Theology Teacher, St. Ambrose Academy (Madison, WI)

Theology Teacher, St. Ambrose Academy (Madison, WI)

We are looking for a full-time teacher of Religion / Theology to join our team of committed educators as we strive to assist parents in the formation of their children through a classical education rooted in the Catholic faith. Preference will be given to those who can teach in multiple disciplines to different grade levels. Those interested in part- or three-quarter time positions are also encouraged to apply. Preference will also be given to those who have some training in Latin.

Work Environment

St. Ambrose Academy is a 6–12 grade private Catholic classical academy located in Madison, Wisconsin with a rapidly growing student body and a vibrant Catholic community.

  • Daily prayer, regular access to the Eucharist and Confession
  • Emphasis on formation of the whole person
  • Respectful students and supportive families

Benefit Highlights

  • Academy pays 100% of premiums for health insurance, life insurance, and disability
  • Direct primary care option with local Catholic clinic
  • FSA and IRA match
  • 90% tuition reduction for children attending the Academy
  • Professional development


A bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field of study is required. Teaching experience is preferred, particularly training in classical education, but training will be provided for the right applicant.

The candidate must be a practicing Catholic, willing to make an Oath of Fidelity to the Magisterium, whose life of faith serves as an example to our students and families.

Candidates must demonstrate excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills; be adaptable to the classical classroom; be able to contribute to curriculum development; and demonstrate a desire to share their gifts and talents with the students and administration of the school.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter and resume with three professional references to Dr. John P. Joy at: [email protected]

St. Ambrose Academy also currently has openings in English, Latin, Math, Science, Music, and Physical Education. Please see the school website for details.