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Employment Opportunities

A strong faculty is the hallmark of an excellent school. At St. Augustine, you'll find a faith-filled community that is dedicated to high professional and ethical standards. In our faculty and staff, we seek qualified professionals who have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to enhance the student experience.

We encourage you to take a look at our current job openings and follow the directions in each posting to apply.

Nondiscrimination
St. Augustine High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its admissions, educational, athletic, or employment policies.

High School English Teachers - 8th 9th 12th Grade
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Required)
  • Master’s Degree (Preferred)
  • Teaching: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Teaching Certification (Preferred)


Full Job Description
St. Augustine High School is seeking full-time eighth, ninth, and twelfth-grade English Teachers for the 2021-22 school year. Please send your resume and cover letter to employment@purpleknights.com, via email only.

The educational goal at St. Augustine High School is to inspire young people to excel in learning and life through dynamic, personalized education that rigorously prepares them for the academic demands of college and the moral challenges of life. The Josephite Catholic mission is woven into every aspect of the student experience.

About St. Augustine High School:
 St. Augustine High School is an all-male college preparatory school founded in 1951 by the Josephite priests and brothers, an order dedicated to providing missions and schools for African-Americans in their dioceses. Over the years St. Augustine High School has built a legacy serving as the training ground for leadership through academic excellence, moral values, Christian responsibility, and reasonable, consistent discipline.  Today, the school welcomes young men of all backgrounds and remains a leading secondary school for African-American males in Louisiana.  

St. Augustine High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its employment, admissions, educational, or athletic policies.
 
Job Type: Full-time, Contract

Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Parental leave
Professional development 
Retirement plan
Vision insurance
High School Chemistry Teacher
 
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree (Required)
Master’s Degree (Preferred)
Teaching: 2 years (Preferred)
Teaching Certification (Preferred)

 
Full Job Description
St. Augustine High School is seeking a full-time Chemistry teacher for the 2021-22 school year. Please send your resume and cover letter to employment@purpleknights.com via email only.
 
The educational goal at St. Augustine High School is to inspire young people to excel in learning and life through dynamic, personalized education that rigorously prepares them for the academic demands of college and the moral challenges of life. The Josephite Catholic mission is woven into every aspect of the student experience.
About St. Augustine High School:
 St. Augustine High School is an all-male college preparatory school founded in 1951 by the Josephite priests and brothers, an order dedicated to providing missions and schools for African-Americans in their dioceses. Over the years St. Augustine High School has built a legacy serving as the training ground for leadership through academic excellence, moral values, Christian responsibility, and reasonable, consistent discipline. Today, the school welcomes young men of all backgrounds and remains a leading secondary school for African-American males in Louisiana.
 
St. Augustine High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its employment, admissions, educational, or athletic policies.

Job Type: Full-time, Contract
 
Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Parental leave
Professional development
Retirement plan
Vision insurance
The Guidance Counselor is a full-time exempt year-round role. The Guidance Counselor is responsible for coordinating and implementing services that provide ongoing individual, small group, and large group counseling services in the areas of academic advisement, social/personal growth, career awareness, and parent outreach.
 
Position Description & Expectations
  • Implement developmentally appropriate and prevention-oriented group activities to meet student needs and school goals.
  • Assist all students, individually or in groups, with developing academic, career, and personal/social skills, goals and plans.
  • Collaborate with parents/guardians and school staff to assist students with educational and career planning
  • Consults with administrators, teachers, parents and SSC in identifying and resolving students issues, needs, and concerns.
  • Provides individual and group counseling to students with identified concerns.
  • Implement an effective referral and follow-up process.
  • Provide appropriate information to staff related to the comprehensive school counseling program.
  • Participate and actively seek professional development activities to improve knowledge and skills.
  • Assist site leaders in developing the school’s master schedule.
  • Adhere to laws, policies, procedures, and ethical standards of the school counseling profession.
  • Monitor student academic performance, behavior and attendance and assists with appropriate interventions.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
 
Qualifications
  • Louisiana certification as a Counselor, with at least three (3) years prior successful teaching experience on the elementary or secondary level.
  • Master’s degree in school counseling from a regionally accredited college or university approved by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Program (CACREP); and
  • practicum/internship requirements: a. a practicum in school counseling to include 100 contacts hours in a school setting; or b. an internship in school counseling to include 600 contact hours in a school setting; and
  • Completion of the PRAXIS examination in school guidance and counseling (0421 or 5421).
  • State Certification as a Licensed Professional Counselor.
 
St. Augustine High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its employment, admissions, educational, or athletic policies.
 
Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Parental leave
Professional development 
Retirement plan
Vision insurance
High School Science Teacher
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Required)
  • Master’s Degree (Preferred)
  • Teaching: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Teaching Certification (Preferred)


Full Job Description
St. Augustine High School is seeking a full-time Science teacher for the 2021-22 school year. Please send your resume and cover letter to employment@purpleknights.com, via email only.

The educational goal at St. Augustine High School is to inspire young people to excel in learning and life through dynamic, personalized education that rigorously prepares them for the academic demands of college and the moral challenges of life. The Josephite, Catholic mission is woven into every aspect of the student experience.

About St. Augustine High School:
 St. Augustine High School is an all-male college preparatory school founded in 1951 by the Josephite priests and brothers, an order dedicated to providing missions and schools for African-Americans in their dioceses. Over the years St. Augustine High School has built a legacy serving as the training ground for leadership through academic excellence, moral values, Christian responsibility, and reasonable, consistent discipline.  Today, the school welcomes young men of all backgrounds and remains a leading secondary school for African-American males in Louisiana.  

St. Augustine High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its employment, admissions, educational, or athletic policies.
 
Job Type: Full-time, Contract
 
Benefits:
401(k)
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Parental leave
Professional development 
Retirement plan
Vision insurance

Don't see the job you are looking for? 
We are always eager to meet energetic and talented professionals who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and cover letter to:

Employment@purpleknights.com 

 

St. Augustine High School 
Attn: Human Resources
2600 A. P. Tureaud Ave. 
New Orleans, LA 70119