About Us

Incarnate Word Academy, a Catholic college-preparatory high school for young women, is uniquely situated in thriving and diverse downtown Houston surrounded by Minute Maid Park, Discovery Green, the George R. Brown Convention Center, and bustling centers of business and the arts.  The oldest Catholic high school in Houston, Incarnate Word Academy is owned and operated by the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament and is celebrating  145 years since its inception in 1873. Today, the student body represents fifty-six Catholic parishes and 101 zip codes across the metropolitan area, yet remains a friendly, intimate community of 350 young women.

Thank you for inquiring about employment opportunities at Incarnate Word Academy. We accept resumes for all positions.  Current openings are posted on this page; however, resumes are accepted for all positions and kept on file for one year. 

2017-2018 Faculty Openings 

A bachelor’s degree in the content area is required, with a master’s degree preferred. Teachers are required to have earned, or make plans to earn, 12 credit hours in education courses or hold an appropriate state certificate. In addition to classroom duties, faculty members are expected to participate in professional development and excitedly contribute to the school community by taking on responsibilities beyond classroom duties. Teachers are also expected to support the Catholic identity and leadership focus of the school. 

  • Long-term substitute teacher: Social Studies
  • Long-term substitute teacher: Computer

To Apply:  Send a resume and cover letter by e-mail to the principal, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., by fax to 713-227-1014, or by mail to Dr. Mary Aamodt, Incarnate Word Academy, 609 Crawford Street, Houston, Texas 77002.  Applicants who have applied in previous years should re-submit and updated resume and cover letter indicating interest for the 2017-2018 school year.

Staff Openings

There are no open staff positions at this time.