An Advocate for Catholic School Teachers

The Federation of Pittsburgh Diocesan Teachers

FPDT has been striving for fair compensation, benefits, and a positive work environment for lay teachers in the Diocese of Pittsburgh since 1971
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Justice and Dignity For Catholic School Teachers

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How To Join

Gaining membership is a simple process that begins with gathering the lay teachers of your building. We’ll set up the meeting and be there to help each step of the way.
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FPDT Benefits

From negotiated contracts to opportunities for continued education, there are many benefits of becoming a member of the Federation.
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Resources

Among other services, FPDT offers credit union information and content created for teachers just like you. 
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Member's Exclusive

From contract information to newsletters, login to access our member’s only information.

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Who We Are

Our Board

President: Brian Klisavage
Executive V.P.: Justin T. Morgan
Treasurer: Kelly Maxwell
Secretary: Gina Baer
Vice-Presidents: Vince Amoruso, Linda Attwood, Tracy Bekavac, Christine Westrick, Meloni Dipietro-Guthoerl, Patrick Healy, Kellie Makar, Mary Kay Mooney, George Rudolph, Jen Schmidt and George Schlicht
President Emeritus: Russ DelVecchio

About

FPDT is a collective bargaining agent for lay elementary, secondary and special education teachers in the Diocese of Pittsburgh. Our local 2400 branch represents more than 600 teachers spanning Pre K-12.

Our Schools

Explore the schools that currently partner with our organization.

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Job Openings

Browse the career opportunities available at schools near you!
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Oakland Catholic High School

FT English Position
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John F. Kennedy School

First Grade --- Part time long term substitute teacher position December 5 2022 - February 27, 2023 Include: all PA clearances, Teaching certificate and resume in email
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St. Anthony School Programs

Full-time Teaching position available, and will subsidize candidates willing to seek Special Education certification; all certified teachers are encouraged to apply. Mary of Nazareth Catholic School
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Holy Family Catholic School

Computer/Tech - L/t part time; grades k-4 one day a week; keyboarding, use of functions in composing documents, navigation / internet use
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John F. Kennedy School

Grade 2 --- Part time long term substitute teacher position December 12 2022 - March 3, 2023 Include: all PA clearances, Teaching certificate and resume in email
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Archangel Gabriel School

Long-term substitute teacher for Health / Physical Education. Full-time position beginning January 3, 2023, for the remainder of the school year. Possibility that this could work into a contract position in the 2023-24 school year. 
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