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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:

K–4 Music Teacher + Extended Day Music

This full time (40 hours/week negotiable) position is responsible for three valuable roles, a position description is available here. Salary is dependent on education and experience; position includes full benefits (retirement, medical, dental, PTO).

Administrative and Data Entry Assistant

Part time hourly.

  • Enter purchasing transactions data in Quickbooks and in staff budgets.

  • Verify timesheets with staff absent calendar and track down missing entries.

  • Transfer purchases and donation information from Stripe, Paypal, Wix, Givesmart, FACTS, and Merril Lynch to Quickbooks.

  • Prepare deposits.

  • Assist with filing as needed, new hire paperwork, and FACTS entries.

  • Gate duty as needed.



If you wish to join our fun and hardworking team, please send a cover letter, résumé, and three references to


Substitutes for all grades are needed at Sussex; pay is $20/hr; experience with children in grades K-8 preferred. Please send a resume and three references to

Sussex School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to diversity as a core value. We support equal access and welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. Candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

To Apply

Send your resumé, letter of interest, and three references to:
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