Employment

Fulfill your vocation as an SPX Panther

St. Pius X High School is a four-year, co-ed, Catholic college prep school in northwest Houston. Our School has educated its students for 60 years within the four pillars of the Dominican charism: Prayer, Study, Community, Preaching.

We seek qualified faculty, staff and administrators dedicated to the overall mission of the School. Thank you for your interest.

Learn more about our School mission.

Available Positions

Learning Center Director

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or higher in Special Education, Learning Differences Education, or other related field.
  • A minimum of five years of experience in the field of special education or learning difference education
  • Thorough knowledge of Special Education and 504 laws and requirements applicable in a private school
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organization and leadership skills
  • Interpersonal skills to work with students, parents, faculty and outside agencies to support students with learning differences succeed in a college preparatory environment

Major responsibilities include:

  • Works with Principal, Academic Dean and Head of School to maintain and update a list of approved accommodations for St. Pius X High School
  • Conducts entrance interviews and review of student learning issues to determine need for support and appropriateness of the Learning for Success Program and the school for the applicant.
  • Determines individual  accommodation plans for students
  • Works with students to promote skills that foster independent learning such as self-awareness, self-advocacy, and self-determination
  • Develops curriculum and advises students about their learning challenges and strategies for success
  • Supervises application process for accommodations for standardized tests (PSAT, ACT, SAT)
  • Coordinates requests for and required procedures for updated or new diagnostic testing
  • Facilitates support services between the faculty, students and parents
  • Provides referrals for outside tutoring and coordinates in-school tutoring
  • Assists graduating seniors in the transition process to college and provides contact information for college support services
  • Facilitates and communicates support services between faculty, students and parents
  • Provides staff development in the areas of strategies to support students with learning differences

Please submit letter of interest and resumes to Cindy Flores, Assistant to the Principal, floresc@stpiusx.org.

School Bus Driver

Job Summary:
School Bus Driver is responsible for operating a school bus to transport students proficiently over specified routes to and from school and various activities. Reporting to the Transportation Coordinator, the School Bus Driver conducts pre-trip inspections; observes safety regulations and policies; enforces student discipline on the bus; and performs related work.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
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Conduct pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections to ensure safe operation
· Transport students to and from school each day on established routes in a safe and timely manner; students safety is of the utmost importance in route and drop off at their final destination
· Drive additional extracurricular routes that includes sporting events, practices, field trips, service, etc.
· Clean bus as necessary to maintain professional appearance and sanitation of vehicle
· Additional charter work on an as needed basis
· Report all accidents, vehicle damage, students injuries and mechanical problems in a timely manner
· Exerts a positive influence and work in harmony with associates
· Respond to suggestions for improvement in a positive manner
· Display professionalism in working with students, parents, staff and community
· Maintain professional appearance
· Perform any other related duties as assigned by the Transportation Coordinator

Qualifications:
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Education requirements include a high school diploma or G.E.D.
· Must be at least 21 years of age and possess a valid Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with “P” & “S” endorsements and school bus safety course
· Must have an excellent driving record
· Must pass a criminal history check along with a DOT physical examination and drug screen
· Must complete the Archdiocesan Virtus training program
· Ability to operate a school bus
· Ability to read and understand documents including policies and procedure manuals
· Must be physically able to perform and demonstrate emergency evacuation procedures (including pushing/pulling up to 50 pounds) and the ability to use emergency exits at any location on the bus
· Must possess the ability to maintain student discipline and ensure that student behavior is not a distraction to safe driving
· Must possess basic first aid and CPR certification or acquire such within a timely manner
·Must possess good communication skills and the ability to relate well with students and adults

All interested applicants should email their resume to georger@stpiusx.org. For more information, please visit stpiusx.org.

Resumes will expire within 90 days. Submission of a resume is not considered to be an application for employment.

St. Pius X High School maintains a policy of nondiscrimination with all employees and applicants for employment. All aspects of employment with St. Pius X are governed on the basis of competence and qualifications and are not influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, sex, age or national origin.