Chesterton Academy of Detroit, a classical high school in the Catholic tradition, seeks talented and joyful full-time Humanities teachers to join our team starting in the 2020-21 academic year. Part time options may
also be available.

Chesterton Academy of Detroit is opening with 9th and 10th grade in the Fall of 2020. The location of the school is still being finalized; contact us for the latest information.

The successful candidates will be able to teach multiple levels of at least two of the following subjects: History, Latin, Literature, Philosophy, and Theology.
In addition to their teaching responsibilities, faculty at Chesterton Academy participate in the House
system, which is designed to promote character and virtue, and to help students grow in holiness.

Faculty members are required to attend daily Mass with the entire student body, and assist in leading spiritual retreats and school activities.


A bachelor’s or master’s degree in History, Literature, or a related Humanities field is required. Three to five years of teaching experience is
preferred, as well as experience in and passion for Catholic classical education.


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three to five references to


Chesterton Academy of Detroit is part of the Chesterton Schools Network. Founded in 2008 as a result of a grass-roots movement of parents, Chesterton Academy offers a rigorous, integrated high school curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. Focusing on
the classics, the school develops complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life.