De Smet Jesuit seeks to hire mission-focused individuals who have demonstrated proficiency in their work, are active in their faith, are models of being men and women for and with others,

and are committed to the Ignatian principles of self-awareness (through examen), detachment, finding of God in all things, discernment, and service.

De Smet Jesuit is a Jesuit, Catholic college preparatory high school for boys, grades 9-12, located in suburban St. Louis, Missouri. The college prep academic program is complemented by extensive religious, co-curricular, athletic, and personal formation programs. The mission of De Smet Jesuit is to inspire and prepare men for and with others to transform the world, Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam. De Smet Jesuit practices the Ignatian principle of cura personalis, or "care for the entire person." To that end, it strives to graduate young men who are open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving, committed to justice, and developing as leaders.

De Smet Jesuit High School offers a complete benefits package, including medical, dental, and life insurance, a 403 B retirement plan, child tuition assistance, long term disability, vacation, sick leave, paid maternity leave, and 15 paid holidays per year.

De Smet Jesuit High School is committed to equal employment opportunity for, and utilization of, all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, creed, sex, age, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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As Director of the Work of the Society of Jesus, the primary responsibility of the President is to provide visionary leadership for all members of the De Smet Jesuit High School community consistent with the Jesuit character and Ignatian vision, as articulated by the Society of Jesus. The President must be a strong and charismatic leader who values excellence in education and brings an exceptional history of driving results in a competitive environment specifically in securing the fiscal health of the School and providing for innovation in the curriculum. The President strives to lead all members of the De Smet community to embody the very best qualities of Catholic, Jesuit education.

To be considered for the position, interested candidates must complete the online employment application, including a resume’ and letter of introduction.

Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Diversity and Inclusion - M/F/D/V


Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V, Committed to Diversity and Inclusion