employment application procedures

    Thank  you for your interest in employment in the Diocese of Arlington’s  Catholic Schools.  We appreciate your concern for the Church’s  educational mission and assure you of our interest in you and the  contribution you can make to Catholic education. 

    For  your convenience this cover sheet is attached to the application to  inform you of relevant Diocesan policies and to provide you with a  checklist to assist you in the application process.  Kindly follow the  instructions listed below and forward all documents to:

                    Diocese of Arlington

                    Office of Catholic Schools
                    200 North Glebe Road, Suite 503
                    Arlington, VA 22203             

    ____ 1.Include a cover letter stating why you would like to work for a Catholic school in the Diocese of Arlington.
    ____ 2. Include an updated résumé or curriculum vitae.
    ____ 3. Complete the attached application.
    ____ 4. Request official transcripts be sent from your college to the Office of Catholic Schools.
    ____ 5. Send a copy of your current teaching license. (Virginia or out of  state)
    ____ 6.Request a reference from your pastor/minister on the attached form.
    ____ 7.Request two professional references (one from your most recent employer or from a supervising professor) using the attached forms.
    ____ 8. Include a signed copy of the Witness Statement.

    When  all of the above materials have been received by the Office of Catholic  Schools, your name will be added to the list of candidates that is  distributed to all Catholic schools in the Diocese.

    While salaries can vary from school to school, we are including the  beginning salary for elementary and secondary teachers. 

                    Beginning Salary for Teachers
                    $32,148 - $33,648 (2015-2016)
                    $33,113 - $34,613 (2016-2017)

    Finally,  while the Office of Catholic Schools can in no way guarantee you a  position, openings do occur regularly.  If you are hired by one of the  schools of the Diocese, you will be required to attend an orientation  session which is held in mid-August.  This session offers faculty  members who are new to the Diocese an opportunity to learn about our  mission as Catholic educators and to become familiar with personnel  policies and benefit programs available to school employees.  Your  principal will inform you of the date, time and location.

    Thank  you for your interest in Catholic education in the Diocese of  Arlington.  Please contact the Office of Catholic Schools if you have  any questions about the application process.

    Click appropriate link to access employment application:

    Teacher Forms

    Principal FORms

    ApplicationPrincipal Application
    Professional Reference TeacherProfessional Reference Form
    Pastor Reference Form Pastor Reference Form
    Witness StatementWitness Statement
     Principal Application Addendum

    List of Requirements
     Job Description
     Principal Qualifications
     Principal Application Checklist
      St. Bernadette Principal Position