Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School. Located six miles from Washington, D.C., St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School, a JK-12 Episcopal School, educates the whole child by tending to the academic, social, physical, and spiritual needs of each of our students. Named as the #1 best workplace in Washington, D.C., by The Washington Post, St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes is a positive and collegial community with a commitment to our mission to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value of each of our members as a child of God in a caring community.

SSSAS combines a rigorous academic program with outstanding opportunities in the arts, athletics and service learning for our students. SSSAS has a deep commitment to creating an inclusive community which values diversity and multiculturalism, and we seek candidates who have this same commitment. The diverse student body is 28% students of color, and 22% of our students receive financial aid to create a socioeconomically diverse community.

Our culture promotes lifelong learning, and our faculty have a wealth of opportunities available to them to continue expanding their knowledge of both their disciplines and the field of education.  Summer study grants, a 6-week multicultural seminar for new faculty, support for graduate studies, and conferences and workshops are just a few of the ways in which we support and encourage our teachers to continue to grow and learn.

Professional Development

Supporting lifelong learning is an integral part of who we are at St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School. Our faculty continues to expand their knowledge, both in their disciplines and in the field of education, through a variety of opportunities. Want to learn more? Check out our Professional Development Programs!


St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School offers compensation that is competitive with the top independent schools in the Mid-Atlantic region. In addition to salary, the school offers many benefits to eligible employees, including:
  • Retirement Plan
  • Supplemental Retirement Plan
  • Group Health and Dental Plan
  • Group Term Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • Direct Deposit
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Sick leave and personal days
  • Grants for Summer Professional Development
  • Additional professional development opportunities during the year
  • Qualified Tuition Remission Plan (QTRP)
  • Lunch provided
  • Monday Night Dinners provided for all employees and their families
  • New Faculty and Administrators Workshop series, led by the head of school and a master teacher 
  • Six-week Multicultural Seminar for all faculty and administrators
St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School is an independent, college-preparatory, coed, day, Episcopal Church School that educates students in junior kindergarten through grade 12. The school consists of three, age-appropriate campuses (Lower, Middle, and Upper School) in Alexandria, Virginia. SSSAS welcomes families of all faiths. We offer challenging academics, a state-of-the-art performing arts center, and championship athletics. SSSAS is regarded as one of the top private schools in the Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. area.

Lower School

Grades: JK-5
400 Fontaine Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22302

Middle School

Grades: 6-8
4401 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22304

Upper School

Grades: 9-12
1000 St. Stephen's Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22304