Bishop Guilfoyle

Bishop Guilfoyle

Catholic High School

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High School Openings

Residential Life Staff/Manager


Employment Opportunities

Job Title:                              Full-time Residential Life Staff/Manager Positions - International Students


Position Responsibilities Overview:


Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School, located in Altoona, PA, is seeking full-time dorm staff and manager to assist the student experience for the international program. Key responsibilities include:

- Design and implement program to assist international students experience living in the United States in grades 9-12.

- Expose students to social and cultural experiences by supporting them in extracurricular school activities, scheduled trips, and interactions with volunteer families.

- Help with language skills and adapting to local environment as may be required based on individual needs

- Maintain communication with school administration and school faculty. Report on activities and issues that may arise

- Provide supplemental academic support and tutoring as needed. Assist students to advocate for themselves and support interactions with other faculty.

- Support international students in their daily routine. This is a live in position at the dorm and would be responsible for planning meals and insuring students adhere to dorm rules.  This position is focused on managing the out of school experience for students who are living in the dorm so they have a successful experience living in the United States.


Desired Background:

- Degree in relevant major such as education, social work, psychology, counseling, communications, etc, Bachelor's required, Masters preferred

- Strong organizational skills; ability to establish and maintain order and appropriate levels of discipline tempered by good judgement and ability to make positive personal connections

- Strong sense of personal responsibility and accountability.

- Demonstrated ability to work with students

- Flexibility, good judgement, and problem solving skills

- Driver’s license required with good driving record



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High School Openings


Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School is accepting applications for:


Math Teacher

Social Studies Teacher

Music/Band Teacher

School Counselor

Substitute Teachers


Applicants must hold a PA Dept. of Ed certificate.  To apply please send or email a letter of interest, resume, copies of credentials and clearances, and reference letters by June 1, 2017 to:


Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School

Joan Donnelly, Principal

2400 Pleasant Valley Blvd.

Altoona, PA  16602