Bishop O'Connell is seeking a part-time Spanish teacher for the 2021 -2022 school year. Qualified candidates should be prepared to teach courses from the introductory through advanced levels. Applicants should have a strong background in Spanish. Teaching experience, advanced degree, and/or education coursework is preferred. The department emphasizes strong oral and written communication skills in the target language. In addition, teachers should have a love for and desire to share the culture and traditions of Spanish-speaking countries and peoples.
Bishop O’Connell is a Catholic school in the Diocese of Arlington Virginia. For over sixty years, our school has offered students a mission-centered Catholic education, rooted in Christ with a focus on the development of the whole person. Qualified Candidates will work well as part of a faculty team that actively engages students in their faith formation, academic instruction, and social emotional development. We are a community of life-long learners, and faculty and staff are committed to ongoing professional development and collaboration with colleagues both within and across disciplines. There is an expectation that faculty and staff will participate in the school’s in-services, retreats, and other events promoting the education and formation of young adults.
Bishop O’Connell is a thriving, inclusive educational community that both encourages innovation and respects tradition. We are excited to share our story with you!
In addition to applying directly to Bishop O’Connell, all interested candidates are also required to complete an application provided by the Diocese of Arlington. This application can be downloaded from the Office of Catholic Schools' website.
About Bishop O'Connell High School
Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School is a faith-filled community of learning, rooted in a 58-year tradition of service and excellence.
Founded by six local parishes in 1957, our school was built to serve the rapidly growing suburban Catholic population in the Washington, D.C. area. Today, our student body of over 1,100 reflects the diversity of this community.
The spiritual atmosphere at O'Connell is enriched by the presence of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, who have served the school population since its doors opened in 1957.
Bishop O'Connell is accredited by the Virginia Catholic Education Association and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.
In 1992-1993, Bishop O'Connell High School was named as a Blue Ribbon School by the Department of Education, and in 2014 was named a School of Excellence by the Cardinal Newman Society.