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Episcopal Collegiate School is a coeducational Pre-K3 through 12th grade Episcopal school in Little Rock, Arkansas, just two miles west from the heart of downtown. We engage our students with a challenging college-preparatory curriculum, an active extra-curricular program, and daily chapel. We seek to attract and retain a talented and diverse workforce. Episcopal Collegiate School welcomes employees of any race, color, religion and national or ethnic origin.

Compensation and Benefits

Episcopal Collegiate offers competitive salaries, generous leave benefits, health insurance paid for the employee, and a retirement plan. Episcopal Collegiate makes other voluntary programs and benefits available to full-time employees, but does not make contributions or payments related to these programs and benefits, other than noted administrative expenses. Some of these programs and benefits include supplemental pre-tax insurance policies, such as dental, life, short-term disability, cancer, accident, heart attack, as well as flexible spending accounts for unreimbursed medical expenses and dependent childcare expenses. In addition, Episcopal Collegiate provides limited funding for continuing education for faculty and staff to attend workshops, conferences, and other programs that promote professional growth.

Current Openings

Candidates for any full-time faculty position should be experienced teachers with a demonstrated record of success working with and inspiring young people. An understanding of differentiated learning instructional techniques, vertical team experience, and comfort with full integration of technology in the classroom are critical. A Bachelor's Degree in the appropriate field of study is required; a Master's Degree and three or more years teaching experience in independent schools are preferred. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience and background.

School Chaplain

Position begins July 15, 2015 Application Deadline January 1st, 2015

Episcopal Collegiate School, co-ed PK-3 thru 12, 780 students, seeks applications for the position of Chaplain for its Middle and Upper Schools (6th-12th) An independent college preparatory school rooted in the Episcopal tradition and affirming all faiths, Episcopal Collegiate School strives to develop in its students respect for all persons, reverence of God, and a sense of moral responsibility. At Episcopal Collegiate, we honor each person as an individual and respect his or her spiritual journey and background. The religious element of campus life, be it in the classroom or in our daily worship, is intended to complement one's religious life outside of the School. We affirm all students as children of a loving God, and we challenge them to realize this more fully in their own lives and to share it with others. The Chaplain serves as the leader and coordinator of spiritual life in the Middle and Upper Schools working closely and collaboratively with students, faculty, administration and parents. Responsibilities of the Chaplain include: the yearly planning and leading of daily worship services (Chapel 6-12) and other special services, supervision of the Lower School Chaplain, serving as Chair of the Religion Department, serving as a classroom teacher and advisor, providing a physical and spiritual presence at various school functions and events including athletics, pastoral care, participating as a member of the school’s administrative team and representing the school in numerous ways throughout the diocese. Candidates must be an ordained Episcopal priest with a minimum of three years of experience, and ideally one with a background in school ministry, teaching experience in the middle or upper school age ranges, camp experience, and one who possesses a passion surrounding the possibilities derived from working in an inclusive Episcopal school community where “School Worship, Community Life, Religious Formation and Study, and Social Justice” create the mosaic of our Episcopal Identity. We will be present to interview at the NAES Biennial Conference, November 20th -22nd in Anaheim, CA

Contact Information: Applicants should forward application and resumé to: facultyopenings@episcopalcollegiate.org

Attention: Mr. Thomas N. Southard, Interim Head of School


Lower School  

The Lower School is seeking motivated, enthusiastic, and experienced teachers to deliver a challenging, yet developmentally appropriate, academic program to students. Candidates should have a strong understanding of subject specific content, instructional strategies and strong organizational and communication skills. Candidates should also have knowledge of recent research concerning learning and the brain and how to apply that knowledge in the classroom.

This is an ideal opportunity for certified teachers wanting to teach in a community that focuses on the whole child and values best practices and the highest standards of excellence. Three years of elementary experience and a Master’s Degree is preferred. Candidates interested in this opportunity should send a cover letter and resume to Elizabeth Desmarais, Head of Lower School at: edesmarais@episcopalcollegiate.org.

We are currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.

Wildcat Club After-School Teachers 

We are seeking energetic and dedicated part-time teachers for our Lower School's Wildcat Club after-school program. The program enrolls Pre-K through 5th grade students Monday through Friday throughout the school year. The teachers ensure that the program is making the best of the students' afterschool time and will help to plan and guide the educational and fun activities for the children on a regular basis. The hours are 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. This position is ideal for education majors in college or recent college graduates.

Lower School Substitute Teachers  

Applying for a Position



For teaching positions:

  • A current resume
  • A cover letter summarizing your reasons for wanting to teach at Episcopal Collegiate School
  • College, and (if applicable) post graduate school transcripts

For administrative positions:

  • A current resume
  • A cover letter summarizing the specific administrative skills you possess and the personal and professional goals you would bring to Episcopal Collegiate School.

Applicants should forward application and requested information to: facultyopenings@episcopalcollegiate.org

Episcopal Collegiate School
Jackson T. Stephens Campus
1701 Cantrell Rd.
Little Rock, AR 72201


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