Listed below are the current open positions at the Academy. If interested or for more details, please send resume, cover letter, and letters of recommendation to Ms. Rita Tangney at or mail to:

Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy
Attn: Mrs. Rita Tangney
2200 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02124

All Academy personnel must first undergo a CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) check and complete the Protecting God's Children program.

Positions Available:

Middle School Science Teacher

Will be teaching Grades Life Science, Earth Science and Physical Science to Grades 5-8. Bachelor's Degree and prior classroom experience required, Master's Degree preferred.

Guidance Counselor

Reports to Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy and City Connects Program at Boston College. Responsible for:

*Working with 2.9 - Grade 8 families
*Assessment, counseling, and referrals
*Exam school admissions process
*Data entry for City Connects program
*Working with community agencies

Masters in Guidance and Counseling or MSW and prior experience required.

2.9 (Preschool) Teacher

Teacher in a 2.9 classroom. Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree and prior classroom experience preferred. Prior experience in early childhood education preferred.

Grade 3 Teacher

Bachelor's Degree required, prior classroom experience preferred. Prior experience at elementary level preferred.

Substitute Teachers

All campuses are seeking substitute teachers. Please contact Campus Principals for more information.


Volunteer opportunities are always available at the Academy, both at each campus and the Regional Office. Service hours at the Academy are also available for high school students.