A dedicated community of educators

St. John’s College High School seeks faculty and staff who are committed to the human and Christian education of young people. The goals set forth at St. John’s are consistent with the goals of all Lasallian schools:

  • We instill gospel values.
  • We are animated by and foster a spirit of faith and zeal.
  • We develop and maintain diverse programs meeting recognized standards of excellence.
  • We create and sustain respectful human relationships in community.
  • We exercise a preferential option for the poor.

St. John’s offers its students an innovative and rigorous academic program. A robust curriculum and wide variety of co-curricular offerings provide students with an education that is second to none. In addition, the community of faculty and staff is committed to assisting one another in professional growth and support, creating a unique connectedness and common understanding that brings the group together.  
 
St. John’s offers salaries that are competitive and commensurate with experience, as well as providing health and retirement benefits. 

Current Opportunites

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  • Academic Support Specialist

    St. John’s College High School seeks an Academic Support Specialist for the 2021-22 school year.
     
    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 
    • Provide instructional and executive function support outside the classroom for students 
    • Help students develop positive daily routines and good habits; assist students in overcoming social/emotional challenges  
    • Monitor students’ progress 
    • Structure strategies through frequent dialogue with teachers and parents
    • Communicate and collaborate regularly with teachers, administrators, and department chairs 

    • Work as part of the Student Support Committee with grade-level counselors and student life administrators
    • Collaborate on professional development for content and grade-level teams for study skills and instructional techniques

    • Assist in the coordination of tutoring for individual students 



    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 
    • Bachelor’s degree 
    • Experience as a learning specialist and/or working with students with learning differences 
    • Ability to interpret psychoeducational testing and implement recommendations for students 
    • Sophisticated organizational skills 

    • Comfort with technology as a conduit for study skills, organization, and instructional support 

    • Ability to share effective learning strategies with students and teachers 

    • Able to build positive relationships with students, families, and colleagues 


    Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. This is a 10-month position with hours from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Mr. Christopher Themistos, principal, at employment@stjohnschs.org. The position is open until filled. 
     
    St. John’s College High School is an Independent, Catholic, co-ed school in the Lasallian tradition located in Chevy Chase, DC. Founded in 1851, St. John’s provides a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, an expansive extra-curricular program, and an opportunity for students to grow in their faith by encountering the tenets of a Lasallian education.
  • Religion Department Teacher

    St. John's College High School seeks an energetic teacher to join the Religion Department for the 2021–22 school year.

    The department curriculum is designed to guide a student through a series of intellectual explorations on a journey that brings them to the point of adult faith. St. John's teachers are creative, innovative, and passionate about their subject, and the candidate must be able to develop and implement lessons that make the subject accessible to secondary level students and motivate them to a vivid understanding of the subject matter.

    QUALIFIED CANDIDATES MUST POSSESS:
    • A bachelor's or advanced degree with a major or minor in Theology
    • A degree from a Catholic college or university
    • A willingness to embrace a Lasallian, Catholic educational community
    • A desire to belong to a faculty that embraces collegiality, innovative instructional practice, collaboration, a process-driven mindset, and meeting students intellectually where they are
    • The qualified candidate must also be a practicing Catholic

    Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references to Mr. Christopher Themistos, principal, at employment@stjohnschs.org.

    St. John's College High School is an Independent, Catholic, co-ed school in the Lasallian tradition located in Chevy Chase, DC. Founded in 1851, St. John's provides a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, an expansive extra-curricular program, and an opportunity for students to grow in their faith by encountering the tenets of a Lasallian education.
  • Mathematics Department Teacher

    St. John's College High School seeks an energetic teacher to join the Mathematics Department for the 2021–22 school year.
     
    The department offers courses from conceptual up to advanced placement in both content areas. St. John’s teachers are creative, innovative, and passionate about their subject, and the candidate must be able to develop and implement lessons that make the subject accessible to secondary level students and motivate them to a vivid understanding of the subject matter. 

    QUALIFIED CANDIDATES MUST POSSESS:
    • A bachelor's or advanced degree in Mathematics
    • A willingness to embrace a Lasallian, Catholic educational community
    • A desire to belong to a faculty that embraces collegiality, innovative instructional practice, collaboration, a process-driven mindset, and meeting students intellectually where they are

    Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 professional references to Mr. Christopher Themistos, principal, at employment@stjohnschs.org.

    St. John’s College High School is an Independent, Catholic, co-ed school in the Lasallian tradition located in Chevy Chase, DC. Founded in 1851, St. John’s provides a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, an expansive extra-curricular program, and an opportunity for students to grow in their faith by encountering the tenets of a Lasallian education.

Applying for Employment

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume and three professional references to employment@stjohnschs.org.