We are seeking a part-time teacher (three-four hours daily, including planning) for a Fitness, Yoga, and Mindfulness course. This low intensity course is designed to introduce students to the basic postures, breathing techniques, and relaxation methods of yoga. Improved flexibility and overall core strength will be emphasized. Other activities will include Pilates, low impact cardio training and mindfulness techniques and practices. Health and wellness topics will addressed throughout the course.
St. Mary's Ryken is situated on 87 acres of waterfront property with a college-like campus, a NFL-grade turf field, 1,000 seat stadium, track facility and a new Health and Wellness Center (opening in the Summer 2019). 99% of SMR graduates matriculate to higher education and 70% participate as student-athletes on 26 varsity teams. St. Mary's Ryken is a member of the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference, the nation's oldest conference that supports many nationally ranked programs. This is a part-time position with competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience. Candidates should possess a certification to teach yoga professionally. College degree and high school teaching experience preferred. Please complete the online application and submit a resume and cover letter.
St. Mary’s Ryken is a Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory school community operated under the Xaverian Brothers’ sponsorship. We are dedicated to academic excellence and individualized student growth. St. Mary’s Ryken has a student population of 700, with an exceptionally high rate of graduates attending colleges and universities. Our school is located in the heart of Leonardtown, Maryland and is situated on eighty-seven acres of beautiful Breton Bay waterfront. SMR is a proven and respected leader in the integration of technology and instruction and is in its fifth year of a one-to-one student iPad program.