Career Opportunities

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, a member of the International Network of Sacred Heart Schools, is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls, Grades 1-12, with a co-educational Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and Preschool.

With over 700 students and rooted in the five Goals of Sacred Heart education, Stone Ridge inspires young women to lead and serve, through lives of purpose that integrate faith, intellect, community, social action, and personal growth in an atmosphere of wise freedom. Why teach at SR?

Non-Discrimination Statement
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to their age, color, disability status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, veteran status, or any other class protected by state or federal law. As a Catholic school in the Sacred Heart tradition, Stone Ridge reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions, as permitted by law. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Upper School Math Teacher

posted June 16, 2016

Stone Ridge is seeking an Upper School Math Teacher to begin August 15, 2016.

The Upper School Math Teacher is responsible for teaching a four sections of mathematics, possibly including a mathematics elective to be determined based on interest/experience of candidate and the Math Department. In alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education and working closely with colleagues in the Math Department and throughout the Upper School, s/he creates and updates plans for content, quality, and continuity of curriculum. S/he actively collaborates with Learning Strategists, Educational Technologists, and the counseling staff to develop strategies to support all students. S/he attends all faculty and employee meetings, participates in the Social Action Program, serves as a student Advisor, fulfills other faculty duties, and maintains good communication with families about student progress through regular progress reports and responses to parents’ inquiries.

The ideal candidate has experience in independent and/or Catholic school and possesses an advanced degree in a related field. S/he has experience teaching mathematics and demonstrates expertise in pedagogy and instruction as well as fluency, flexibility, and strong organization skills. S/he demonstrates a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, excellent communication skills, and creativity.

Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

Applicants of diverse, underrepresented  backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Upper School English Teacher

posted June 2, 2016

Stone Ridge is seeking an Upper School English Teacher to begin August 15, 2016.

The Upper School English Teacher is responsible for teaching Upper School English in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart Education. Working closely with colleagues in the English Department and throughout the Upper School s/he creates and updates plans for content, quality, and continuity of curriculum. S/he actively collaborates with Learning Strategists, Educational Technologists, and the counseling staff to develop strategies to support all students. S/he attends all faculty and employee meetings, participates in the Social Action Program, serves as a student Advisor, fulfills other faculty duties, and maintains good communication with families about student progress through regular progress reports and responses to parents’ inquiries.

The ideal candidate has experience teaching English in independent and/or Catholic schools and possesses and Bachelor’s degree in a related field; a Master’s degree is preferred. In addition to a strong commitment to students and the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner, s/he demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the subject area and a collaborative, collegial spirit. S/he demonstrates strong writing and communication skills, a capacity for organization and follow-through, and flexibility.

Compensation includes salary commensurate with experience.

Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and a cover letter to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Upper School Library Assistant

posted May 31, 2016

Stone Ridge is seeking a Library Assistant to begin August 15, 2016.

The Library Assistant works primarily with the Upper School Librarian, shaping the scholarly, student-friendly climate of the library. S/he is responsible for maintaining a positive atmosphere that facilitates learning and study, attending to student behavior and the maintenance of the physical space, assisting the Upper School Librarian in re-shelving and cataloguing, and managing school-wide library resources. As needed, s/he collaborates with the Lower and Middle School Librarians on student projects, shelving, and inventory. The Library Assistant works on school days (Monday-Friday, with the exception of holidays) from 11:30am to 6:00pm.

The ideal candidate possesses a Bachelor’s degree and demonstrates experience working with high school students. S/he holds a capacity for working with a range of learning abilities, and may have experience with integrating appropriate educational technologies into the library environment. S/he demonstrates patience and kindness in maintaining a positive and productive atmosphere. S/he has a working knowledge of library resources and organization, especially Dewey Decimal System. S/he demonstrates strong communication skills, a capacity for organization, a good sense of humor, and flexibility.

Compensation includes an hourly rate of $17.00 and competitive benefits.

Applicants of diverse, underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Head of Lower School

posted May 12, 2016

Stone Ridge is seeking a Head of Lower School to begin July 1, 2016.

The Head of Lower School is responsible for the entire Lower School program, which includes Grades Preschool-4, in addition to a co-educational Early Childhood Program. S/He provides pedagogical, professional, and spiritual leadership for the Division and supervises and supports faculty. With the Head of School and Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, s/he oversees the progress of students and the development of a balanced and varied curriculum. S/He serves as primary articulator for Lower School programming, expectations, and behavioral guidelines.  A member of the all-school Administrative Team, s/he works closely with other school leaders to continue to implement the school’s strategic initiatives, manage the budget, and develop the school’s policies and calendar.

The ideal candidate is a practicing Catholic and experienced administrator who has significant experience in independent and Catholic school education, a record of excellent teaching, experienced and innovative leadership skills, and an advanced degree in and/or demonstrates expertise in curriculum and instruction. S/he has a deep understanding of how girls learn and grow in leadership and is committed to giving life to the School’s mission.

Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Upper School Spanish Teacher

posted April 25, 2016

Stone Ridge is seeking an Upper School Spanish Teacher to begin August 15, 2016.
 
The Upper School Spanish Teacher is responsible for teaching Spanish in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the World Languages Department and throughout the Upper School, s/he implements the curriculum using best practices in teaching, including the immersion method, student-centered instruction, and relevant educational technologies. As a member of the Upper School Faculty, s/he attends all faculty and employee meetings and maintains good communication with families about student progress. S/he participates in the Social Action Program, supports the Student Activities Program as a chaperone and/or moderator, and serves as a Student Advisor.
 
