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Careers at Island School

Open Positions

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  • High School/Middle School Humanities

    Island School, a private, college preparatory school for students in grade PK - 12 is looking for a full-time Middle School Humanities teacher during the 2020-21 school year.  
    It is expected the successful candidate would:

    • Teach five sections of Social Studies and/or English 
    • Make classes meaningful and relevant by inspiring students
    • Communicate with students and parents as necessary
    • Revise and plan new curriculum in conjunction with other members of the Social Studies and/or English department as requested
    • Incorporate educational technology throughout instruction and course work
    • Perform additional duties, such as advising a club, coaching, and chaperoning events, as needed
    In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal and professional qualifications:
    • BA in related subject
    • Strong collaboration skills
    • A demonstrated commitment to professional development
    • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy

    To apply candidates must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree. Interested and qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume and references to Kate Conway, Head of School, via email at
  • Part-time Accompanist

    The Music Department is seeking an accomplished part-time accompanist for chorus rehearsals and performances. The ideal candidate will display professionalism and solid musicianship, and possess strong sight reading skills and the ability to read choral music in four parts with a high degree of fluency. Responsibilities include performing piano accompaniment for choral ensemble rehearsals and concerts, leading sectional rehearsals, and supporting the conductor in providing quality musical experiences in rehearsals and concerts. 
    A letter of introduction and résumé should be directed to Mr. L. Shannon Graves, Head of School at The position is for the 2020-2021 school year.

Island School is an equal employment opportunity employer.