Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon
Department of Catholic Schools
2838 E Burnside St.
Portland, OR  97214

(503) 233-8348
(503) 236-3683 FAX
pdxpersonnel@archdpdx.org

 

Application Process Link to Elementary School Web Page
Application Procedures Link to Secondary Schools Web Page
Staff Openings (includes teaching and support staff) Link to Secondary School Vacancies
Principal Positions Openings Link to Archdiocesan Home Page

Application Process

To apply for a specific position listed below, you should follow the directions in the posting or contact the principal directly for information regarding the vacancy. 

While all teachers of Religion must be Catholic, it is recognized that teachers of other faiths can make valuable contributions as members of the teaching staff.  These teachers should be employed on the condition that they understand and are fully committed to the distinctive purpose and spirit of Catholic education.

Beginning in mid-March and continuing through the summer months, announcements of position openings are published on this webpage. Please check frequently for updates!

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To be placed in the substitute applicant pool

Applicants who hold valid current Oregon Teaching Licenses or who are in the process of receiving such licenses are eligible for teaching positions in the Archdiocese of Portland.  Applicants who have an out-of-of-state teaching license may submit an application; however, they must be in contact with Teacher Standards and Practices Commission about the requirements for an Oregon License.

 

For an application packet, contact the Department of Catholic Schools at 503-233-8348 or via e-mail at pdxpersonnel@archdpdx.org or click on the links below to open the forms in PDF format. (You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader.) 

 

To ensure your Substitute Application is complete, please use our Application checklist form.

  1. Archdiocesan Employment Application (fillable PDF)

  2. Supplemental Teaching Application (fillable PDF)

  3. Request for Background information form for Teachers

  4. Copy of current Oregon teaching license

  5. Current resume

  6. Education Provider Employer List and Disclosure Release forms (please fill out 1 Disclosure form for your 3 most recent Education Providers)*

  7. Copy of your Called to Protect Training Certificate (see below for more information on this requirement)**

*Applicants for our substitute pool also need to fill out the above Education Provider Employer List of all current and former education provider employers and submit Disclosure Release Forms for the 3 most recent  education provider employers.

**Substitute teachers must complete Called to Protect training. See the Child Protection Office website at http://www.archdpdx.org/cpo/schedule.html  for schedule of training sessions. Please register for one of the classes titled “Called to Protect for Parents and Ministries”.  A copy of your participation certificate should be sent to me.

SEND ALL FORMS TO:

Dina Boyle    
Department of Catholic Schools
2838 E. Burnside St.
Portland, OR 97214-1895

dboyle@archdpdx.org

Although we are happy to help with general questions regarding Oregon licensure, any specific questions should be addressed to:

TEACHER STANDARDS AND PRACTICES COMMISSION
465 Commercial St. NE
Salem, OR  97301
(503) 378-3586
Website: http://www.oregon.gov/TSPC/Pages/index.aspx
E-Mail: contact.tspc@state.or.us

 

If you are hired for a teaching position, please notify this office so that your application may be removed from the active file.

 

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Staff Openings
If you are interested in a position, please contact the school principal or contact person listed.

All positions are for 2015-2016 School Year unless otherwise noted.

To apply for a specific position listed below, you should follow the directions in the posting and/or contact the principal directly for information regarding the vacancy. 
 

Inside Portland  Outside Portland

Inside Portland
School/Contact Person
Position

Holy Redeemer School
127 N Rosa Parks Way
Portland, OR 97217

 

 

 

After School Program Staff Position
Holy Redeemer Catholic School is seeking individuals to be part of our after school program (Beyond the Classroom).  Responsibilities would include the interaction with students in grades Pre-K-8 to implement activities, helping with homework, recess supervision, clean and maintain areas, and food preparation.

