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Mount Saint Mary Academy seeks dynamic and talented faculty and staff who have a commitment to excellence and the education of young women. All employees must possess a belief in collaboration, compassion, service, educational excellence, spiritual growth and development, and an understanding of the importance of addressing women’s concerns. Teaching candidates should have subject-area expertise and a passion for promoting academic engagement in others. A willingness to embrace additional responsibilities such as coaching, mentoring, or supervising clubs is also required.

Employment Opportunities

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  • ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT FOR COLLEGE COUNSELING

    Mount Saint Mary Academy seeks to hire a full-time Assistant to the College Counselor for the 2022-2023 academic year. This position will report to the Director of College Counseling to guide each year’s graduating class through the transition to post-secondary education.  The Assistant will help to support all facets of the college counseling and college application process of students and families of Mount Saint Mary Academy.

    The Administrative Assistant will:
    • Assist with all operations of Naviance by PowerSchool, our student college, career and life readiness platform. 
    • Coordinate and host, along with the Director, all college admission professional visits and events (virtual and in-person), maintaining contact information and relationships
    • Collaborate with Director on creating, planning, and leading parent and student college planning information sessions; college skills classes for juniors and seniors; as well as Naviance, essay and application workshops.
    • Provide timely communications and information to students and families regarding college-related events, resources and news.
    The ideal candidate will have experience in college admission and/or college counseling in a school setting. The candidate is attentive to detail, able to work with deadlines, trouble-shoot, and is adept and comfortable on computer and student information systems (Naviance, Blackbaud, Microsoft Office).  A college degree and strong technology skills are required.

    The candidate will have the opportunity to grow and learn in a School & College Counseling Department and in a collaborative school community, will become knowledgeable and gain experience in all facets of the college consideration process, and will develop rewarding relationships with students and families as they pursue their aspirations.

    This is a 12-month position, beginning August 1.

    Interested applicants should send a resume and letter of interest to Mrs. Jacqueline Muratore, Assistant Directress, at jmuratore@mountsaintmary.org.   
  • ITALIAN TEACHER

    Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung, NJ is seeking a full time Italian teacher starting September 2022.  Some teaching experience is preferred. The candidate will teach Italian levels 1-4 and AP Italian, including some mixed college preparatory and honors courses.  We seek a teacher who can teach the language actively with a focus on spoken and written communication.  The hired teacher will cultivate considerate appreciation of Italian culture and perspective. The teacher will nurture excitement about and motivate global citizenship. 

    Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree (preferred) in Italian or related field
    • Demonstrated fluency in Italian
    • Ability to teach Spanish or French is a plus!
    • Experience teaching Italian in an independent, single-sex school
    • Knowledge of 21st century learning principals
    • Experience in appropriate technologies which enhance language learning
    • Experience with CI and other active teaching methods preferred
    • Current references that substantiate your teaching abilities, relationship with students and knowledge of content/language
    • Skills/talents that can contribute to extracurricular activities and/or coaching a sports team
    Interested applicants should send a resume and letter of interest to Mrs. Jacqueline Muratore, Assistant Directress, at jmuratore@mountsaintmary.org
  • JV SOFTBALL COACH

    Mount Saint Mary Academy's Department of Athletics seeks a JV Softball Coach. Please send a letter of interest to dmateria@mountsaintmary.org.
Mount Saint Mary Academy is a Catholic, independent school that provides an exemplary college preparatory education for young women in grades 9 through 12. Founded in 1908 by the Sisters of Mercy, the Academy is rooted in the values and traditions of the Venerable Catherine McAuley including commitment to academic excellence, development of the whole person, cultivation of individual gifts and talents, dedication to service and the community, and to instilling confidence, respect, and integrity. welcomes and encourages applications from diverse candidates. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national or ethnic origin, or other legally protected status. EOE
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