Literature Teacher | Part-Time

Chesterton Academy, a joyfully Catholic, classical high school, seeks a talented literature teacher for the 2021-22 academic year. The position is part-time and would teach a 9th grade Literature class on Homer, Virgil and works by G. K. Chesterton.

Strong preference will be given to candidates with training in the IEW method. A bachelor’s or master’s degree in theology, history, literature, or a related field is required. Two to three years of teaching experience is preferred, but a passion for Catholic classical education is required.

The candidates must be willing to take the Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium and preference will be given to practicing Catholics. Candidates must demonstrate excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills, and possess a track record of contributing to the vision and mission of an apostolic and educational enterprise.

In addition to their teaching responsibilities, faculty at Chesterton Academy participate in the House system, which is designed to promote character and virtue, and to help students grow in holiness. Faculty members are required to attend daily Mass with the entire student body and attend spiritual retreats and school activities.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to Headmaster, Mark Surrell,

About Holy Name High School A Chesterton Academy

Holy Name High School – A Chesterton Academy offers a rigorous, integrated high school curriculum centered on the Incarnation of Jesus Christ. A member of the Chesterton Schools Network, the school develops complete thinkers who learn to draw on faith and reason for the purpose of building a culture of life. Opening Fall 2021 with 9th and 10th grade only in Escanaba, Michigan. Learn more about Holy Name High School A Chesterton Academy and the growing national Chesterton Schools Network at or contact our school office at (906)786-7550.