Employment Opportunities at BSH

We are always keen to meet energetic and talented professionals who would like to join our faculty & staff. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and cover letter to our Head of School, Mrs. Paula Ledbetter at pledbetter@bshknights.org. Candidates for teaching positions must have a valid VA teaching license.

BSH offers an extensive benefits package based on eligibility that include, medical, dental and vision insurance plans, a 403(b) retirement plan, and BSH tuition remission, in addition to other programs and services offered to eligible faculty and staff.

Facilities Maintenance Technician

The Blessed Sacrament Huguenot School is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician for the 2022-2023 school year. The Facilities Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing routine building maintenance tasks related to carpentry, electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing, and grounds maintenance. The Facilities Maintenance Technician performs general cleaning and other tasks as assigned. This is a full-time, 12-month, non-exempt hourly position, reporting to the Head of School.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Paint, remodel, refurbish areas as needed  
  • Repair, maintain/monitor all equipment, furniture, and amenities  
  • Change of all filters for HVAC as required  
  • Prepare classrooms for incoming classes; remove or rearrange furniture for events or classes, as needed   
  • Change light bulbs, interior and exterior, as needed 
  • On call maintenance for all facilities, 24/7  
  • Oversee services that provides trash removal, lawn care maintenance, and cleaning
  • Maintain exterior property, including snow removal  
  • Assist with school event set-ups and breakdowns
  • Performs other work related duties as assigned  
  • Must be able to work flexible hours

Education and Work Experience Requirements:  

  • High school education or equivalent 
  • Experience working in facilities maintenance
  • Basic understanding of electrical, plumbing, and carpentry  
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision  
  • Must demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills; customer service oriented 
  • Must be organized, detail oriented, self-motivated, and able to multitask

Physical Requirements/Environmental Conditions:  

  • Ability to push/lift 75 pounds  
  • Ability to climb ladders and walk on roofs
  • Bending at waist, sitting, kneeling, climbing, walking, crouching as job may require 
  • Ability to work in extreme temperatures   
  • Working around lubricants, solvents, batteries, cleaning fluids, paints

Candidates should send a letter of interest, resume, and Diocesan application to Paula Ledbetter, Head of School, at pledbetter@bshknights.org

STEAM Teacher

BSH seeks a dynamic, creative, and enthusiastic STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, and Math) teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. The STEAM Teacher will deliver STEAM instruction through project-based learning methods and collaborate with a dynamic team of educators to provide STEAM related experiences for JK through 6th grade students. The STEAM teacher’s primary role will be to facilitate developmentally appropriate STEAM learning activities and experiences  to foster intellectual, physical and social growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver STEAM-oriented instruction through project-based learning methods
  • Employs a variety of instructional techniques, instructional media, and performance assessments, which guide the learning process toward curriculum goals and student learning
  • Uses technology to promote learning, creativity, and collaboration
  • Works directly with school administrators and faculty, and staff in the development, implementation, and evaluation of STEAM initiatives and curriculum
  • Uses a rich array of instructional methods, the analysis and use of data and technology to improve instruction, and the ability to build professional relationships, solve problems, and plan collaboratively
  • Organizes, develops, and coordinates special STEAM events/activities
  • Maintain current knowledge of developments in the STEM/STEAM model and science and technology overall
  • Model for students the mission and values of BSH
  • Demonstrate subject matter competency and the ability to communicate that to middle and high school students
  • Devise a system of classroom order and discipline which contributes to the learning of all students
  • Be available to students who need assistance
  • Exercise professionalism at all times with students, parents, and colleagues
  • Demonstrate technological proficiency in the classroom
  • Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Valid VA Teaching License in elementary education, or middle school education, or science/math
  • Experience working with elementary school aged children preferred

Applicants should complete the Diocesan job application and send a resume to Paula Ledbetter at pledbetter@bshknights.org

 

After School Care Staff

BSH is seeking several enthusiastic, caring, and self-motivated part-time staff workers for its After School Care program for the 2022-2023 school year. After School Care positions are offered Monday-Friday, 2:30PM – 5:30PM.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure development of positive relationships with students with a view to promote self-esteem and self- discipline
  • Maintain a safe and organized classroom environment
  • Assist the lead teacher in ensuring the physical, social, cognitive and educational excellence of children
  • Must demonstrate success and reliability in working as a member of a team

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of High School Diploma with relevant, proven experience working with preschool and elementary-aged children.

Applicants should complete the Diocesan job application and send a resume to Paula Ledbetter at pledbetter@bshknights.org

 

Substitute Teachers

BSH is seeking substitute teachers for grades Preschool-12th grade to ensure the continuation of instruction in absence of the regular teacher.

Substitutes will follow lesson plans created by the regular teacher, maintain established routines and procedures of the school and classroom to which assigned, assume responsibility for overseeing student behavior in class, during lunch, and other activity periods.

Essential duties:

  • Follow lesson plans created by the regular teacher
  • Maintain established routines and procedures of the school and classroom to which assigned
  • Assume responsibility for overseeing student behavior in class, during lunch, and other activity periods

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • Excellent and efficient communication skills
  • VIRTUS trained
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Flexibility

Applicants should complete the Diocesan job application and send a resume to Paula Ledbetter at pledbetter@bshknights.org

 

Athletic Coaching Opportunities

 

Diocesan Application for Employment