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Norfolk Collegiate is an independent, co-educational pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 school in Norfolk, Virginia. For more than 70 years, we have been developing critical thinkers, doers and explorers through innovative, engaging instruction in an inclusive and supportive learning community.

ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Our school is comprised of nearly 600 students and 100 faculty and staff on two campuses nearly three miles apart and within 10 minutes of downtown Norfolk. The middle (Grades 6-8) and upper school (Grades 9-12) are located on Granby Street. The lower school (pre-K-Grade 5) is located on Tidewater Drive.

OUR FACULTY & STAFF
We value our dedicated faculty and staff. Everyone plays a critical role in providing a warm, challenging and supportive environment for our students.

We offer employees competitive professional development funding and a generous benefits package in an environment that is characterized by open communication, collaboration and a strong sense of community. The combination of motivated students, engaged families, active institutional support and highly qualified employees makes Norfolk Collegiate a satisfying place to work.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for the positions listed below. Interested candidates should submit a completed application, as well as the items requested in the ad, to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

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  • Lower School Art Teacher

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time lower school art resource teaching position for the 2020-21 academic year. This position involves teaching age-appropriate art lessons to students in Pre-K-Grade 5.   A bachelor’s degree in art, elementary education or a related field is required; K-5 teaching certification and/or a master’s degree is preferred. Ideal candidates will have teaching experience in a lower school setting, keen insight into elementary-aged children, and comprehensive knowledge of the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of lower school students. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. This position requires collaborative work with others; therefore, this individual must be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents.  We strive to attract energetic, flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate and grow as teachers and mentors. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees and, if applicable, teacher certifications to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org
  • Middle and Upper School Band Teacher

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for a full time band teaching position for the academic year 2020-21. The teaching responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, a combination of five classes per day, which include an upper school band group, middle school band classes, and may include additional theatrical arts courses. The band teacher will also assist with middle and upper school musicals. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching middle and upper school students. Candidates should have an established interest in working with students from a variety of backgrounds and a broad range of musical abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with faculty members and administrators. Norfolk Collegiate offers a supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere. A bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field is required. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, an unofficial copy of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees if applicable, and a list of professional references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.
  • Teacher's Aides

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking full-time teacher’s aides to support our academic program by monitoring and assisting students in our additional classrooms and by proctoring students who are learning virtually in the three divisions. The teacher’s aides will also assist teachers and staff during the lunch period with safe distribution of lunches and monitoring of students during lunch. Students may be dispersed to a variety of locations throughout the school to allow for adequate social distancing and the teacher’s aide is necessary to ensure adequate coverage. Candidates must demonstrate strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, and a list of professional references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.
  • School Nurse

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking an experienced nurse who will promote the health, safety and well being of students in pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. The ideal candidate will have experience in working in an independent school program. 

    This position reports to the head of the division. 

    Candidates must demonstrate strong organizational, communication and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to collaborate with counselors, deans, teachers, and others. Preferred candidates will have at least three years of nursing experience and a minimum of a licensed practical nurse (LPN) license from an accredited nursing program. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, an unofficial copy of transcripts of all undergraduate degrees if applicable, and a list of professional references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.
  • Athletic Coaches

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for various athletic coaching positions for the current academic year. Coaches at Norfolk Collegiate serve a crucial function in supplementing the education of children who attend our school. Our robust athletic department helps in the development of the minds, bodies, and characters of our students, and coaches, like teachers in the classroom, serve as guides and mentors to this process. To coach one of the athletic teams at Norfolk Collegiate, an individual must demonstrate a caring and nurturing attitude toward young people and must seek to provide a positive but challenging learning environment for our athletes to develop the ability to push themselves and their teammates to achieve their goals through hard work, discipline, and a positive attitude. Coaches at Norfolk Collegiate must demonstrate knowledge in their particular sport and must be able to transmit that knowledge to athletes under their charge. Applicants should contact Jon Hall, director of athletics, at jhall@norfolkcollegiate.org for more information.
     
  • Bus Drivers

    Norfolk Collegiate seeks part-time bus drivers for the current school year. Responsibilities include afternoon and occasional evening driving of athletic teams for practices and games. From time to time, there will also be opportunities to drive students and teachers to field trips during the school day. Drivers are expected to have an up-to-date CDL with and S or P endorsement and will be paid $15 per hour with a $40 per trip minimum. Interested candidates should contact the Athletic Director Jon Hall at 757.480.2885 or jhall@norfolkcollegiate.org.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for substitute teaching positions for the current academic year. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to teaching a range of high school, middle school and lower school classes, proctoring study halls, and supporting the school's mission as needed. Ideal candidates will have some teaching experience in a lower, middle or upper school setting, and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to learning. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching. They should have an established interest in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with other teachers and administrators. Norfolk Collegiate offers a close-knit, supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere. We welcome energetic and flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors. Applicants should send a completed application, resume, cover letter and references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

Middle/Upper School Campus

Lower School Campus