Career Opportunities

Founded in 1893 by the Ursuline Sisters, Ursuline Academy of Wilmington, Delaware, is a Catholic, independent, college-preparatory school comprised of four academic branches: Early Childhood, Lower School, Middle School, and Upper School. Ursuline Academy is an independent, Catholic school community that empowers students for leadership and service in our global society.

Upper School Principal

Ursuline Academy is seeking an Upper School Principal for the 2018-2019 school year who is a visionary educator whose leadership will ensure excellence in our academic program and promote the mission and values of the school.  Click here for further details on the position as well as instruction on how to apply.

School Nurse

Ursuline Academy is an independent Catholic school in Wilmington, DE. We have an opening for a School Nurse for a full-time, 10-month position starting in August, 2018. We are looking for a registered nurse to provide health care for the school community.  Experience in an academic environment is preferred. Electronic submissions of your resume with cover letter should be emailed to: by April 30th.  Please include the position name “School Nurse” in the “Subject” of your email submission.

Upper School History/Psychology Teaching Position

Ursuline Academy is seeking a full time teacher for History/Psychology starting August 2018.  This person will be responsible for teaching five classes, a combination of both World History and Psychology courses (including AP Psychology).  A bachelor’s degree in History, Psychology or related field is required with at least two years experiencing.  Click here to review the full position description. Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter along with three references to: by April 30th. Please indicate the position name “History/Psychology Teaching Position” in the “Subject” line of your email.

Upper School Science (Temporary/Maternity Leave) Teacher

Ursuline Academy is seeking a full-time Science teacher for a temporary/maternity leave position, beginning August 2018.  We are looking for an experienced and passionate Biology Teacher to join our science team.  In addition to teaching multiple levels of Biology (including AP), candidates qualified to teach in other STEM areas are strongly preferred.  Ideal candidate has earned a bachelor’s in Biology or related STEM field (with a master’s preferred) and at least 2 years Upper School science teaching experience.  Click here to review the full position description.  Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to: by April 30th. When applying, please use “Temporary Science Position” in the “Subject” line of your email.