Cristo Rey Richmond High School

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Apply To Be A Teacher For The Fall 2019 School Year



Cristo Rey Richmond High School is searching for a founding teaching staff for the Fall of 2019!



Cristo Rey Richmond High School is a Catholic learning community that educates young people of limited economic means to become men and women of faith, purpose and service. Through a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, integrated with a relevant work study experience, students graduate ready to succeed in college and in life. Cristo Rey Richmond High School will soon be a part of the largest network of high schools in the country that exclusively serve families of limited economic means.



Characteristics of a CRRHS Teaching Candidate


  •       Aligned with the school’s Catholic identity and mission to foster the academic and spiritual growth of high school students to become men and women of faith, purpose and service
  •       Driven to work for justice on behalf of urban students who wish to have a Catholic college preparatory education
  •       Values the corporate work study experience as a place of learning and growth for students
  •       Belief that every child is deserving of an excellent education that prepares them for college and life beyond college
  •       Willingness to receive feedback, engage in frequent dialogue and the ability to self-reflect
  •       Collaborative in advancement of the mission
  •       Belief in data-driven instruction
  •       Ability to connect with and engage urban students and families


Qualifications and Experience


  •       Bachelor’s Degree (required)
  •       Possession of a valid Virginia teaching license (required)
  •       Two years of urban teaching experience (preferred)
  •       Bilingual (not required)

Responsibilities (Cultural)


  •       Uphold the Cristo Rey mission, vision and values
  •       Embrace school-wide systems and promote high standards of behavior
  •       Collaborate with school leadership, providing input to school programs
  •       Actively participate in professional development sessions
  •       Communicate professionally with peers, supervisors, parents and students
  •       Be committed to a longer school day and calendar year
  •       Adhere to professional guidelines as indicated in the staff handbook
  •       Participate in school-wide culture and faith formation events
  •       Perform other duties as assigned


Responsibilities (Instructional)


  •       Establish and maintain a positive classroom environment
  •       Plan rigorous lessons aligned to the prescribed standards
  •       Differentiate lesson plans for a variety of learners
  •       Adhere to a scope and sequence
  •       Implement feedback from administrators and instructional leaders regarding lesson plan design and/or implementation
  •       Support instruction with school-wide supplemental programs
  •       Maintain grade books and meet grade reporting deadlines
  •       Communicate with families regarding student academics and behavior
  •       Utilize planning periods for the advancement of student academics
  •       Tutor students in need of remediation





Please email your completed application as an attached PDF to with the subject title “Teaching Application”

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