FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 10, 2020

CONTACT:
Amber Roseboom
Director of Media Relations
Catholic Diocese of Arlington
571-215-8731
Amber.Roseboom@arlingtondiocese.org

MEDIA ADVISORY:
Catholic Diocese of Arlington's Office of Catholic Schools  to Hold Job Fair in Effort to Hire 150 Teachers 

ARLINGTON, Va. - On Saturday, March 7, 2020, the Catholic Diocese of Arlington's (CDA) Office of Catholic Schools will hold a job fair seeking to fill up to 150 teaching positions. Positions are open in preschools, elementary, middle and high schools. The Diocese has 37 parish (K-8) schools, four diocesan high schools, four independent Catholic schools and five free-standing (not connected with a parish school) pre-schools, serving more than 17,000 students. 

“Schools in the Diocese strive to meet the highest standards of excellence, providing instruction that is challenging, individualized, and rooted in our Catholic faith,” said Sr. Karl Ann Homberg, Assistant Superintendent for the Office of Catholic Schools. “A key part of ensuring we continue to provide our students with a learning experience that best serves them and prepares them for the future is identifying and hiring top talent for each and every position in our schools.”

WHAT:          Catholic Schools Job Fair

WHO:           Current and Prospective Teachers                

WHEN:          Saturday, March 7, 2020
                      9 - 11 a.m.

WHERE:        Paul VI High School
                      10675 Fairfax Blvd. (Route 50)
                      Fairfax, VA  22030

(Admission is free. There is no pre-registration. Parking is available.)         

Job seekers should come prepared to talk with principals from the Catholic schools and representatives from the diocesan Office of Catholic Schools. They should bring their resumes and any other relevant materials and be prepared to schedule follow-up interviews.

For more information, contact Mallory Sigmon in the Office of Catholic Schools at 703-841-2519 or visit https://www.arlingtondiocese.org/catholic-schools/careers/.

Interested media should contact Amber Roseboom, Director of Media Relations, Catholic Diocese of Arlington, at 571-215-8731 or Amber.Roseboom@arlingtondiocese.org.

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The Catholic Diocese of Arlington was established on August 13,1974 and is home to 70 parishes and more than 460,000 Catholics. There are currently 276 priests serving in the Diocese and 49 seminarians discerning a priestly vocation. The Diocese has 37 parish (K-8) schools, four diocesan high schools, four independent Catholic schools and five free-standing (not connected with a parish school) pre-schools, serving more than 17,000 students. 

Geographically, the Diocese includes the seven cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, Manassas Park, and Winchester and the 21 counties of Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, King George, Lancaster, Loudoun, Madison, Northumberland, Orange, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock, Richmond, Shenandoah, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Warren and Westmoreland.