JOB DESCRIPTION

Chesterton Academy of the Immaculate Heart, a classical high school in the Catholic tradition, seeks talented and dynamic Humanities teachers to join our team starting in the 2020-21 academic year. The successful candidates will be able to teach multiple levels of at least two of the following subjects: History, Latin, Literature, 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.

QUALIFICATIONS

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.

The candidate must be a practicing Catholic and willing to take the Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium. Candidates must demonstrate excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills, and possess a track record of contributing to the vision and mission of an apostolic and educational enterprise.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and two to three references to Steve Wilson (chairman of CATIH Board) at chestertonmchenry@gmail.com.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS

Chesterton Academy of the Immaculate Heart is blessed to be located next to St. Peter Church, run by the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, who will be celebrating daily mass for our students, faculty, staff.