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

Theology Teacher

Job Summary:
St. Pius X High School is now accepting resumes for a Theology Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Responsibilities and expectations of faculty:

  • Teach college preparatory courses in Theology
  • Actively supports and follows St. Pius X mission, philosophy, goals and policies.
  • Serves as a Christian role model in speech and action at all times.
  • The workday for teachers is 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM. Teachers work 180 instructional days and 10 in-service days.  Teachers are expected to attend all in-service days.
  • Provides high quality teaching and evaluation through development of objectives stated in the form of student learning, course syllabus, unit and lesson plans with a variety of formal and informal assessments.
  • Selects and communicates appropriate course, unit and daily objectives and logically sequences and teaches to meet those objectives.
  • Promotes a creative learning atmosphere in the classroom engaging students in active learning and critical thinking.
  • Implements a variety of teaching styles and learning activities to meet multiple learning styles and special needs.
  • Plans with other teachers for consistency of course content and assessments and to evaluate and address strengths and weaknesses of the department curriculum.
  • Cooperates with and supports other members of the faculty and department; participates in departmental decisions and follows department procedures.
  • Provides approved accommodations and positive support for special needs of students.
  • Integrates the use of technology into lessons and assignments.
  • Performs other duties as requested by the administration.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred in Catholic Theology
  • Secondary teaching experience preferred
  • Knowledge of a variety of strategies for engagement, instruction and assessment
  • Knowledge of current best practices in teaching Theology
  • Ability to integrate use of technology into lessons
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to work with students, parents, and staff
  • Ability and interest in working with students with a range of skill levels
  • Coaching or club sponsorship experience a benefit

Please send a letter of interest and resume to Marc Martinez, Academic Dean at martinezm@stpiusx.org

Science Teacher

Job Summary:
St. Pius X High School is now accepting resumes for a Science Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Responsibilities and expectations of faculty:

  • Teach college preparatory courses in Science.
  • Actively supports and follows St. Pius X mission, philosophy, goals and policies.
  • Serves as a Christian role model in speech and action at all times.
  • The workday for teachers is 7:30 AM until 3:30 PM. Teachers work 180 instructional days and 10 in-service days.  Teachers are expected to attend all in-service days.
  • Provides high quality teaching and evaluation through development of objectives stated in the form of student learning, course syllabus, unit and lesson plans with a variety of formal and informal assessments.
  • Selects and communicates appropriate course, unit and daily objectives and logically sequences and teaches to meet those objectives.
  • Promotes a creative learning atmosphere in the classroom engaging students in active learning and critical thinking.
  • Implements a variety of teaching styles and learning activities to meet multiple learning styles and special needs.
  • Plans with other teachers for consistency of course content and assessments and to evaluate and address strengths and weaknesses of the department curriculum.
  • Cooperates with and supports other members of the faculty and department; participates in departmental decisions and follows department procedures.
  • Provides approved accommodations and positive support for special needs of students.
  • Integrates the use of technology into lessons and assignments.
  • Performs other duties as requested by the administration.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred in Science
  • Secondary teaching experience preferred
  • Knowledge of a variety of strategies for engagement, instruction and assessment
  • Knowledge of current best practices in teaching Science
  • Ability to integrate use of technology into lessons
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to work with students, parents, and staff
  • Ability and interest in working with students with a range of skill levels
  • Coaching or club sponsorship experience a benefit

Please send a letter of interest and resume to Marc Martinez, Academic Dean at martinezm@stpiusx.org

Head Volleyball Coach

Job Summary:
St. Pius X High School is now accepting resumes for the volleyball coach position for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure eligibility of each participant under U.I.L./T.A.P.P.S./SPX rules
  • Schedule sporting events with approval of the athletic director
  • Responsible for student athletes and for their safety during athletic functions and while on the premises afterward
  • Ensure physical examination for each athlete, parent’s approval, and student insurance or waiver before he/she is issued equipment or allowed to participate
  • Provide advance notice of players attending away game for teacher approval
  • Provide list all award recipients and awards needed to the athletic director
  • Responsible for: (a) inventory of equipment; (b) issue and care of athletic equipment; (c) storage, cleaning, and repair of equipment; (d) recommendations for purchase of equipment; (e) maintenance of a complete system of records for the sport
  • Submit annual budget information, and adherence to the approved budget
  • Responsible for securing facility after each athletic function
  • Emphasize Christian sportsmanship
  • Disperse correct information on St. Pius X admissions and financial aid policies to potential students
  • Obtain purchase order requisition with signature of the athletic director and submit this to the director of finance before ordering any merchandise

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Head coaching experience with proven track record preferred
  • First Aid, CPR, and AED certified
  • Possession of a Commercial Driver’s License
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required with ability to effectively speak in front of various sized groups
  • Proven track record of reliability, responsibility and integrity
  • Experience in budget management and experience to facilitate an excellent sports program
  • High level of personal integrity and professionalism
  • High level of organizational and communication skills
  • Demonstrated effective leadership ability
  • Commitment to St. Pius X High School’s mission, values, goals
  • Desire to grow and develop the track and field program at SPX, including the skills and abilities of the athletes
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others on the coaching staff to motivate and lead coaching staff
  • Ability to work with parent organizations such as Boosters to coordinate athletics events and fundraisers

Preference will be given to candidates available to become full-time faculty or staff in addition to being hired on as the new head volleyball coach. 

Please send all information to Athletic Director Jason Kimball at kimballj@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.