Founded in 1900 and located in Asheville, NC, Christ School is an all-boys (8th- 12th grade) school affiliated with the Episcopal Church. Our 292 boys come from 15 states and seven foreign countries with a 75% boarding and 25% day student ratio. Our international population is 8.5% with 14% students of color. The school currently operates with a waiting list.


Upper School Math Instructor

Christ School announces a search for a Math Teacher to begin duties in August 2018.

The Position

Christ School (Asheville, NC), an independent boarding and day school serving boys in grades 8 through 12, is seeking a dynamic team player to serve as an upper school math teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The ideal candidate will appreciate the School’s Episcopal tradition and embrace single-gender education.

Faculty members in the math department value collegiality, and interested candidates must work well as part of a team. Christ School seeks enthusiastic educators who are eager to engage in all aspects of independent school life. The teaching faculty at Christ School are deeply devoted to the mission of the school.

Qualification Requirements:

  • An undergraduate degree in math (or a related field) is required
  • Two or more years teaching upper school math, preferably with experience in Geometry
  • Candidate must be interested in working and living with adolescents
  • Flexibility and a sense of humor

The following components are required parts of teaching positions:

  • Classroom teaching: four sections totaling around 50-60 students
  • Providing formal assessments with grades and comments four times per year
  • Weekly comments for students in the Learning Resources program
  • Attending faculty meetings
  • Replying to communication from students, parents, and colleagues within 24 hours
  • Being involved in dormitory or other evening coverage
  • Serving as an advisor to approximately four to seven students
  • Coaching two seasons or covering an approved equivalent activity
  • Teaching positions are ten-month, academic year appointments.

About the School

Christ School’s success over the last 117 years is due to its unwavering commitment to a noble mission: to produce educated men of good character, prepared for scholastic achievement and productive citizenship. The school fulfills its mission by offering its students relevant academic

programming, athletic participation, work contribution to the Christ School enterprise, and spiritual formation in the Episcopal tradition.

Faculty and staff typically refer to students as “our boys.” Students’ successes, as well as their struggles, are embraced collectively. Teachers and administrators who thrive at Christ School do so because they care. They work hard, rewarded not so much by recognition as by knowing their impact on young lives. Embracing providing an environment in which students are challenged and encouraged, teachers see their students thrive in this close-knit community committed to excellence.

Interested applicants can email their cover letter and resume to Brooke Depelteau, Academic Dean, at bdepelteau@christschool.org or 500 Christ School Road, Arden, NC 28704.

No calls please.

Christ School is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran’s status, or any other legally protected status.


Assistant Director of Admission

Christ School seeks a highly motivated, relationship-driven Assistant Director of Admission to assist with all aspects of the admission process. Reporting to the Director of Admission, the Assistant Director will join a team of three admission professionals and an office manager. The 12-month position begins July 1, 2018.

Duties: The Assistant Director of Admission will work directly with prospective families from point of inquiry through enrollment. Responsibilities include communication with interested families, campus visits, regular follow up, and applicant evaluation. Domestic travel to meet with schools, educational consultants, parents, applicants, alumni, etc. is required. The Assistant Director will also be active in the daily life of campus, including, but not limited to, serving on a residential life team, advising, and coaching.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to quickly form relationships; strong work ethic; clear and effective communication skills, both written and oral; understanding the advantages and value in the boarding school experience; experience with, or ability to quickly learn, databases (specifically, onCampus).

Experience: Bachelor’s degree required and at least two years of experience preferred.

Christ School entered the 2017-2018 school year with an enrollment of 292 (196 boarding students, 90 day students, and 6 faculty students). Our students come from 19 states and 7 international countries. Our international population is 8%. Recent campus additions and improvements include a new athletic complex, a renovated dining hall, new dorm, new wellness center, and a new art studio. As we have now hit the cap for enrollment goals, our office is charged with attracting mission appropriate students from the southeast and beyond.

Please send cover letter and resume to Palmer Straughn, Director of Admission and Financial Aid, at pstraughn@christschool.org. Please no phone calls.


Baseball JV Head Coach & Assistant Coach

Please contact our Athletic Director Scott Willard at 828-684-6232 or swillard@christschool.org for more information.