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

 

  • First-Grade Teacher—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time first grade teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. A bachelor’s degree in elementary education 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 six- and seven-year-olds. 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

 

  • Lower School Classroom Teacher —Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time lower school teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. A bachelor’s degree in elementary education 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 five- to eleven-year-olds. 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 School Counselor—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time middle school counselor position for the 2019-20 academic year. The middle school counselor will offer a comprehensive program to foster student well-being and success. The ideal candidate will have experience in directing an independent school program, meeting the social-emotional needs of students, addressing academic concerns, and offering support services to students and families. A member of the middle school administrative team, this position reports to the head of the middle school, is a member of the middle and upper school leadership team, sits on the middle school admissions committee and the crisis management team, and collaborates with the faculty, the learning resource program coordinator and the head of the middle school in identifying students who are in need of support and/or advocacy. Preferred candidates will have excellent written and oral communication skills, at least three years of school counseling experience in an independent school and an advanced degree in school counseling from a CACREP certified program. Candidates with degrees in social work and/or clinical psychology also will be considered. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees and, if applicable, certifications to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org

 

  • Middle School Mathematics Teacher ΜΆ Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time middle school mathematics teaching position for the academic year 2019-20. The teaching responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to sixth-grade math, pre-algebra, and Algebra I/IA/IB classes, though a background in higher levels of mathematics is preferred. This position also will involve advising a group of middle school students. A bachelor’s degree in mathematics or a related field is required; a master’s degree is preferred.  Ideal candidates will have teaching experience in a middle school setting and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to learning. Familiarity with Singapore Math is a plus. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching middle grades 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

 

  • Lower School Technology Teacher — Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time lower school technology resource teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. This position involves teaching age-appropriate technology lessons to students in grades Pre-K-5, as well as assisting other lower school teachers with technology integration and support. A bachelor’s degree in instructional technology, 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 School Science Teacher—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time middle school science teaching position for the academic year 2019-20. The teaching responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to earth and life sciences and advising a group of middle school students. A bachelor’s degree in science is required; a master’s degree is preferred.  Ideal candidates will have teaching experience in a middle school setting and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to learning. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching middle grades 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.

 

  • Pre-Kindergarten 3 Lead Teacher—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a year-round pre-kindergarten-3 lead teacher. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching young children and who have comprehensive knowledge of the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of three- and four-year-olds. The candidate also should have demonstrated ability to provide a student-centered classroom environment and positive learning experience, to differentiate curriculum, and to foster intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills. Candidates should be interested in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with others; therefore, this individual must be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. We strive to attract flexible, lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors. A bachelor’s degree and certification in early childhood education is required; a master’s degree and previous teaching experience in an early childhood setting are preferred. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional references and, if applicable, teacher certifications to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org

 

  • Pre-Kindergarten 3 Teaching Assistant—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified candidates for a year-round pre-kindergarten-3 teacher assistant.   We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching young children and who have knowledge of the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of three- and four-year-olds. The candidate also should be organized and able to provide instructional, clerical, and supervisory assistance under the direction of the lead teacher. Candidates should be interested in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with others; therefore, this individual must be able to work effectively with colleagues and parents. College coursework in early childhood education is required; a bachelor’s degree and previous experience in an early childhood setting are preferred. Interested candidates should submit an application, cover letter, resume, unofficial copies of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional references and, if applicable, teacher certifications 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. 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.

 

  • Upper & Middle School Chorus Teacher—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time choral teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. The teaching responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to teaching an early morning upper school chorus group, an upper school level music theory class, and several middle school chorus classes, as well as assisting with school concerts and musicals. This position also will involve advising a group of upper school students. A bachelor’s degree or bachelor of fine arts degree with a concentration in music is required; a master’s degree is preferred. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching middle and upper school students and have a strong desire to maintain a high quality choral and drama program. Candidates should have a demonstrated 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 faculty and administrators; 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.

 

  • Upper & Middle School Spanish Teacher—Norfolk Collegiate is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Spanish teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. The teaching responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to Spanish IA/IB through Spanish III, though experience with higher levels of Spanish is preferred. This position also will involve advising a group of upper school students. A bachelor’s degree in Spanish or a related field is required; a master’s degree is preferred. Ideal candidates will have teaching experience in a middle and/or upper school setting and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to learning. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching middle and upper 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. The position requires collaborative work with other faculty and administrators; 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.

 

  • 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.