Seeking Faculty for the 2023-24 School Year
Teachers: Math, Science, Humanities, Fine Arts
Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah
Terms: Full-Time and Part-Time Employees
Experience: 2+ Years preferred
Education: Undergraduate Degree
Base Pay: Salary
To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to at: [email protected]
About Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah
Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah (CANU) is a pro-life, pro-family classical high school teaching in the Catholic tradition, opening Fall 2023 with 9th & 10th grades, to be located in Bountiful, Utah. CANU will offer an integrated, college preparatory curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. Focusing on the classics, the school will develop complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life.
For the 2023-2024 academic year, we are looking for teachers who embody these qualities:
• Faith-filled Catholic
• Mission & educational vision alignment
• Subject matter expertise
• Experience in facilitating Socratic Dialogue, or willingness to learn
• Strength of character
• Love of learning
• Commitment to professional growth and development
• Humility & receptivity to coaching
• Practical wisdom
• Aptitude/fit for working with students
• Classroom leadership capacity
• Able to personally connect with young adults
• Effective classroom management
• Commitment to collaboration and team unity
• Strong work ethic and an enthusiastic, positive attitude
We are in need of faculty who can teach Mathematics, Science, Humanities and/or Fine Arts. Yet, as we are a classical high school, the ability and desire to teach in a variety of disciplines is considered an asset.
It is expected that candidates be practicing Roman Catholics and possess a willingness to adhere to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church and the mission of Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah as set forth by the Board of Directors. Full-time teachers are expected to attend daily Mass and part-time teachers are strongly encouraged. Attendance is required of all teachers for special Masses (first day of school, Mass of the Holy Spirit and Oath Taking, graduation, etc.).
Interested individuals should familiarize themselves with our school and our mission via our website: https://www.ChestertonUtah.com and then apply here: [email protected]
About the Employer
The purpose of Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah is to nurture the minds and souls of our children through a well-defined and academically rigorous classical education and to develop complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building the culture of life. We desire to pursue TRUTH, GOODNESS, and BEAUTY, as revealed by God, throughout the school day.
Students at Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah enjoy a cohesive, content-rich education. A broad exposure to many different disciplines helps students avoid the pitfalls of specializing too early, which can lead to limited interests and narrow thinking. In the words of G.K. Chesterton, we seek to teach our students that "there is a whole truth of things and that in knowing and speaking it we are happy."
About Chesterton Schools Network
Chesterton Academy of Northern Utah is a member of the Chesterton Schools Network (MN), which has 45 schools in operation world-wide with 15 more set to open next fall. Founded in 2008 as a result of a grass-roots movement of parents, Chesterton Academy schools offer a rigorous, integrated high school curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. Focusing on the classics, the schools develop complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life. Learn more about Chesterton Academy and the growing national Chesterton Schools Network.
Bountiful, UT 84010