St. John Vianney Academy – Bakersfield, CA


St. John Vianney Academy in Bakersfield, CA is seeking a Headmaster for the 2018-2019 school year. The school is planning to open in the fall of 2018, and we are looking for someone who loves Christ, children, and Catholic classical education. The headmaster will focus on curriculum and instruction while working closely with the Board, faculty, staff, and students to carry out the mission of the school.


The candidate should understand how a Catholic worldview permeates both curriculum and instruction and must be an intentional disciple of Christ, committed to providing a Gospel witness. Priority will be placed on applicants who uphold the importance of personal values, moral standards, and integrity by being a role model in the school community. Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree, and have significant teaching experience in a classical school environment, and experience in school administration and curriculum oversight. A master’s degree in Education or related field is desired.


​ Interested candidates, please apply by submitting your cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to the President of the Board, Mr. Kurt Van Sciver at: