Employment Opportunities

Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for Pre-K-12 teaching positions for the 2018-19 academic year. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching a range of lower, middle or upper school classes and supporting the school's mission. 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 children and young adults. They should have an established interest in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. Norfolk Collegiate offers a close-knit, supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere, so this position requires collaborative work among faculty and administrators. We welcome energetic, flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate and grow as teachers and mentors.  Teachers at Norfolk Collegiate are expected to participate in student life initiatives such as sponsoring co-curricular and/or extracurricular activities through student clubs or athletic coaching.

Relevant bachelor’s degree required. Teaching experience, licensure, and/or relevant graduate degree preferred.

Applicants should send a completed application, resume, cover letter and references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

 

POSITIONS WE ARE CURRENTLY HIRING FOR:

  • Extended Day Middle School Group Leader - Norfolk Collegiate is seeking an extended day group leader for the middle school morning and/or afternoon extended day program. This may be filled as one or two positions depending on the availability of interested candidates.  The morning program runs from 7:15-8 a.m. and the afternoon program hours are from 3:10 - 6:00 p.m.  Students enrolled in the middle school extended day program are in grades six through eight. The ideal candidate will have one to three years of experience working with children.  College coursework in education, especially in the areas of child development and psychology, from a 2-year or 4-year institution is preferred.  Interested applicants should submit an application, cover letter, resume, and an unofficial copy of all college transcripts to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

 

  • Middle and Upper School Learning Resource Tutor - Norfolk Collegiate is seeking an experienced tutor who is innovative, enthusiastic, and compassionate for a full time middle and upper school learning resource tutor position. The ideal candidate should demonstrate the ability to provide a student-centered, positive learning environment, foster their intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills, and be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in education or a related field, a strong math background in Algebra I, II, and geometry, and prior teaching or tutoring experience in math and/or science. Applicants should submit an application, resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, teacher certifications, and list of professional references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

 

  • Extended Day Site Supervisor - Norfolk Collegiate is seeking an experienced educator who will be responsible for maintaining and supervising the daily activities of the morning and afternoon extended care program at Norfolk Collegiate. This person will be required to oversee all aspects of the daily routines and ensure students are provided a safe, secure and healthy environment during before and after school hours. These responsibilities will include maintaining appropriate staffing needs, coordinating substitutes, providing daily monitoring of group activities and reinforcing positive student behavior during extended care hours. The site supervisor will also plan, prepare, and serve healthy snacks to each group and communicate with parents as needed.  Candidates should have a bachelor's degree in a child-related field and have management experience. Candidates must be willing to obtain CPR, First Aid and MAT certifications by the first day of school. 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.

 

Lower School Learning Resource Tutor - Norfolk Collegiate is seeking an experienced educator who will provide a student-centered, positive learning environment, foster intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills, as well as be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. This tutor shall also demonstrate a strong work ethic and a desire to be a lifelong learner. Responsibilities include: 

  • Working with children on an individual basis as needed to correct problems or address special needs

  • Developing and implement programs for each child according to their needs, and coordinate the program with the classroom curriculum

  • Communicating regularly with  parents, teachers, department head and principal regarding each child’s program and progress

  • Keeping accurate daily records of the child’s progress and behavior

  • Writing quarterly progress reports to be included with report cards

  • Attending parent conferences as needed or requested by teachers or parents

  • Turning in a monthly statement of children’s hours and fees

  • Assisting in the monitoring and implementing of test accommodations as needed

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Education, Special Education, Reading or equivalent

  • Experience with Special Education is desirable

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, and learning assessment

  • Must demonstrate enthusiasm and effective interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents, and the community

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.   

  • 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 young adults. 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.

 

  • 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 School 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.