The ideal candidate has experience in independent and/or Catholic school and possesses an advanced degree in a related field. S/he has experience teaching Spanish and demonstrates expertise in pedagogy and instruction as well as fluency, flexibility, and strong organization skills. S/he demonstrates a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, excellent communication skills, and creativity.
 
Compensation includes competitive benefits and salary commensurate with experience.

Applicants of diverse, underrepresented  backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Corinne Fogg, Director of Curriculum and Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Substitute Teachers

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking Substitute Teachers for their Early Childhood Program. Successful candidates will have experience working with children between 3 months and 4 years of age. Substitute Teachers will be available to cover in the absence of a classroom teacher. The substitute will be responsible for the implementation of activities that promote the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of young children. Responsibilities also include communication with parents, maintaining classroom records, cleanliness, and orderliness. Excellent organizational and communication skills are required. Appreciation for the School’s Catholic values and Sacred Heart tradition, a commitment to academic and personal excellence, diversity, community, and service as expressed through the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria is essential. The program hours are 7:30 am until 5:00 pm.

Interested candidates should complete the online employment application at www.stoneridgeschool.org/srapplication. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Ms. Corinne Fogg, Director of Professional Development, all in PDF format.

Coaching Positions

Stone Ridge is seeking the following Coaching positions:

  • JV Field Hockey Head Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Junior Varsity (JV) Field Hockey Head Coach to begin August 22, 2016.

    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic JV Field Hockey Head Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics. The Head Coach is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL) Field Hockey Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Coach; working to oversee entire JV Field Hockey program, in tandem with the Athletic Director; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Field Hockey Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, a candidate will have experience coaching field hockey at the varsity or JV level, familiarity with the ISL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.

  • JV Soccer Head Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Junior Varsity (JV) Soccer Head Coach to begin August 22, 2016.
     
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic JV Soccer Head Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics.  The Head Coach is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL) JV Soccer Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Coach; working to oversee entire JV Soccer program, in tandem with the Athletic Director; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Soccer Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, a candidate will have experience coaching soccer at the varsity or junior varsity level, familiarity with the ISL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.

  • Middle School Field Hockey Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Middle School Field Hockey Head Coach to begin August 22, 2016.
     
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic Middle School Field Hockey Head Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics.  The Middle School Head Coach is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL) Field Hockey Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Coach; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Field Hockey Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, candidates will have experience coaching field hockey at the Middle School, junior varsity, or varsity level, familiarity with the ISL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.

  • Middle School Ice Hockey Coach/Varsity Assistant Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Middle School Ice Hockey Head Coach/Varsity Assistant Coach to begin November 9, 2016.
     
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic Middle School Ice Hockey Head Coach/Varsity Assistant Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics. The Middle School Head Coach, who would also serve as the Assistant Varsity Coach, is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL)/Mid Atlantic Girls Hockey League (MAGHL) Ice Hockey Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Coach; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Ice Hockey Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, a candidate will have experience coaching ice hockey at the Middle School, junior varsity, or varsity level, familiarity with the ISL/MAGHL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.

  • Varsity Softball Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Varsity Softball Head Coach to begin February 27, 2017.
     
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic Varsity Softball Head Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics.  The Head Coach is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL) Softball Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Varsity Coach; working to oversee entire Softball program, in tandem with the Athletic Director; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Softball Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, a candidate will have experience coaching softball at the varsity level, familiarity with the ISL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.

  • Varsity Track & Field Coach
    Stone Ridge is seeking a Varsity Track & Field Head Coach to begin February 27, 2017.

    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is seeking a collaborative and dynamic Varsity Track & Field Head Coach to serve as a member of the Department of Athletics.  The Head Coach is responsible for the administration of an Independent School League (ISL) Track & Field Program that complies with the mission, Goals and Criteria, and policies of the School. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: planning and facilitating daily practices; coaching and scheduling games; implementing strategies for motivating student-athletes; mentoring an Assistant Varsity Coach; working to oversee entire Track & Field Program, in tandem with the Athletic Director; and other duties assigned in alignment with the Goals and Criteria of Sacred Heart education. Working closely with colleagues in the Athletic Department, s/he contributes to the development of a long-term vision for the Track & Field Program and for the Department of Athletics as a whole and implements best practices in coaching and athlete-centered instruction. S/he maintains good communication with student-athletes about progress, schedules, training, and process.

    Preferably, a candidate will have experience coaching track & field at the varsity level, familiarity with the ISL, and prior experience in independent and/or Catholic schools. S/he demonstrates expertise in coaching young women, a collaborative spirit, a good sense of humor, strong communication skills, and flexibility.


Compensation includes salary commensurate with experience.
 
Applicants of diverse, underrepresented  backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should complete the Employment Application for Coach Positions. As part of the online application, please upload a resume, statement of philosophy, list of references, and cover letter addressed to Jason McGhee, Director of Athletics, all in PDF format.



Please link to the appropriate employment application.

Employment Application - Faculty, Staff, & Administrative Positions

Employment Application - Coach Positions

Employment Application - Summer Camp Staff - full

Stone Ridge Career Contact

Corinne Fogg
Director of Curriculum & Professional Development
cfogg@stoneridgeschool.org
Ext. 566

9101 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814
301.657.4322

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