Employment Opportunities

The Academy of the Sacred Heart, a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent coeducational school for children ages 3 through Grade 8 located in historic Saint Charles, MO. Drawing from the strength of the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education, the Academy endeavors to educate and inspire the heart and mind of each child to become a courageous and confident leader who knows and loves God, and who reveals that love by serving others.

Why a career at the Academy?

Some of the Academy’s benefits:

  • Medical (Academy pays 60% of employee only coverage)
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO (Standard Plan)
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO (Premier Plan)
  • Dental & Vision (Academy pays 60% of employee only coverage)
    • Guardian
  • Life/AD&D/Long Term Disability
    • $50,000 life insurance policy
    • $50,000 AD&D policy
    • Long term disability coverage
  • Tuition Remission
  • Continuing Education
  • Retirement
    • Employer contribution – 5% of W-2 earnings (no employee contribution required)
    • Auto contributions available
    • Annual retirement education meetings
  • Personal/Sick/Vacation days
    • Dependent on faculty/staff position and varies based on number of years of service

Non-Discrimination Statement

Academy of the Sacred Heart provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to their age, color, disability status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, veteran status, or any other class protected by state or federal law. As a Catholic school in the Sacred Heart tradition, Academy of the Sacred Heart reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions, as permitted by law. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.


Available Positions:

Teaching Assistant for 1st Class

Teaching Assistant for 1st Class  — Academy of the Sacred Heart, Saint Charles MO

The Academy of the Sacred Heart, an independent, private, Catholic school in Saint Charles, MO, invites applications for a Lower School Teaching Assistant for the 2021-22 school year.  Ideal candidates should have an excellent background early childhood education.  Teaching experience is a plus.  They will be required to be a collaborative member of a highly professional learning community.

 

Mission Statement

Rooted in the spirituality of the Society of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (RSCJ) and in the evolving tradition of the Roman Catholic Church, the Academy continues to embrace an educational approach that values the integration of the physical, cognitive, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of our students.  From this perspective,

We educate and inspire the heart and mind of each child to become a courageous and confident leader who knows and loves God and who reveals that love by serving others.

 

Mission Expectation

Once hired, teachers and support staff are expected to familiarize themselves with and live the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education.

 

Other Professional Expectations:

  • Possess a degree in Early Childhood education or having experience working in an early childhood environment.
  • Demonstrate a sincere passion for working with young students.
  • Possess the ability to nurture and support young students as they begin formal school.
  • Possesses effective classroom management skills.
  • Collaborate and plan activities with the lead teacher.
  • Work with small groups of students and one on one with students.
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues, administrators, and parents.
  • Commit to ongoing professional development and growth.

 

Application Process: 

Interested candidates should complete the online employment application via the Academy of the Sacred Heart-Saint Charles website.  As part of the application, please upload a resume, list of references and cover letter addressed to:

Mrs. Marcia Renken, Principal,
619 N. Second Street,
Saint Charles, MO 63301

Phone: 636-946-6127
Website: ash1818.org

 AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teacher — Academy of the Sacred Heart, Saint Charles MO

The Academy of the Sacred Heart, an independent, private, Catholic school in Saint Charles, MO, invites applications for a Substitute Teacher in Primary School, Lower School, and Middle School.  Ideal candidates should have a minimum of 60 semester hours from an accredited college or university and a strong desire to work with children. Substitute pay is $100 for a full day.

Mission Statement

Rooted in the spirituality of the Society of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (RSCJ) and in the evolving tradition of the Roman Catholic Church, the Academy continues to embrace an educational approach that values the integration of the physical, cognitive, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of our students.  From this perspective,

We educate and inspire the heart and mind of each child to become a courageous and confident leader who knows and loves God and who reveals that love by serving others.

 Mission Expectation

Once hired, Academy faculty members are expected to familiarize themselves with and live the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education.

 Other Professional Expectations:

  • Demonstrate a sincere passion for working with students
  • Maintain a well-managed classroom and positive learning environment
  • Follow teacher’s lesson plans in a way that ensures consistency and optimal learning
  • Assign classwork and homework in full accordance of lesson plans
  • Use a variety of teaching strategies to fit the learning styles of various students and grade levels
  • Supervise students in the classroom, hallways, cafeteria, playground/break and during dismissal
  • Possess the ability to inspire students to learn
  • Utilize and integrate technology to enhance teaching and learning
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues
  • Possess the ability to inspire students to be in relationship with God and grow in their life of prayer
  • Motivate students to live lives consistent with their values and beliefs
  • Demonstrate competence in, or desire to grow in, the charism of the Society of the Sacred Heart

Application Process: 

Please send a letter stating personal interest in this faculty position and a resume to:

Mrs. Julie Saville
Accounting Supervisor/Human Resources
619 N. Second Street
Saint Charles, MO 63301

Phone: 636-946-6127
Website: ash1818.org

 AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Part-Time Alumni Director

Part-Time Alumni Director — Academy of the Sacred Heart, Saint Charles MO

The Academy of the Sacred Heart, a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent coeducational school for children ages 3 through Grade 8 located in historic Saint Charles, MO.  Drawing from the strength of the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education, the Academy endeavors to educate and inspire the heart and mind of each child to become a courageous and confident leader who knows and loves God, and who reveals that love by serving others.

The Alumni Director is responsible for the providing the strategy and leadership to develop, implement, and maintain programs designed to provide meaningful opportunities for volunteerism, service, personal development, and events and programs for alumni to enhance loyalty, dedication, and support for the Academy of the Sacred Heart.  The Alumni Director develops programs to facilitate lifelong dialogue between the Academy and its constituents to increase alumni engagement.  The Alumni Director supports the Alumni Coordinating Council and together with that group engages alumni and friends to actively contribute back to the Academy through philanthropic support, fostering strong relationships with alumni by engaging them in the life of the Academy and with each other, making connections with current students and friends to further the mission of the Academy, and leadership development.

The Alumni Director additionally develops and maintains cooperative and collaborative relationships with the Director of Strategic Enrollment Management, the Development Director, Special Events Coordinator, Principal, Head of School, Business Manager, the Parent Coordinating Council, Family Programs, Athletics, Student Affairs, and academic colleges and departments. The Alumni Director is responsible for the development and production of communications in support of the alumni including online content on social media platforms directed to alumni.

Specifically, the Alumni Director:

  • Maintains the Alumni database, Facebook page and Alumni portion of the Academy website
  • Sends a monthly AlumNews Eblast
  • Supports the ACC in the identification of Alumni recognition award candidates
  • Networks with Alumni Directors from other Sacred Heart Schools, attends AASH conferences.

Traditionally the Alumni Director supports the following events:

  • Young Alumni gatherings
  • Alumni Day of Service
  • Country Fair
  • Christmas Basket alumni participation and assembly
  • February admission Open House- Alum Panel
  • March for the Heart Annual Fund
  • Chemin de Fer
  • Alumni Association Induction for new Academy graduates
  • Alumni Reunions

This position is part-time, approximately 20-24 hours per week.  Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.  Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Interested candidates should complete the online employment application via the Academy of the Sacred Heart- Saint Charles website (ash1818.org).  As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter in PDF format, addressed to:

Dr. Susan Dempf, Head of School
Academy of the Sacred Heart
619 N. Second St.
St. Charles, MO  63301

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

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