EMPLOYMENT


Strake Jesuit is a Catholic, four-year, college preparatory school for young men grades 9-12 located in Houston, Texas. The school’s mission is to assist young men in their formation as leaders and as 'Men for Others' through a program of rigorous college preparation in the tradition of the Society of Jesus. The school seeks to hire and retain employees who are skilled in their field, involved participants in the school community, active in their faith, and enthusiastically dedicated to carrying out the mission of the school. Applicants should have an ability to relate to and work well with others, possess excellent writing, communication, organizational and leadership skills, and have a strong proficiency with computers and technology. A working knowledge of the Society of Jesus and Jesuit education is preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. 


To Apply: Send a resume and cover letter by e-mail to employment@strakejesuit.org, by fax to 713-774-6427, or by mail to Strake Jesuit, Office of the Principal, 8900 Bellaire Boulevard, Houston, Texas, 77036. For questions, contact Sheri Jones at 713-490-8108. 

Faculty Openings 2016-17
A Bachelor’s Degree in the appropriate teaching area is required, with a Master’s Degree preferred. In addition to being a full-time member of the teaching faculty, duties include participation in an ongoing teacher formation program, assisting in the daily needs of the school community, and moderating or assisting in at least one extracurricular program offered by the school. If you have applied in previous years, please re-submit an updated resume and cover letter indicating your interest to be considered for the 2016-17 school year. 

English
Math
Science

Spanish

Theology - an applicant for this position must be a practicing Catholic in good standing and have a bachelor’s or graduate degree in theology from an accredited Catholic college or university.

Athletic Openings 2015-16

Strake Jesuit is a member of the University Interscholastic League (UIL) and competes at the 6A level in baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, swimming, tennis, track & field, and wrestling. Lacrosse competes in the Texas High School Lacrosse League (THSLL), water polo competes in the Texas Interscholastic Coaches Association (TISCA), and rugby competes in the Texas Rugby Union. Jesuit teams compete at the highest level classification in all of the leagues in which it is a member. Candidates should possess outstanding acumen in their sport. Duties include: fostering good sportsmanship and character in student-athletes, supporting a positive coaching atmosphere, providing for the safety and welfare of student athletes, supporting and abiding by the athletic policies and rules of the school and its leagues, and fully supporting a multi-sport athlete program. 

Assistant Lacrosse Coach (part-time)
Assistant Rugby Coach (part-time)


Other Openings

Vice President, Development
Reporting to the President, the Vice President, Development serves as a key leadership team member and an active participant in making strategic decisions affecting Strake Jesuit College Preparatory. In partnership with the President, this position is responsible for all fundraising and development activities. The successful candidate will help forge new relationships to build Strake Jesuit’s visibility, impact, and financial resources in support of our mission to form young men in the Jesuit tradition. It is expected that the amount raised by Strake Jesuit will increase in future years as the Vice President systematically and effectively strengthens our school’s overall fundraising capacity. 

The Vice President will have primary responsibilities to lead a team of development professionals in the growth of our development budget through the solicitation of major gifts, federal and state grants, special events, planned giving and corporate and foundation support.

S/he will expand and diversify Strake Jesuit’s donor base and work closely with other team members to understand the needs of the school and secure funding for new initiatives. In addition the Vice President will work closely with the board of directors and support board members as they engage in active fundraising roles.

For a more detailed job description and list of qualifications, click here.

Part-time Bus Driver
Strake Jesuit is looking for part-time Bus Operators to assist in the transport of students to athletic competitions and other school related functions. Most, but not all trips would occur after 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday, on average three to four trips per week. The successful applicant will have a current Class B commercial driver’s license with a Passenger and School Bus endorsement. Equipment to be operated has an hydraulic breaking system so an air break endorsement is not required. Candidates must be in good health and be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screening. A set stipend amount will be paid per round trip driven. If interested please contract Dave Muras at 713-774-7651 to set up an interview.