Employment Opportunities

PNDHS is seeking qualified individuals to fill the following immediate openings-

Director of Advancement

As one of Illinois’ finest Catholic high schools, Peoria Notre Dame seeks a self-starting, goal oriented accomplished professional as its Director of Advancement. This individual will report to the school Principal. Responsibilities include planning and supervising all aspects of the school’s development program, including but not limited to, its annual fund, major and planned gifts, donor cultivation and capital campaigns. Additional responsibilities will include all public relations and marketing plans and the production of major publications, newsletters, annual reports, websites and social media. This individual will also work closely with the Director of Admissions.

Qualifications include a commitment to the Catholic faith, a proven record in development and marketing with at least five to seven years of leading a successful fund raising program. A Bachelor’s degree is required and experience in senior management is highly desired. Strong interpersonal skills along with excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

An application should include a letter of interest, a resume and the names of three references with contact information. Direct inquiries to:

Dr. Sharon Weiss
Superintendent of Schools
Catholic Diocese of Peoria
419 NE Madison Avenue
Peoria IL 61603
or sweiss@cdop.org

Part time band assistant


The Assistant Band Director will assist and support the Band Director in leading a successful instrumental music program, encourage active student participation in a wide variety of musical events, and work closely with the other staff and administration of Peoria Notre Dame High School and other schools in the Catholic Diocese of Peoria.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Music (Education, preferred). Applicant should demonstrate knowledge of band repertoire and musical instruments. Job entails assisting with marching rehearsals, concert band rehearsals, and pep band performances. Assistant will help with rehearsals (full ensemble and sectionals) and day-to-day tasks of the Peoria Notre Dame band program. Must demonstrate the capability of preparing the band for a musical performance.


Bachelor Degree in Music (Education preferred). An instrumental background is helpful.
Teaching certification in the State of Illinois
Experience in an educational setting is preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Leading sectional rehearsals.
Leading full band rehearsals, as needed.
Assisting with supervision of marching and pep band at events/performances.
Assisting with Administrative tasks, such as updating library copies, and updating inventory.
Assisting with selecting music for performances.
Perform other duties as assigned.

How to Apply:

To apply for this positions, email your resume and a cover letter to Principal Randy Simmons (r.simmons@pndhs.org).

Full time teaching positions for 2017/2018-

English/Lit Teacher

Biology Teacher

Biology/Chemistry Teacher

Physics/Engineering Teacher

Contact Principal, Mr. Randy Simmons r.simmons@pndhs.org