Whatever you do, do from the heart,
     as for the Lord and not for others. Colossians 3:23



Long-term Substitute Guided Studies Teacher

St. James Academy is seeking a long-term substitute Guided Studies teacher in the spring semester of 2021. The position will run from roughly March 22nd through May 21st. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic who has a special-education degree and experience teaching at the secondary level. Those interested should apply at the Archdiocesan website at and should send a cover letter and resume to the St. James principal, Dr. Shane Rapp, at


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 are 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.



Sign up online here

Step 1

Complete the online application with the Archdiocesan Education Office at 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.

Step 2

Candidates will be contacted for an interview only after all steps of the diocese process have been completed.

Step 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.