English II

Applications are being accepted for an English II teaching position, beginning August 1, 2024. Highest priority is given to candidates with teaching experience at the high school level.
St. John XXIII College Preparatory is an independent, co-educational, Catholic high school, located in the western Houston suburb of Katy, Texas.  Opening in 2004, our mission rests on Four Pillars which reflect the papacy of our patron, Pope St. John XXIII.  This is accomplished by forming students into men and women of character, equipping them to be successful in this life through rigorous academic study, and by fostering a love for Christ with an identity rooted in Him.

Working at St. John XXIII College Preparatory requires living a prayerful, Christ-entered life as an example to our community, a commitment to the mission of the school, and an enthusiasm for contributing to its co-curricular programs.
Our school complies with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and considers reasonable accommodations that may be necessary to perform the essential functions of the job.
Responsibilities include:
  • Supporting and living out the values of the Gospel as taught and proclaimed by the Roman Catholic Church.
  • Teaching English II classes at the College Preparatory, Honors, and Advanced Placement levels.
  • Holding regular office hours to meet with students in need of assistance.
  • Committing to spiritual, personal, and professional growth.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in English or Language Arts education.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Proven success in teaching at the secondary level.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, digital technology, and social media platforms. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Catholic secondary school teaching experience.
  • Master’s degree in English, Literature, or related field.
  • Teacher Licensure/Certification, or twelve (12) credit hours in education coursework.
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds, using proper lifting techniques.
  • Ability to sit, stand, and/or move around the classroom and campus as needed.
  • Ability to use a keyboard (or an alternative input device) and other office equipment.
  • Ability to read information in printed material and on a computer screen, often for extended periods of time.
General Information:
  • This position is classified as – Regular Full-Time.
  • This position is eligible for the employee benefits package.
To Apply:
Send resume, and cover letter to HR@sj23.org with “English Teacher” in the subject line of email.
St. John XXIII College Preparatory forms the hearts and minds of young men and women in a Christ-centered community dedicated to academic excellence, the pursuit of virtue, and service to others in the Tradition of the Catholic Church.