Career Opportunities

The Catalyst Schools are guided by a mission in which a child is holistically educated by a school community committed to “teaching minds and touching hearts.”  Our teams collaborate to nurture well-rounded scholars with bright academic, professional, and personal futures that will become change agents for their communities and world. Catalyst staff participate in formal professional development programs, receive comprehensive benefits, and collaborate to create vibrant and dynamic environments for scholars, staff and families.

While the positions below are those we are currently hiring for, we also accept resumes from teaching candidates for positions that are not currently listed.  To submit a resume for a position not listed below, please send applicable information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  


Catalyst Elementary Schools:

Special Education Teacher: Apply Here

Elementary Self-Contained K-5th Grade Teacher: Apply Here

Middle School Math Teacher: Apply Here

Art Teacher: Apply Here


Catalyst Maria High School:

Social Worker: Apply Here

Special Education Teacher: Apply Here

English Language Learner Teacher: Apply Here

Math Teacher: Apply Here


Catalyst Athletic Department openings:

Catalyst Maria High School is seeking Head Coaches for the following programs for the 2019-20 season:

Girls Basketball, Boys Baseball, Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field, Middle School Cheerleading, High School Cheerleading


Catalyst Maria High School is seeking an Assistant Coach for the following programs for the 2019-20 season:

Boys and Girls Cross Country


Our Girls Basketball team won its CPS Conference and were IHSA Regional Championship in 2018-19 season. Candidates’ coaching philosophy must foster not only a championship mindset but also the insistence on academic performance, behavioral responsibility, and personal commitment to excellence.

3 years previous high school coaching experience in CPS or Chicago suburban conferences or equivalent is preferred. Successful candidates should hold a valid ISBE teaching certificate or be ASEP certified.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to Mr. Raymond White Jr., Director of Athletics at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 773-993-1770 ext. 4100 for more information. Please specify which coaching position you are seeking.


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