Employment

2021-2022 Academic Year Job Postings

As a “Best of Essex” independent Catholic school in Upper Montclair, NJ, Lacordaire Academy has a long standing legacy of excellence in its curriculum and community. We are recognized for achieving outstanding academic results with students from diverse backgrounds, and we have created an innovative PK-12 school model that is preparing current and future generations of children with the subject mastery and skills to succeed in school and life. We are now in need of some talented individuals to join our school community for the 2021-2022 academic year. Lacordaire Academy is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. 

Seeking: 

Full-time Registrar and Math Teacher

Full-time Elementary Teacher

Full-time Upper English Teacher

Full-time Lower/Middle/Upper Art Teacher

Part-time Math Teacher

 

FULL TIME REGISTRAR AND MATH TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is currently seeking a full time Registrar and Math instructor for the 2021-2022 school year. This position is a dual role of teaching and administrative responsibilities that would require Math instruction in the Upper and Middle School, and Academy wide management of scheduling, data entry, and maintaining academic records. Desired qualifications include New Jersey Department of Education Certification, a degree in math or math education, the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, knowledge and application of best practices in instruction and classroom management for students in grades 5-12 and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy. Applicants may send resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to Suzanne Bilicska, Associate Head of School, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net.
 
 

FULL TIME ELEMENTARY TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is seeking qualified applicants for a full time Lower School teacher position for the 2021-2022 academic year. Applicants should hold appropriate certification and a degree in elementary education or a related field. The ideal applicant will have the ability to bring learning to life and have experience with differentiated instruction, reading and writing workshops, technology, and inquiry based learning. Additionally, candidates must possess positive classroom management skills and support the mission and values of the Academy. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and copy of certification to Suzanne Bilicska, Head of Lower School, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net.

 

FULL TIME UPPER ENGLISH TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is seeking qualified applicants for a full time Upper School English position for the 2021-2022 academic year. Desired qualifications include New Jersey Department of Education CE, CEAS or Standard Certification, a degree in education or a related field, the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, knowledge and application of best practices in instruction and classroom management for students in grades 9-12 , and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy. Ideal candidates will have strong content knowledge of an upper school English curriculum, including utilization of the writing process. Applicants may send resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to Ms. Christine DelPozzo, Administrative Assistant: cdelpozzo@lacordaire.net.

 

FULL TIME LOWER/MIDDLE/UPPER ART TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is currently seeking a full-time PreK-12 Art Teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. Desired qualifications include New Jersey Department of Education CEAS or Standard Certification or a degree in the art field, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, effectively execute classroom management for all grade levels, knowledge and application of best practice in art instruction for students in grades PreK-12 and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy. Applicants may send resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to Associate Head of School, Suzanne Bilicska, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net

 

PART TIME MATH TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is currently seeking a part-time Math instructor for the 2021-2022 school year for our Middle and Upper School. Desired qualifications include New Jersey Department of Education CE, CEAS or Standard Certification, a degree in math or math education, the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, knowledge and application of best practice in instruction and classroom management for students in grades 5-12 and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy. Applicants may send resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to Ms. Christine DelPozzo at cdelpozzo@lacordaire.net.