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Listed below are the current open positions at the Academy. If interested or for more details, please send resume, cover letter, and letters of recommendation to Ms. Rita Tangney at or mail to:


Saint John Paul II Catholic Academy
Attn: Mrs. Rita Tangney
2200 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02124


All Academy personnel must first undergo a CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) check and complete the Protecting God's Children program.


Positions Available:  

 Substitute School Nurse

Hours are 7:30AM – 2:30 PM when necessary

Responsibilities include:
• Caring for ill or injured students
• Sorting and dispensing medications to students
• Respond to any “emergency” which may arise at school
• Maintaining the climate and care of communication in the Nurse’s Room
• Clean up of the Nurse’s Room
• Administering all medications
• Maintaining accurate health logs and incident reports
• Providing First Aid for minor injuries and illnesses
• Attending to home sickness and dehydration
• Able to practice in the state of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse
• Pediatric experience a plus
• Ability to manage health forms and paperwork
• Enjoying working with kids aged 3-13
Substitute Teachers

All campuses are seeking substitute teachers. Please contact Campus Principals for more information.

After School Program Aide

We are seeking Group Leaders for our after school program. Group Leaders are responsible for monitoring and aiding teachers in groups up to 15 children in and out of the classroom with the assistance of other staff. Group Leaders should be keen observers of children and able to engage them in activities. Ideal candidates will be highly-motivated, organized and able to manage large groups of children. After School Program takes place from 2:30 - 6PM.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Ensure the safety and engagement of children in assigned activities
• Assist in all activities to ensure the orderly operation of the program, inclusive of: supervising children during snack, facilitating dismissal and completing daily administrative paperwork (e.g. keeping attendance, time sheets, etc.)
• Demonstrate key competencies including: initiative, teamwork, cooperation, preparedness, professionalism, reliability and a willingness to continuously improve


Volunteer opportunities are always available at the Academy, both at each campus and the Regional Office. Service hours at the Academy are also available for high school students.