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Job Applicants for Catholic Schools

The Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Arlington are an essential component in the educational ministry of the Church. Our teachers are committed to providing an education rooted in the Gospel of Jesus Christ where Catholic doctrine and values, and academic excellence prepare each student for a life of faith, service and integrity.

For your convenience, below is 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 application (see forms list below).
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 using the form below.
7. Request two professional references (one from your most recent employer or from a supervising professor) using the form below.
8. Include a signed copy of the Witness Statement (see forms list below).

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
2019-2020 : $35,485 with Bachelors, $36,985 with Masters

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
Professional Reference Form
Pastor Reference Form
Witness Statement

Principal Forms
Principal Application
Professional Reference Form
Pastor Reference Form
Witness Statement
Principal Application Addendum
List of Requirements
Principal Job Description
Principal Qualifications
Principal Application Checklist