Careers

Current Openings:

St. James Academy is seeking a long-term substitute in a sophomore English class during the months of April and May. Ideal candidates will be practicing Catholics who are licensed and experienced English teachers. Interested candidates should apply with the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas at http://www.archkck.org/schools/2015/schools7-employment-page-. Resumes and cover letters can be sent to the principal, Dr. Shane Rapp, at srapp@sjakeepingfaith.org

St. James Academy is seeking several teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. The ideal candidates will be practicing Catholics with a passion for evangelization and discipleship who are licensed and experienced in their content areas. Current openings include English, Math, and Spanish teachers, as well as a Campus Minister. Interested candidates should apply with the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas at http://www.archkck.org/schools/2015/schools7-employment-page-. Resumes and cover letters can be sent to the principal, Dr. Shane Rapp, at srapp@sjakeepingfaith.org.

St. James Academy is seeking a head girl’s basketball coach for the 2017-2018 season. The ideal candidates will be practicing Catholics with a passion for evangelization and discipleship with experience coaching at the high school or college level. Interested candidates should send resumes and cover letters to the Activities and Athletics Director, Mr. Mark Huppe, at mhuppe@sjakeepingfaith.org.

For Additional Academic/Staff Positions Currently Available please refer to www.archkckcs.org and click Employment on the left.  You will be able to complete the online application as well as see what openings there are in the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas.

 

Employment

The Mission of St. James Academy is to pass on the Catholic faith from this generation to the next, while holding the highest standards of educating students. The full infusion of the Catholic faith in every lesson, interaction and relationship is central to fulfilling this mission.

What are We Looking for in New Teachers and Staff?

  • Practicing Catholics who are committed to lighting the fire of our faith in the minds and hearts of young people.
  • Licensed teachers who are experts in their field and passionate about sharing that knowledge with students.
  • Engaging educators who know how to stimulate young minds through active learning.
  • Organized adults who can inject the love of their faith into their lesson plans.
  • Enthusiastic leaders who are willing to continue their own learning and apply that new knowledge.
  • Responsible problem solvers who are able to utilize technology and data to make creative decisions in their daily activities.

 

Application Process:

Teachers:

  1. Complete the online application with the Archdiocesan Education Office at www.archkckcs.org only if you are applying for a teaching position and don’t currently work in our Archdiocese.  This includes coaches who will be teaching in the building.
  2.  Candidates will be contacted for an interview only after all steps of the diocese process have been completed.
  3.  In compliance with Archdiocesan policy, candidates who currently teach in an Archdiocesan school must notify their current principal of their intent to interview before an interview can take place.