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St. John the Baptist is an elementary Pre-K – 8th grade Catholic school in Plattsmouth, Neb. with exceptional academics, faith-based traditions and a supportive community. Our school provides a safe and nurturing environment for students with experienced and caring teachers focused on educating the “whole” student – intellectually, spiritually, physically, emotionally and socially.

Join Our Team — and become a part of family that is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our students and families.


  • PRINCIPAL – 2023-24 School Year


St. John the Baptist Catholic School (Pre-K -8) in Plattsmouth is searching for its next principal. Building on a foundation of academic excellence and a 135-year tradition, St. John’s is seeking an educator who is mission-minded and a practicing Catholic.

The candidate must be mission-minded and a practicing Catholic and hold a Master of Arts in Educational Administration and Supervision And an Elementary endorsement.

Download the job description here


All qualified candidates must complete an application. Download an application here: Lincoln Diocese Employment Application

Interested applicants should attach in your email a cover letter, resume, two letters of recommendation, official college transcripts and your teaching certificate, and send to Fr. Sean Timmerman at [email protected]

For additional information or questions, please contact CAO Fr. Sean Timmerman at [email protected] (402-296-3139), or Interim Principal Dr. Nina Beck at [email protected](402-296-6230)


Substitute Teacher

St. John the Baptist is seeking candidates for Substitute Teaching positions at the elementary and middle school levels. Valid Nebraska Teaching Certificate or State Substitute Certificate is required. Background screening and Safe Environment training are mandatory.

If you are interested in substitute teaching, please contact the school office at 402.296.6230.

to Apply:

  • Download an application form by clicking on the link below.
  • Email the completed application, resume, cover letter and your teaching certificate to Fr. Timmerman at [email protected]

Lincoln Diocese Employment Application

Lincoln Diocese Safe Environment Training

For questions and more information, please contact the school office at 402-296-6230.