Excellent presentation skills with use of instructional technologies
    • Excellent classroom management and demonstrated ability to engage students
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including clear speaking voice, in both English and Spanish
    • Must have a professional demeanor
    REPORTS TO: The Spanish Teacher reports to the Principal through the Department Leader.
    The Spanish Teacher will be evaluated periodically through class observation by the Department Leader and Administrators and annually through a formal evaluation with the Principal.  Periodic evaluations will be based on predetermined teaching standards which will be communicated to the teacher on an ongoing basis.  Annual evaluation will be based on the teacher's self-evaluation, the Characteristics of Marist Education, and the responsibilities listed above.
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Key CCHS Extensions

Administration 2300
Admissions 2301
Alumni 2302
Athletics 2303
C-Tech  2223
Cafeteria 2232
Campus Ministry 2268
Department Leaders 2304
Development  2305
Finance/Tuition 2306
 Guidance 2307
Information Technology 2222
Library 2221
Main Office 2200
Maintenance 2226
Marketing 2308
Registrar 2236
SAC  2282
Support Staff 2310
Wellness & Athletic Facilities 2311
Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Brotherhood, Faith, and Scholarship define the Marist Brothers Catholic education at Christopher Columbus High School.  By making Jesus Christ known and loved and creating an inspiring academic and extracurricular environment, we prepare young men for higher learning and a life-long commitment to leadership and service through Gospel and Marist values.

Columbus is fully accredited by Cognia and is a member of the Marist Association of Secondary schools, the National Catholic Education Association and the Independent Schools of South Florida.