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Seton School Junior-Senior High School in Manassas is hiring a full-time teacher or possibly two part-time teachers to teach English in 2019-2020: 7th Grade and 12th Grade literature and composition. Qualified candidates will have degrees in English and experience in teaching. Ability to teach students ages 12-13 and 17-18 is necessary. Please contact Barbara Mirus at with CV and cover letter.


5/3/19 — Principal, Holy Cross Academy: St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception

Principal, Holy Cross Academy

St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception

Fredericksburg, VA Full Time

Holy Cross Academy, located in Fredericksburg, VA and the Diocese of Arlington is seeking a principal to lead. We seek someone to build on our steadfast tradition of faithful education, rigorous academics, and strong moral teachings. We are currently accepting applications.

Providing a Catholic education since 1998, Holy Cross Academy ( is a fully accredited parochial school with a rich heritage and a current enrollment of 490 students in pre-K through eighth grade. We are committed to developing the whole child, focusing on spirituality,  academics, and character.  We promote academic excellence by challenging all students to recognize their gifts and fulfill their God-given potential.  In September 2012, the United States Secretary of Education recognized Holy Cross Academy as a Blue Ribbon School of Academic Excellence. This is an honor bestowed on only 337 schools in the country (including 50 private schools) and is a trademark of excellence. Holy Cross Academy is the parish school of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church, in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and serves students of many different faiths, nationalities and backgrounds.
We seek a principal who is a faith-filled practicing Catholic with a passion for education and a strong vision for school growth and development. Our principal must be a dynamic leader who will cultivate and support teachers, growing in the mastery of their craft and their faith-life as mentors and models. Excellent communication skills are essential. The principal reports directly to the pastor and is accountable for the day to day school administration, community relations, finances, enrollment, and development of the school.
Minimum professional requirements include five years of teaching experience in a Catholic school and a Master’s Degree in School Administration or a Master’s Degree in another academic area with appropriate education courses.  All appropriate Virginia State and Diocese of Arlington certifications must be obtained within three years of hire.
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.. Start date is July 1, 2019.
To apply, please complete the application process outlined on the Office of Catholic School’s website and send the completed application packet.
Personnel Department Office of Catholic Schools 200 N. Glebe Road, Suite 503 Arlington, VA. 2220

5/3/19 — Director of Youth Ministry: St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception

Director of Youth Ministry

St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception

Fredericksburg, VA, USA Full Time

Director of Youth Ministry

St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg, Virginia is seeking a full-time Director of Youth Ministry. The candidate would be under the supervision of the Pastor and in charge of directing the overall ministry to teens in 7th-12th grade, as well as the Youth Groupings model. The Youth Groupings model consists of various small groupings of youth ranging in ages 4 – 18 that gather around a particular affinity (i.e. sport, board games, baking, hiking, etc.). Adult(s) lead these groupings by providing short, focused faith formation and then participating in their affinity. The candidate would also execute administrative tasks, programming, and coordination of schedules, volunteers, spiritual and human formation, catechesis, and evangelization. The candidate would also be in charge of directing the following elements of Confirmation Formation: Retreat (currently using NET teams), Formation Nights (2 – 4 a year, apart from RE classes), tracking the corporal and spiritual works of mercy that each candidate must perform, as well as paperwork necessary. The candidate would be assisted by a full-time Assistant Director of Youth Ministry in the execution of all of the above.
We are interested in a candidate that will not simply maintain the current program. We want someone that will take it to the next level. Creativity, passion and vision are a must for this position.

Necessary Qualifications Be a fully-initiated and practicing Roman Catholic, able to participate in the full sacramental life of the Church and with a commitment to live a life that gives witness to the joy of a relationship with Jesus Christ. Faithful to the magisterial teachings of the Roman Catholic Church. Hands-on understanding of catechesis and evangelization with the ability to articulate and teach the Catholic faith in a compelling manner. Able to inspire youth to go out and bring souls to Christ through the Roman Catholic Church, by developing a culture of discipleship within the parish community. MA in Theology or a willingness to receive the required training in youth ministry by enrolling in the Certificate of Youth Ministry program, or MACE MA degree program provided by the Catholic Diocese of Arlington. 8 – 10 years of experience Directing Youth Ministry. Specifically in large parishes (10K + parishioners).

