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Employment

Thank you for your interest in working at Canisius High School, the premier college preparatory school for young men in Buffalo and Western New York. Should you wish to have your application on file with us, please send your resume and a letter of introduction to employment@canisiushigh.org.


CURRENT OPENING(S):

INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC TEACHER
Full-time
The ideal candidate has a graduate degree, some high school teaching experience, and a willingness to promote all areas of Jesuit education.

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in music education, music performance, or a related field
  • Demonstrated proficiency on a brass, woodwind, or bowed string instrument and as a conductor

Preferred:

  • Master’s degree in music education, music performance, or a related field
  • Experience in teaching music at the high school level
  • Experience in performing/music directing musical theater

Responsibilities: (The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

  • Teach Concert Band, String Orchestra, Hand Bell Ensemble, and lesson groups throughout the school year.
  • Collaborate with the department to regularly present student performances.
  • Work with the department in the development of curriculum.
  • Participate in departmental and school-wide professional development initiatives.
  • Participate in the extracurricular life of the students and the school, including direction of student ensembles and activities, paid by stipend.
  • Perform other tasks and assume other duties assigned by the Principal.

To apply, please click here to submit a resume and cover letter detailing your interest in the position.
 


VISUAL ARTS TEACHER
Full-time
The ideal candidate has a graduate degree, some high school teaching experience, and a willingness to promote all areas of Jesuit education.

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in art education, studio art, or a related field

Preferred:

  • Master’s degree in art education, studio art, or a related field
  • Experience in teaching art at the high school level

Responsibilities: (The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

  • Teach visual art courses on various topics including introductory classes, studio art, drawing and painting, sculpture, and digital photography.
  • Collaborate with the department to present student art displays.
  • Work with the department in the development of curriculum.
  • Participate in departmental and school-wide professional development initiatives.
  • Participate in the extracurricular life of the students and the school, including direction of student clubs and activities, paid by stipend.
  • Perform other tasks and assume other duties assigned by the Principal.

To apply, please click here to submit a resume and cover letter detailing your interest in the position.


CUSTODIAL WORKER
Full-time
Responsibilities include room resetting, snow removal, painting and general maintenance tasks as assigned. Driver's license required. To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to employment@canisiushigh.org.