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. Currently we are not seeking candidates; however we encourage you to check into see if there are any openings.  Lacordaire Academy is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. 


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 with an immediate start date. 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.