Saint Louis Priory School, a Benedictine, Catholic, and college preparatory school for boys in grades 7 through 12, seeks a full-time Classics teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year. The successful candidate will have some experience with or commitment to teaching Latin via the Hans ørberg's natural method. Preference will be given to candidates with a Master’s degree, spoken proficiency, and previous experience teaching Latin (and preferably also Greek) to middle and high school students (through Advanced Placement). Responsibilities will also include serving as advisor, coaching a sport, and possible supervising student activities.
Applicants interested in the position should submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 to 5 professional references to email@example.com.
About Saint Louis Priory School
Saint Louis Priory School – a leader in Benedictine, Catholic education for talented and motivated boys – has 60 faculty (20% monastic, 80% lay), 75% of whom hold a master’s degree and 12% a doctorate. Priory enrolls 400 boys in grades 7 through 12, the normal entry point being grade 7. In addition to a typical secondary school curriculum, Priory boys must study theology (6 years), Latin (3 years), and a modern language (4 years). Most study mathematics through calculus. All compete on athletic teams for at least two trimesters each year. The average ACT score is 30.2. In a typical senior class 20-25% earn National Merit recognition.