Join us at JPII

Are you looking to make an impact that will make a difference in someone’s life? We seek individuals passionate about helping all students and adults reach their God-given potential. Work with a team that aims to carry out our vision and mission of supporting students and adults to success and independence.

Teacher Application: print and fill out our Teacher application here.

Other Application: print and fill out our application here.

To apply for any of the below positions, please send your completed application and resume to

The following clearances need to be obtained before employment can begin:

-Criminal History Check
-Child Abuse Clearance
-FBI Clearance
-Mandated Reporting Certificate

John Paul II Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Special Education Teacher

Job Status: Full-time Reporting Functions: Reports to the School Principal

Duties and Responsibilities: Develop daily lesson plans, write Individualized Education Plans (IEP) for students on caseload, progress monitor goals, and complete progress reports. Implement individualized education plans (IEPs) for students and monitor their progress throughout the school year. Participate in IEP meetings and other required meetings. Collaborate with fellow teachers, support staff, school administrators, and parents to ensure students receive appropriate instruction and services. Assist in supervising students before and after each school day, including recess, lunch, and dismissal. Create a safe and calm learning environment for students by implementing a structured classroom.

Speech-Language Pathologist

Seeking a candidate to provide speech and language services to students with identified needs by conducting assessments and recommending and providing appropriate remediation services to students. They will also provide consultation to teachers and staff to meet the speech and language needs of the students in all classroom settings. Will be required to attend IEP meetings and provide input and goals. Consultation will be provided to the adult program staff and individuals. The candidate must have certification in speech/language pathology. This is a full-time salaried position with competitive wages.

Job Coach

JPII seeks a self-motivated, compassionate individual with strong interpersonal and organizational skills to work alongside secondary students with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The candidate will assist students working toward independence and ultimately obtaining job skills. Job duties will include working with students in one-to-one situations and small groups and transporting students to and from worksites in school vehicles. The job coach will split their time between the classroom and the community. The candidate will work 29 hours a week during the school year. Experience in special education is a plus, but a minimum high school diploma is required.

Instructional Aide for School Age Program

The instructional aide will be working with students in the classroom setting under the direction and guidance of the teacher. This position is 29 hours a week from September to June. There may be optional limited hours in the summer.

Direct Service Worker – DSP for Adult Program

The Direct Service Worker – DSP will be working with adults in a licensed day program. Supporting individuals in a program and out in the community.  Need to be able to assist with lifting as needed. Full-time and part-time positions are available. This position is year-round.

Relief and substitute positions are also available.