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Below please find position(s) open at Bellarmine Preparatory School located in Tacoma, Washington. Our school has made a strong commitment to diversify our faculty. We are especially interested in African-American and Hispanic applicants as there is a real need for role models and mentors for African-American and Hispanic students. Jesuit education background also preferred. Bellarmine accepts applications throughout the year for consideration as teaching positions become available. Openings, as they occur, will be posted on the website with further directions. See links to the applications below. 

On-Call Substitute
Full Job Description
Teacher Application


  • Adhere to curriculum and lesson plans assigned by the regular teacher
  • Follow classroom procedures and achieve lesson goals
  • Assign and explain homework
  • Always comply with all school regulations and policies
  • Be familiar with our safety plan and associated protocols
  • Compile a report for the regular classroom teacher


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teacher or substitute certification preferred (Washington State)
  • Detailed-oriented and able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Pass a background check
  • Complete Safe Environment training
  • Familiarity with Jesuit education preferred


Please send a cover letter, resume, and Bellarmine Teacher Application to: 
Jessica Achziger, Administrative Assistant to the Principal

English Teacher (Temporary)
Full Job Description
Teacher Application


  • Minimum BA degree in the subject area 
  • Teaching credential or enrollment in education program 
  • Certified 


  • Ability to teach various English courses and age levels 
  • Understanding of educational theory and practice 
  • Ability to teach a full range of courses offered by the department 
  • Ability to use current learning management technology 
  • Commitment to working with a diverse student body 
  • Excellent communication skills and a commitment to collaboration 

Temporary position: February 1 - June 17, 2022

Salary is based on level of education and years of experience


Please send a cover letter, resume, and Bellarmine Teacher Application to:

Jessica Achziger, Administrative Assistant to the Principal

Morning Shuttle Bus Drivers 
Full Job Description
Support Staff Application

Job Summary: Bellarmine Preparatory School is seeking candidates that have a few extra hours in the morning that would like to spend that time with a mission-based organization dedicated to education. We have three regular and five substitute shuttle bus driver positions for our morning routes. Applicants need to be available Monday through Friday, from 6:15-8:15 a.m. and at times until 9:15 a.m. Pay is $16.85 per hour, guaranteed 3-hours per day. Most routes are about 1 hour of driving time, 30-45 minutes for fueling and light cleaning.


  • Valid driver's license; at least 21 years old
  • CDL Experience
  • Clean driving record
  • Pass a background check
  • Complete Safe Environment training
  • Punctual and reliable attendance
  • Good verbal communication skills
Position open until filled

Please submit your completed Bellarmine application and cover letter to:

Kevin Meines, Vice Principal of Student Life
Bellarmine Preparatory School
2300 S. Washington St.
Tacoma, WA 98405

Employment Applications 

Please Note: These applications are created as interactive Adobe PDFs. To type your answers on one of the employment applications, you must first open the document and then select "Enable Editing." You may type directly on an application form (in the blue highlighted area only) and save it to your hard drive and e-mail it as an attachment. You can also download it and save a blank form to your computer and complete it by hand. 

Administration Application

Teacher Application

Counselor Application

Support Staff Application