High School Humanities Teacher

Job Opening – High School Humanities Teacher


Positions Starting: August 27, 2018 (2018-2019 Academic Year)

Posted: Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Application Deadline: Monday, June 18, 2018


Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School is an independent Roman Catholic K-12 school of the Diocese of Peterborough Ontario committed to providing an authentic Catholic liberal arts education.

Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School is seeking a Grades 9-12 Humanities Teacher, responsible for the Humanities course, as well as Writing/Reading & Research and possibly Theology.

The ideal candidate will be a person committed to the new evangelization with a passion for accompanying and mentoring young people in their Catholic Christian walk, dedicated to providing excellent instruction in designated topics. We are seeking a collaborative educator who will demonstrate the ability to contribute to different facets of school lifeand is willing to work as part of a team that seeks to grow as a group of professionals in Catholic liberal arts education and as a school committed to dynamic excellence.


  • A university degree or post graduate degree
  • Educational experience
  • Experience with Catholic classical liberal arts education or willingness to learn

Applicants possessing some or all of the qualifications listed above are invited to submit the following by Monday, June 18, 2018, at noon (12:00 p.m.):

  • A Letter of interest
  • A resume
  • A Catholic educational philosophy
  • Two professional letters of reference and one pastoral letter from the applicant’s parish priest

Kindly submit applications marked Confidential to: Sr. Bernadette Caron, SOLI, Principal, Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School, 575 Centre Line, Peterborough, ON, Canada, K9J 6X5 or by email to [email protected]

Applicants must have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.  Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic School will make the necessary accommodations for applicants with disabilities to support participation in the recruitment process. Please contact Sr. Bernadette Caron, SOLI, Principal, if you require assistance. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the personal information provided by the applicant is collected to determine eligibility for employment.

Hands raised in classroom
Every donation is MATCHED. Support joyfully Catholic, classical education.
This is default text for notification bar