Careers at St. Catherine’s School

As one of the nation’s premier all-girls schools, St. Catherine’s hires the best of the best. Our faculty are experts in girls’ education, and they care deeply about each and every girl. If you are an educator who is passionate and innovative, we want to hear from you. We actively seek educators of diverse backgrounds and interests, and we want to know how your experiences in and out of the classroom can help shape the leaders of tomorrow. We are in the business of helping girls grow into strong, smart and confident women. Join us.

Faculty Opportunities

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  • Middle School Earth and Space Science Teacher

    St. Catherine’s School seeks a Middle School Earth and Space Science Teacher to begin work for the 2019-2020 school term. Responsibilities for this full-time position include the instruction of five Earth and Space Science sections, serving as a homeroom advisor, and additional duties such as committee work and chaperoning events. Ideal candidates will have experience with problem-based instruction, possess strong technology skills, and have experience with and on-going interest in robotics. or more information about this excellent opportunity and to apply click here.
  • Middle School Social Studies/History Teacher

    St. Catherine’s School seeks a Middle School Social Studies/History teacher to begin work for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Middle School History curriculum focuses on helping students develop historical thinking skills, analyze primary and secondary sources, express arguments in writing, engage in constructive discourse, and explore a nuanced understanding of how the past and present inform citizenship in a global society. For more information about this excellent opportunity and to apply click here.
  • Tutor

    Tutoring is an extension of the St. Catherine's School program and curriculum.  St. Catherine's maintains a pool of approved tutors for referral to families on request. Tutors must ensure their work supports and complements the School's program; and must maintain an open dialogue with St. Catherine's faculty, resource teachers, division directors, and department chairs. Candidates for tutoring of St. Catherine's students must apply using the online application tool. Applications will be reviewed by division directors and department chairs. Applicants may be contacted for interviews followed by potential acceptance into the tutor pool. Tutors may not work in St. Catherine's facilities prior to this acceptance. Tutors also must complete the full background review process, to include fingerprinting before beginning work. For more details about this excellent opportunity and to apply click here.
  • Upper School and Middle School Choral Teacher

    St. Catherine’s School seeks a full-time enthusiastic and innovative music educator to direct and teach choral music in the Middle School and Upper School. St. Catherine’s has a rich tradition of vocal music that includes regular performances of wide-ranging concert repertoire and liturgical music, annual musical theater productions, and a select a cappella ensemble. The ideal candidate will build strong relationships with students, contribute to the overall life of the school, and assist with the organization of various school services, ceremonies, and functions. For more information about this excellent opportunity and to apply click here.
  • Upper School Chemistry Teacher

    St. Catherine's seeks a dynamic and skilled classroom teacher whose passion is teaching girls chemistry starting with the 2019-2020 school year. St. Catherine’s state-of-the-art Armfield Science Center and excellent library resources will support the successful candidate in engaging girls in an outstanding learning environment. The successful candidate will inspire girls to become leaders in STEM fields and should be active in professional organizations. In addition to classroom responsibilities, the position includes serving as an advisor to a group of students, sponsoring extra-curricular activities, and engaging in collaborative curriculum work with colleagues. Excellent interpersonal skills, an ability to find joy in working with others, and strong facility with technology are qualities sought in the candidate. Coaching ability is also desirable. For more information about this excellent opportunity and to apply click here.

Administration Opportunities

Coaching Opportunities

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  • Fall 2018 (click to expand selection)

    St. Catherine's School has the following coaching opportunities available for Fall 2018.

    Field Hockey - Middle School Coach - 1 Head; 1 Assistant position available
    Tennis - JV Assistant Coach - 1 position available
    Volleyball - JV2 Assistant Coach - 2 positions available
    Volleyball - Middle School Assistant Coach - 1 position available

    For more information and to apply, please apply here.

    St. Catherine's School is an Episcopal day school in Richmond, Virginia, founded in 1890 and enrolling over 979 girls in grades age 3 to grade 12. Located on a 16-acre campus in the western part of the city.  St. Catherine's core values include pursuing academic excellence, developing character, nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating individuals, and building community. The athletic program includes 45 teams in 15 sports with approximately 75% of students in grades 7-12 participating. We are looking for experienced coaches who are interested in a commitment to work within a very established program. 
     
