Employment

Application for Employment

At St. Teresa’s Academy, you will put your innovative ideas and expertise to work to support the education and empowerment of young women. Embracing the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph and the values of the Catholic faith, you will work within a team-oriented environment, demonstrating your strong work ethic, dependability, and positive attitude. Your ability to pro-actively solve problems and communicate effectively will be valued. 

The faculty and staff of St. Teresa’s Academy work together to educate young women to think critically; encourage them through Catholic values to serve others, including the underserved and excluded; and empower them to make a profound impact in the world. We approach education from a multicultural perspective, teaching our students the value of including diverse voices within and outside of our classrooms. STA values and embraces a racially, culturally, ethnically, geographically, and economically diverse student body and community. We want our students to actively engage in the wider world, inquire about the inequities they encounter and seek opportunities to build a more just society. Each student is challenged, encouraged, and supported to achieve her highest level of knowledge through the development of their communication skills, awareness, character, determination, and desire to pursue lifelong learning.

If you would like to join us in this work, we would welcome your application.

St. Teresa's Academy provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. Minorities are encouraged to apply.


Current Openings

School Counselor
The School Counselor will be responsible for assessing, advocating and determining the mental health case status of students, including the prevention, identification, and care for students with mental health illnesses; communicate with parents and coordinate therapeutic arrangements for students; assist with mental healthcare and wellness consistent with the vision/mission of the school and the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
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Head Basketball Coach
The Head Basketball Coach is responsible for practices, motivating students, and instructing student athletes. The Head Basketball Coach works with student athletes to ensure the health of mind and body, the practice of discipline, and an atmosphere of camaraderie. This position reports to the Director of Athletics.
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Employee Testimonials


Maria Laura Lopez Gonzales
“I have been teaching at STA for three years. During that time, I have grown professionally, as well as spiritually. The students are fantastic and the support from faculty is top notch. The spirit of serving others established by the Sisters of St. Joseph at St. Teresa’s Academy is fulfilled every day. I am proud to be part of the STA family!”

Craig Whitney
"STA feels like my second home. I am so grateful for the opportunity to work with such a considerate and talented group of faculty, staff, and administrators. Additionally, the parents and students are second to none. All make me proud to say I work at St. Teresa's Academy."

Brianna Walker
“My time at St. Teresa’s Academy has been filled with education and support on so many levels. What St. Teresa’s has is truly special—there is always a smiling face and a helping hand. From the leadership, to teaching staff, to the students, the mission of this school permeates. I couldn’t have chosen a better place to serve.”