Employment

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 2022-2023 academic year. Lacordaire Academy is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

 

PART-TIME TECHNOLOGY TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy is currently seeking a part-time technology teacher for the 2022-2023 academic year. Courses would include teaching computer classes for PreK-12th grade, in addition to technology based elective courses in the Upper and Middle School. Preference will be given to certified candidates who have a strong understanding of technology practices that support classroom instruction and delivery. Desired qualifications include the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, knowledge and application of best practice in instruction and classroom management and willingness to support the mission of Lacordaire Academy. Applicants may send resume, cover letter and copies of certifications to the Associate Head of School, Suzanne Bilicska, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net.

 

TEMPORARY LEAVE FIRST GRADE TEACHER

Lacordaire Academy, a Catholic independent PreK to 12 school, is seeking qualified applicants for a temporary first grade teaching position for April- June 2023. Applicants should hold appropriate certification and a degree in education or a related field. The ideal applicant will have the ability to bring learning to life and effectively differentiate instruction. 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 the Associate Head of School, Suzanne Bilicska, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net.

 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

Lacordaire Academy is currently seeking substitute teachers for the 2022-2023 academic school year, grades PreK-12 in all subject areas. Applicants must possess the ability to effectively manage the classroom environment and implement lesson plans and instructional activities. To be considered, applicants need to have proof of a current background check, participation in Protecting God’s Children (free workshop available through the Archdiocese of Newark or Paterson), and experience working with students. Certified candidates are preferred. Please forward resume, cover letter, and copy of certification to Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and copy of certification to the Associate Head of School, Suzanne Bilicska, at sbilicska@lacordaire.net.