Careers at Sussex
Faculty and staff at Sussex are highly engaged and enjoy the flexibility, challenge, and creativity associated with progressive education. "Thinking uncommonly and acting exceptionally” is a shared ethos of students and staff.
The following positions are open at Sussex:
Fifth–Eighth-Grade STEM Teacher
40 hours/week; Salary ranges depending on education and experience; position includes benefits 2021/2022 school year.
Teach two 5th/6th and two 7th/8th mixed-grade STEM classes
Lead an after-school STEM-oriented program (coding, robotics, etc.)
A degree in a science-related field and three or more years of teaching experience or
A teaching license with at least one year of STEM or STEM-related teaching experience
A degree in STEM education or science-related field;
Experience teaching middle school science;
Strong skills in teaching applications of science, including an emphasis on using appropriate technology and hands-on learning;
Passion for and a strong understanding of student-centered, differentiated instruction;
Commitment to progressive teaching/learning with or without the use of textbooks;
An ability to work closely and communicate effectively with all Sussex School community stakeholders.
If you wish to join our fun and hardworking team, please send a cover letter, résumé, and three references (names or letters are fine) to Co-Director Daphne Braun at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Substitutes for all grades are needed at Sussex. Please send a resume to email@example.com.