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience working with school age children
Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect Training*
Enrollment in Oregon Office of Child Care's Central Background Registry*
Background Check through the Archdiocese of Portland*
Called to Protect (Safe Environment Program) through the Archdiocese of Portland*
          *Willing to complete

Pay:  $12.00 an hour
Hours: M, T, Th, F, - 3:00-6:00 Wednesdays 2:00-6:00

Please contact or send a brief resume to
Anna Raineri (Principal) araineri@holyredeemerpdx.org
Keriann Hunter (Director) khunter@holyredeemerpdx.org

Posted 1/25/2016

Gaila Savery
Madeleine Youth Development
3240 NE 23rd Ave.
Portland, OR  97212

For 2015-2016 School Year
Youth Development Teacher Needed


Debbi Monahan, Principal
St. Clare Catholic School
1807 SW Freeman St.
Portland, OR 97219
503-244-7600

 

 

 

 

 

POSITION: Instructional Assistant (2nd/4th) and Recess Supervisor
PART-TIME: 22.5 hours per week
CLOSING DATE: open until filled
POSITION START DATE: immediately

Contact Person: Debbi Monahan - Principal  
Email: ­ dmonahan@stclarepdx.org
Phone: 503-244-7600                         

Duties:

  • Assists the classroom teacher in the implementation of the school’s program of activities, helping the teacher ensure that students’ individual needs are being met.
  • Assumes responsibility for assisting with the orderly and efficient operation of the classroom, playground, and other areas as designated. Additional responsibilities such as recess/playground duty may be assigned by the supervisor.
  • Performs activities assigned by and under the supervision of the classroom teacher and/or principal. May perform the activities without direct, personal supervision of the teacher but shall not initiate instruction without direction from the teacher. Instructional duties may include reading with children, assisting with one-on-one work, small group work, and/or make-up work.
  • Assists with the administration of assessments.
  • Occasionally assists individual students from grades other than 2nd and 4th.
  • Participates in the planning of program activities when possible and appropriate.
  • Assists with the preparation of materials and supplies necessary to implement activities. Clerical functions may include typing, photo-copying, recordkeeping, filing, and office support.
  • Assists with activities according to the program schedule.
  • Assists in the cleaning and maintenance of the classroom facilities.
  • Assists in providing for the health, safety, and welfare of the children.
  • Assists with any other program-related activities as delegated by the Teacher or Principal.
  • Supervises lunch recess 5 days a week for 50 minutes each day. Monitors students, maintains order and a safe environment, implements procedures and creates new ones as necessary, and assists students with questions or problems. Explains duties to parent volunteers. An opportunity to know every child in the school!

Other:

  • Demonstrates a positive and caring attitude with administrators, staff, students, and parents.
  • Maintains a strict level of confidentiality.
  • Demonstrates flexibility, creativity, and a collaborative spirit.

To apply, please email letter of interest, resume, and Archdiocesan employment application to Debbi Monahan, Principal, at dmonahan@stclarepdx.org.

Posted 1/14/2016

Amy Jefferis, Principal
St. Thomas More School
3521 SW Patton Rd.
Portland, OR  97221

ajefferis@stmpdx.org





Extended Care Teacher

School-Age Program

St. Thomas More Catholic School is seeking a creative, compassionate, and fun-loving teacher to join our K-8 After School Care Team starting on January 4th, 2016.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree in Early childhood or Elementary Education, Physical Education, or Special Education (teaching certificate does not need to be current)

REQUIREMENTS:

         Must have experience and passion for working with school age children, have a strong knowledge of child development, and have excellent conflict management skills

         Ability to commit to one full school year

         Ability to directly and respectfully communicate needs and concerns to Director and fellow staff members

         Qualified applicants must have or obtain the following:

  1. First Aid/CPR certification

  2.  Food Handlers Certification

  3. Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect Training

  4. Enrollment in Oregon Office of Child Care's Central Background Registry

  5. Background Check through the Archdiocese of Portland

  6. Called to Protect (Safe Environment Program) through the Archdiocese of Portland

         Ability to stand for 2+ hours, lift 30+ lbs, and supervise in outside conditions

         Computer Skills

         Applicant must be willing to complete 15 paid hours of training to be completed during non-work hours

RESPONSIBILITIES:

         Lead a variety of activities for students in grades K-8 including outdoor active group games as well as indoor projects such as arts and crafts, games, and homework help

         Willingness to assist all teachers with facility upkeep and general cleaning and organization of rooms and supplies

         Work with Director to prepare monthly activities calendar

Great working environment!

Part Time position does not include benefits.

Rate: $15.00 an hour

M,T,TH,F  2:50-5:30

W  1:50-5:30

If you possess the qualifications and interest in this position, please forward your cover letter and resume for consideration to ajefferis@stmpdx.org. If chosen, we will contact you for an interview.

