Who We Are


A school is just a building; it’s the people who bring it to life and create the experience that will last a lifetime. In our case, we are fortunate to have a stellar faculty and staff who are dedicated to our Goals and who make the educational journey for our students life-defining.
Sacred Heart School of Halifax offers an exceptional environment to pursue a career in education or administration. Compensation packages include competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, and a matching RRSP program. We support diversity, and welcome members of minority or underrepresented groups to self-identify in their applications.

Positions will be posted below as they become available, however individuals interested in joining our team are invited to send their resume to our Headmistress with an expression of interest at any time.

Teachers interested in being added to our Substitute Roster should send an expression of interest any time to our Elementary School Principal Stephen Tugwell or to our Senior School Principal Dr. Wallace MacAskill.

Current Opportunities

  • Senior School Teacher
    We are seeking a dynamic, innovative educator with a proven record of teaching excellence. The successful candidate will be someone who infuses students with a love of learning, enjoys working with junior high students, and shares our School’s vision of excellence in education as embodied in the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria. Responsibilities include teaching Religion (Grade 8 boys), Health-Core (Grade 8 girls) and English (Grade 10 boys), as well as full participation in the co-curricular life of the school. This is a year-long term position. Teaching qualifications are required.
  • After School Program Staff
    Sacred Heart Elementary School is seeking to hire dynamic individuals for our After School Program. If you have a passion for working with children in a camp setting, we want to hear from you!
    Interested applicants should send a cover letter, CV, and references to:
    Stephen Tugwell, Elementary Principal Sacred Heart School of Halifax 5820 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, NS, B3H 1X8 Phone: (902)422-4459 stugwell@shsh.ca

5820 Spring Garden Rd
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3H 1X8
(902) 422-4459