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Founded in 1890 by the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph with the mission to foster unifying relationships with God and all creation, Saint Joseph Academy is the only Catholic, all-girls high school in the city of Cleveland. Committed to Catholic values and academic excellence in grades 9 through 12, we educate young women of diverse cultures, abilities and backgrounds, empowering them to be successful, compassionate leaders in the 21st century global society.

Available Staff Positions

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  • Part-Time Bus Driver

    This part time Bus Driver position requires skilled work in the operation of light and heavy school buses and vans in transporting students to and from school events such as sporting events and field trips. Position includes weekend and evening work.
    This part time position requires skilled work in the operation of light and heavy school buses and vans in transporting students to and from school events such as sporting events and field trips. Position includes weekend and evening work.
    Essential Skills
    • Knowledge of traffic and highway safety rules and regulations and of the precautions necessary to avoid accidents.
    • Ability to operate a bus in a safe and economical manner.
    • Ability to understand and carry out instructions and to perform work requiring good physical condition.
    • Ability to relate to students, parents, faculty and coaches.
    • Ability to complete various forms and records, including updated route sheets, time sheets, field trip forms, incident and accident reports, etc.
    Primary Duties and Responsibilities
    • Transports students to and from school events, following a preplanned route according to a definite time schedule.
    • Regulates heating equipment and ventilation of bus for comfort of passengers. Drives bus carefully and in compliance with traffic regulations.
    • Assumes responsibility for the safety of students in loading, unloading and transporting them to and from school events.
    • Instructs students in safety precautions and practices.
    • Signals students when to cross street or highway and assures that students are safely across upon departure from bus.
    • Maintains discipline; reports unruly behavior to Principal of school or Dean of Women.
    • Inspects and sweeps bus.
    • Checks water, gas, oil and mechanical condition before leaving on run.
    • Reports delays and accidents. Keeps operational records and makes simple reports.
    • Reports defects or problems with vehicle to transportation maintenance supervisor. Assures bus meets regular maintenance schedules.
    • Appropriate State of Ohio Commercial Driver license for school bus and passenger operation.
    • Graduation from high school or completion of GED.
    • Completion of first aid and driving courses.
    • Training on highway safety rules and regulations.
    • Completion of a performance test in school bus operation.
    • Must pass a physical examination and drug test prior to hire and annually. Good vision in both eyes; cannot be a diabetic on insulin.
    • Must pass criminal background checks and have a good driving record with no DUI convictions
    Please send letter of interest and resume to posting@sja1890.org.
    No phone calls please.

Available Faculty Positions

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  • Social Studies Teacher

    Saint Joseph Academy is seeking a Social Studies Teacher for the 2020-2021 academic year.

    • Ohio Teacher Licensure/Certification required
    • Minimum two years previous teaching or related experience
    Essential Skills
    • Able to work with school technology (use of academic software, Microsoft Office, etc.)
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with all levels of individuals
    • Well-organized and attentive to detail
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight to deliver strong outcomes
    • Commitment to the Catholic education of young women in the tradition of the Congregation of St. Joseph

    Primary Duties and Responsibilities
    • Teach in a rotating modified college block schedule
    • Develop lesson plans in accordance with the Academy’s curriculum
    • Coordinate field trips for curricular and extra-curricular activities
    • Communicate with parents/guardians
    • Participate in Admissions related activities
    Please send letter of interest, resume and salary requirements to posting@sja1890.org by June 30, 2020.

    No phone calls please.

Other Available Positions

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All employees and volunteers who have contact with students undergo thorough screening, including background checks through the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation & Identification (BCI&I), as well as Virtus Training. For complete information on screening policies, see the revised Policy for the Safety of Children in Matters of Sexual Abuse, section 1.2 (p. 3).