    We are seeking coaching candidates who:
    Demonstrate strong leadership skills and effective communication skills
    Have proven head or assistant coaching experience and a record of success
    Understand and support the mission of the School
    Have the ability to work with different learning styles of students
    Have exceptional multi-tasking skills and strong organizational skills
    Have experience dealing with and building a partnership with involved parents
    Set a tone of professionalism among coaches, athletes and parents
    Are interested in the long-term building of program and working closely with other coaches
     
    Please contact Director of Athletics, Julie Dayton for more information.
    804.288.2804
     
  • Winter 2018-19

    St. Catherine’s School Athletic Department
    St. Catherine's School is an Episcopal day school in Richmond, Virginia, founded in 1890 and enrolling 979 girls in age 3-grade 12.  Located on a 16-acre campus in the western part of the city, St. Catherine's core values include pursuing academic excellence, developing character, nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating individuals, and building community. The athletic program includes 45 teams in 15 sports with approximately 75% of students in grades 7-12 participating.

    We are looking for experienced coaches who are interested in a commitment to work within a very established program. 
     
    We are seeking coaching candidates who:
    Demonstrate strong leadership skills and effective communication skills
    Have proven head or assistant coaching experience and a record of success
    Understand and support the mission of the School
    Have the ability to work with different learning styles of students
    Have exceptional multi-tasking skills and strong organizational skills
    Have experience dealing with and building a partnership with involved parents
    Set a tone of professionalism among coaches, athletes and parents
    Are interested in the long-term building of program and working closely with other coaches
     
    Please contact Director of Athletics, Julie Dayton for more information
    804.288.2804
     
  • Spring 2019

    St. Catherine’s School Athletic Department
    St. Catherine's School is an Episcopal day school in Richmond, Virginia, founded in 1890 and enrolling 979 girls in age 3 -grade 12.  Located on a 16-acre campus in the western part of the city, St. Catherine's core values include pursuing academic excellence, developing character, nurturing spiritual growth, celebrating individuals, and building community. The athletic program includes 45 teams in 15 sports with approximately 75% of students in grades 7-12 participating.
    We are looking for experienced coaches who are interested in a commitment to work within a very established program. 
     
    We are seeking coaching candidates who:
    Demonstrate strong leadership skills and effective communication skills
    Have proven head or assistant coaching experience and a record of success
    Understand and support the mission of the School
    Have the ability to work with different learning styles of students
    Have exceptional multi-tasking skills and strong organizational skills
    Have experience dealing with and building a partnership with involved parents
    Set a tone of professionalism among coaches, athletes and parents
    Are interested in the long-term building of program and working closely with other coaches
     
    Please contact Director of Athletics, Julie Dayton for more information
    804.288.2804
     
  • Strength and Conditioning Coach — Seasonal

Substitute Teaching Opportunities

St. Catherine’s maintains a list of approved substitutes in each division. If you would like to substitute teach at St. Catherine’s, please submit a resume and a faculty/staff application, and you must comply with St. Catherine’s fingerprint policy.
Please read more and apply here.

Benefits

St. Catherine’s School is pleased to offer full-time employees with a comprehensive benefits package along with a variety of professional development opportunities ranging from conference participation to paid summer research grants and everything in between. In addition, Full-time faculty and staff may be eligible for tuition remission at St. Catherine’s or St. Christopher’s Schools.
  • Defined Contribution Retirement Plan
  • Health and Dental Plans
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Behavioral Health Coverage
  • Optional Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • Long-Term Care Insurance

We are committed to an inclusive community

St. Catherine's School does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its hiring practices.

St. Catherine’s School is committed to providing an inclusive educational environment. We actively engage students, families, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Our school community respects the differences in ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation and socioeconomic status. Consistent with the School’s mission, St. Catherine’s fosters in our students, and expects from all others, respect for the dignity and wholeness of every person.
 

An ideal location for girl-centered learning

St. Catherine’s is situated on 16 acres in the heart of the beautiful Westhampton neighborhood in Richmond. Our students come from more than 60 ZIP codes and seven counties, and we are proud to be a vibrant member of the Greater Richmond Region. Being located just minutes from downtown, we are able to access Fortune 500 companies, top universities, world-class healthcare facilities, historic sites, museums, galleries and cultural venues to complement our teaching and learning outside of the classroom.

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Contacts

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  • Lea McCormick 

    Director of Human Resources
    804-288-2804 x3145
    Georgia Southwestern State University - B.B.A.
  • Wendy O'Brien 90

    Business Office Payroll and Benefits Manager
    804-288-2804 x3144
    College of William and Mary - Bachelor of Business Administration