Desired Knowledge & Skills Have excellent written and communication skills. Attention to detail and highly organized, with the ability to plan ahead (6 – 12 months at a time). Ability to create, track and process documents, spreadsheets, and presentations using Microsoft Office products, in addition to using social media, Flocknote, and social networking for safe communication with students and adults. Ability to work with youth in different settings and handle occasional times of high pressure leading up to and during youth events. Capable of managing and communicating with large numbers of volunteers (100+) on a weekly, monthly and seasonal basis.
Willingness to travel for certain required events: Retreats, WorkCamps, conferences, mission trips, etc. Be able to communicate and collaborate with parents, teens, volunteer leaders, foster teamwork, and address conflict as it arises, and respond positively and constructively to direction from the Pastor. Experience with Life Teen curriculum is preferred. Bilingual (Spanish and English).

All serious candidates please submit a cover letter, and resume (not to exceed 2 pages) to the following:
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Email the above to: attn.: Fr. John Mosimann 1009 Stafford Avenue or Fredericksburg, VA 22407

About the Employer

St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
Just as Jesus welcomes every person with open arms, we at St. Mary welcome the presence and involvement of all of our members – whether they are longtime members, new families, or just recently returning to the Church. Each person has a unique contribution to make and we welcome you!

St. Mary Church was founded in 1858 and has grown from “The Fredericksburg Mission,” serving 20-plus families to currently serving over 4,200 families, that’s 17,000+ parishioners!

5/3/19 — Montessori Nanny position in DC

Montessori Nanny position in DC


We are a young Catholic family seeking a nanny for our two young girls, ages 2 years old and 4 months old, respectively.  We are passionate about the Montessori method of educating young children and would happily assist a nanny in obtaining a Montessori certification, including by paying the cost of online study while working for our family.  Honesty, integrity, and compassion for little ones are the most important attributes we seek in a nanny.  Working hours would be full-time, during the days, Monday-Friday, but we can discuss modified hours or a part-time position if a student sought to combine this opportunity with an internship in DC or test prep for graduate studies or a similar pursuit.  Any nanny candidate must be legal to work in the United States.  Please contact Megan Wold at or 419-303-5905 for more information.

5/3/19 — Guidance & Records Assistant Part Time Position

Guidance & Records Assistant
Part Time Position

Due to the thousands of records that pass through Seton’s Department of Guidance and Records, this department requires an able and trustworthy assistant to the Registrar and Guidance Counselor in maintaining all student records for both Seton’s high school and grade school.

Desired Qualifications: Associates Degree or equivalent (2 years of college)

Desired Personality Traits: Mature, self-disciplined, reliable with sensitive student information, consistent and competent, knowledge of data entry, problem solver, clear and polite communicator.

The Guidance & Records assistant helps handle the routine or light types of paper work of the department to free the Registrar and Guidance Counselor for more complicated and involved tasks.

In this job, the assistant will help in doing the following:

  • Physically file various student records
  • Transition files from elementary to high school cabinets
  • Transition files to dead files
  • Independently and accurately create or alter records in the database
  • Independent Study Program: accurate data entry of all grades of student work in the Seton Database per the requirements of the Independent Study Program
  • Accurate transcription of all transcripts and other data into Seton database
  • Notify students and families by email regarding reception and entry of Independent Study grades; maintain written correspondence with them as needed
  • Transcript/Credit Management: Skill in deciphering transcripts, scanning documents, and accurately entering transcript data
  • Recognize and resolve any discrepancies that have been inadvertently missed
  • Ability to think independently and ask questions when needed
  • Communicate discrepancies to the Registrar and or Guidance Dept

If interested, please note in the subject line “Guidance and Records Assistant” and send your CV to Mr. Tom Sayre at:

Thank you so much for your help!