Posted 11/18/2015

All positions are for 2015-2016 School Year unless otherwise noted.
To apply for a specific position listed below, you should follow the directions in the posting and/or contact the principal directly for information regarding the vacancy.   
 

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Staff Openings Outside of Portland

School/Contact Person

Position

Dr. Gary Beckley, Principal
Holy Trinity Catholic School
13755 SW Walker Rd.
Beaverton, OR  97005

gbeckley@htsch.org

Current Opening updated 9/2/15

Extra Care Position (Part Time)

  • Up to 15 hours per week (depending on need)
  • $12/hour
  • Experience working with school age children in this capacity preferred
  • Please send resumes to Dr. Beckley - gbeckley@htsch.org


Valley Catholic Middle School
4200 SW St. Mary's Dr.
Beaverton, OR  97078






Valley Catholic Middle School is seeking an inspired and inspiring teacher to lead its glee and musical theater program.

Job duties:
• Plan and implement musical theater curriculum
• Evaluate and assess student performance and progress
• Establish a positive learning environment that promotes a high level of achievement
• Manage student behavior for the purpose of providing an optimal and safe learning environment

QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate will be a thoughtful, experienced, hardworking, and passionate educator with the following:
• A current Oregon Teaching License or equivalent endorsement
• A current degree in performing arts (10+ years life experience within performing arts considered)
• The ability to evaluate and improve educational programs
• The ability to lead and motivate others
• The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
• A passion for teaching middle school students

A practicing Catholic or a person with a personal commitment to Catholic education is strongly preferred.

While this part-time position does not qualify for other benefits, the successful candidate will be able to make contributions to a retirement account as a participant in the campus 403(b) plan.

Send resume and letter of interest to HR@ssmoministries.org.

Chris George, Principal
Christ the King Catholic School
7414 SE Michael Dr.
Milwaukie, OR  97222




Posted 1/28/2016

Middle School Math or English Language Arts Teacher
Part time or full time teacher for grades 6 - 8 throughout the remainder of the 2015-2016 school year with the potential to gain employment for the 2016-2017 school year; pay commensurate with qualifications. 

This position qualifies for health and retirement benefits. 

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Principal Chris George at georgec@ctk.pvt.k12.or.us or mail to Chris George, Christ the King School, 7414 SE Michael Drive, Milwaukie, OR 97222. 

Position open until filled.

Resurrection Catholic Preschool & K
21060 SW Stafford Rd.
Tualatin, OR 97062
503-638-1579 x136

Resurrection Catholic Preschool & Kindergarten (Posted 1/8/16)
Preschool Teacher
Pre-K 4’s
Part-time 16-20 hours

Resurrection Catholic Preschool is seeking a creative, compassionate and highly qualified teacher to join our team as a part-time Pre-K 4’s teacher for the remainder of this school year. Resurrection Catholic Preschool is a licensed program with age grouped classrooms for  2-1/2 through kindergarten.  We are located in the country setting of Tualatin, off of Stafford Road.  We are seeking a teacher who can create a faith-filled classroom and prepare students for Kindergarten. The candidate must possess strong core teaching skills, good communication skills, and be able to implement and support the programs that are currently in place at the school. Candidates must have a desire to work as a member in a school community, with the good of the students, families, and school as the focus. 

Qualified applicants must complete:

  1. First Aid/CPR certification
  2. Food Handlers Certification
  3. Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect Training
  4. Enrollment in Oregon Office of Child Care's Central Background Registry
  5. Online Background Check through Praesidium, Inc.
  6. Called to Protect (Safe Environment Program) through the Archdiocese of Portland

Please send cover letter, resume and three references to Tresa at: rcplittlelambs@gmail.com.  

Brian Heinze, Principal
Blanchet Catholic School
4373 Market St. NE
Salem, OR  97301


brianheinze@blanchetcatholicschool.com
Math/Science Teacher   Posted 8/14/15

FT Math/Science teacher for grades 6-8; pay commensurate with qualifications. This position qualifies for health and retirement benefits. Position is open until filled. To apply, send resume to Principal Brian Heinze at brianheinze@blanchetcatholicschool.com or mail to Principal Brian Heinze, Blanchet Catholic School, 4373 Market Street NE, Salem, OR 97301.

 

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Last updated: 01/28/2016  3:25 pm

by: Dina Boyle
Administrative Assistant, Department of Catholic Schools