Career Opportunities

Thank you for considering a career at Ursuline Academy. Founded in 1893 by the Ursuline Sisters, Ursuline Academy of Wilmington, Delaware, is an independent, Catholic, college-preparatory school with four academic branches: Early Childhood, Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School. Ursuline is a student-centered community that has championed trailblazers, changemakers, and global leaders for over 130 years. We invite you to become part of the legacy.

Ursuline Academy is committed to fully utilizing our employees’ knowledge, skills, and abilities, and to a policy of equal employment opportunity.

Ursuline Academy Employee Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid Time Off
  • 403(b) plan with Employer Contribution
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance (provided by Ursuline)
  • Life Insurance (provided by Ursuline)
  • Tuition Remission for Ursuline, Salesianum, and St. Edmond's Academy (grades 6-8)
  • Free Extended Day & Holiday Program
  • Discounted Summer Camps (applies to all Ursuline run camps)
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement for Personal Continuing Education

Positions at Ursuline

Coordinator of Heritage & Mission

The Coordinator of Heritage and Mission provides student opportunities in spiritual formation and faith development as well as service to the local and global community. Additionally, the coordinator is charged with assessing the spiritual needs of the Academy community and acts in an advisory role to identify ways to address those needs. They will also serve the community through teaching MS and/or US Theology classes. Thoughtful alignment between spiritual formation and our mission and core values is a key element of this role. Electronic submissions of a resume and three references should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Coordinator of Heritage & Mission” in the subject of the email.

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Upper School Theology Teacher

Ursuline Academy is seeking a full-time Upper School Theology Teacher for the 2024-25 school year. This position is responsible for teaching all levels of Theology curriculum, including Old and New Testament, Principals of Christian Morality, World Religions, and Faith and Justice. In addition, this position will serve as an advisor for 7-10 students and moderate a co-curricular activity or student/school club. Electronic submissions of a resume and three references should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Theology Teacher” in the subject of the email.

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Cafeteria Assistant

Ursuline Academy is seeking a part-time Cafeteria Assistant. The Cafeteria Assistant provides breakfast and lunch for the Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools with specific responsibilities for performing and serving food items to students, faculty and staff, and maintaining a safe and sanitary environment. Electronic submissions of a resume and three references should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Cafeteria Assistant” in the subject of the email.

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Head Volleyball Coach

Ursuline Academy is seeking a part-time Head Volleyball Coach for the Upper School Team. Applicants should have experience coaching at the high school or club level and working knowledge of DIAA Rules and Regulations. Electronic submissions of your resume should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Head Volleyball Coach” in the subject of the email.

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Childcare Assistant

Ursuline Academy is seeking a Childcare Assistant to assist with activities for children who attend the Extended Day Program, Holiday Programs, and Summer Camps. Electronic submissions of a resume and three references should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Childcare Assistant” in the subject of the email.

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Upper School Principal

Ursuline Academy is seeking a full-time Upper School Principal. Reporting to the President, the Upper School Principal communicates the philosophy, mission, and vision of the Academy, emphasizing the centrality of Ursuline core values and the heritage of St. Angela Merici, Foundress of the Ursuline Sisters. This role is responsible for the overall management, spiritual and instructional leadership, and supervision of the Upper School. The Upper School Principal provides the teaching staff inspiration, motivation, training, and support on curriculum and instruction, classroom management, and student achievement.

For inquiries, nominations, and applications contact: Catharine McGeever, Managing Partner

610-924-9100, cfmcgeever@lambertassoc.com

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Alumnae Engagement & Advancement Manager

Ursuline Academy is seeking a full-time Alumnae Engagement & Advancement Manager. This person develops and implements a comprehensive alumnae engagement plan to create an extensive, vibrant community of meaningfully engaged constituents for Ursuline Academy. Electronic submissions of a resume and three references should be emailed to: uaemployment@ursuline.org. Please include “Alumnae Engagement & Advancement Manager” in the subject of the email.

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