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Science & Math Teacher

St. Ambrose Academy is a 6-12, private, Catholic, classical academy located in Madison, WI.  The Academy offers a vibrant Catholic community and a rapidly growing student body.

We are currently seeking a teacher Science and Math. Preference will be given to specialization in Biology, but those with other specialties including Junior High Science are encouraged to apply.

Teachers interested in part- or three-quarter time are also encouraged to apply. (If you desire a full-time position with benefits, part-time positions may be combined with other part-time positions shown on the Career Opportunities page.) Preference will also be given to those who can teach in multiple disciplines to different grade levels, and/or have some training in Latin.

A bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field of study is required. Teaching experience is preferred, particularly training in classical education, but training will be provided for the right applicant. This is a great opportunity for teachers interested in mastering the skills of Classical education with a community of dedicated instructors faithfully pursuing the Catholic vision of education.

The candidate must be a practicing Catholic, willing to make an Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium and whose life of faith serves as an example to our students and families.

Candidates must demonstrate excellent organizational, written, and verbal communications skills; be adaptable to the classical classroom; be able to contribute to curriculum development; and demonstrate a desire to share their gifts and talents with the students and administration of the school.

Please apply online or send a cover letter and resume, including three professional references to:

Dr. Constance Nielsen

St. Ambrose Academy

3 Point Place Suite 150

Madison, WI 53719

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St. Ambrose Academy, established in 2003, is accredited by the National Association of Catholic & Independent Schools (NAPCIS). The school’s mission is to assist parents in the formation of their children by providing a classical education rooted in the Catholic faith. Aware that all truth has its origin and end in the person of Jesus Christ, our students study Catholic theology and college preparatory subjects through the teachings of the Magisterium and the primary works of civilization’s greatest thinkers. Offered regular access to the Sacraments and mentored by teachers who foster a deep love of Jesus Christ, students see and are led to imitate the virtues which joyfully compel a life lived in knowledge, love, and service of Christ and His Church.