Mary Strickland, Class of ’18

5/3/19 — Positions at Padre Pio Academy Front Royal, VA

Padre Pio Academy Front Royal, VA

We are accepting applications for the 2019/2020 school year for the position of 12 month part time director
for our Catholic Homeschool Hybrid School. The director will oversee the daily operations of the school in
a Catholic environment three days a week. This individual would report to the Board of Directors and, ideally,
would have experience teaching, homeschooling, leading teams, and have a familiarity with the Seton
homeschool curriculum. They should support the Catholic homeschool cooperative mission, as well as have a
deep personal commitment to fidelity of the Magisterium of The Church.
We are also accepting applications for middle school teachers for our Seton-based program for the
2019/2020 school year.
Padre Pio Academy is located at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Front Royal, Virginia. Padre Pio
Academy offers a unique experience for families looking for a quality alternative to public school or
homeschooling. At Padre Pio Academy, students experience a University Style Class Setting, where they
meet for class three days a week. Work is assigned for the days students are not in school. This approach
allows our students to get an in-class school experience without losing many of the beautiful benefits of
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter by email to:

4/17/19 — The Augustine Institute is looking to hire a freelance writer

The Augustine Institute is looking to hire a freelance writer to work on an elementary religious education curriculum.  Could you please share this with your alumni network? Attached is the job description.

Freelance First and Second Grade Religious Education Curriculum Writer
Ignatius Press and Augustine Institute are partnering on an elementary school and parish curriculum. They are looking for freelance curriculum writers for grade 1 and grade 2 level religious education materials. Writers should be current or recent elementary school teachers with at least two years of experience teaching religion classes. Experience in a grade 1 or grade 2 classroom and a degree in theology and/or education preferred. Please send your resume, writing samples, and letters of recommendation to Constance Graves at
Project website:

Job Description: The writer will provide the lesson content for the teacher manual and student text for the Grade 1 or 2 curriculum. Lesson components include teacher preparation and reflection, student lesson content, and parent communications. The estimated word count for each chapter is 5000. The writer will create the content according to a scope and sequence provided.

Thank you for your help!
God bless,
Constance Graves
Curriculum Specialist | Augustine Institute
6160 S. Syracuse Way Ste 310 | Greenwood Village, CO 80111
303-937-4420 ext. 178

4/17/19 — Church of the Holy Trinity, in Cheyenne, WY, has two positions open

The parish I currently work at, Church of the Holy Trinity, in Cheyenne, WY, has two positions open.

1) Youth Faith Formation Summer Assistant


Assists the Director of Pastoral Ministry with the summer youth faith formation program and activities. Assists with the June and August sessions of grade school summer religious education. Leads junior and senior high youth in their participation in the two grade school summer religious education sessions, and assists catechists and aids for these sessions. Assists with and helps coordinate and chaperone junior and senior high summer youth ministry activities, which introduces them to all aspects of the faith and parish life: liturgical, social, educational and service. Assists with recruitment, training and supervision of chaperones, catechists, aids, and other volunteers. Collaborates with other parish staff.

This is a great opportunity for any current students, Sophomore-Senior who wants to get a taste of what working for the Church is like.  It is a paid internship and looks super good on a resume.  It can also give you a great introduction to the Western Catholic community, since Cheyenne is only 1 1/2 hrs. from Denver.

Email Molly Spiering at if you would like a copy of the full job description.

2) Director of Liturgy and Music Ministry

Description: Directs, in coordination with the Pastor, the parish’s liturgical ministry, with a special emphasis on music for worship. Recruits, trains and supervises parish liturgical ministers and other volunteers. Collaborates with other parish staff.

This is a full time position, with benefits.

Link to our website where you can find the job description:

Let me know if you have any questions.  Feel free to give any current Christendom students my cell number if they want to get some more details: 307-202-0455.  Thank you!


Molly Spiering (class of 2018)