Career Opportunities

The Mission of Our Lady of the Elms continues to be firmly rooted in our Catholic identity while progressively seeking out ways to continue our commitment for inclusivity through the respect for all cultures and religious diversity.  If you are interested in a career at the Elms, review the available positions below or send in a letter of intent stating your interest.

Interested faculty applicants must submit the following documents to be considered for employment at the Elms:

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Statement of educational philosophy
  3. References (upon request)

Professionals seeking a staff or non-academic position at the Elms must submit the following to be considered for employment:

  1. Professional resume
  2. References (upon request)

Open Positions: 

Upper School English Teacher (posted 6/28/2018)

Our Lady of the Elms is seeking an experienced full-time Upper School English teacher.  Strong candidates will have a deep knowledge of literature and the teaching of writing, a proven record in the integration of technology into teaching and a willingness to contribute to the community outside of the classroom. 

Responsibilities:

  • Grade Nine English
  • Senior English (including Honors)
  • Speech
  • AP Literature
  • Advisory

Qualifications:

3-6 years of experience is required; Master's Degree preferred.  Experience directing theatre productions a plus!

Interested candidates should send a resume, a cover letter and contact information for three professional references to Lori Lunder at. No phone calls, please.

Director of Athletics (posted 6/18/2018)

Our Lady of the Elms is seeking a Director of Athletics for the 2018-2019 academic year.  See full job description.  

To apply send a cover letter, resume and references to:  Deborah Farquhar Jones, President, Our Lady of the Elms, 1375 W. Exchange Street, Akron, Ohio 44313.  No phone calls please.

Head Varsity Coach – Girls Basketball (posted 6/8/2018)

Our Lady of the Elms is seeking a Head Varsity Coach for the girls basketball team for the 2018-2019 academic year.  See full job description.

To apply send a cover letter, resume and references to:  Deborah Farquhar Jones, President, Our Lady of the Elms, 1375 W. Exchange Street, Akron, Ohio 44313.  No phone calls please.

Substitute Teacher

Substitute teachers must hold a bachelor’s degree, complete Virtus training, and undergo FBI/BCI background checks.

Resumes should be emailed to Michael Gavin, Academic Dean.