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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. Through the arts, outdoors, and challenging curriculum we cultivate citizenship, creativity, courage, and critical thinking in our students. 

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.

- Current Openings -

Kindergarten Teacher

The Kindergarten program is the entry point into our progressive school and holds a unique position in educational offerings. The Kindergarten program is a vital part of welcoming families to the Sussex community, with all the traditions, connections, and responsibilities. We strive to balance nurturing new learners through emotional support, academic development, and finding a delicate balance between self and others. Our program includes real-world experiences, hands-on elements, and direct instruction for numeracy and literacy. Review Full Job Description.

Theatre/Dance Teaching Artist Position

At Sussex School, the arts are an integral part of a student’s learning experience. We encourage students to explore the creative process, practice critical thinking, and employ courage in the visual and performing arts through three main disciplines: visual arts, music, and theatre/dance. Review Full Job Description.

 

AfterCare Teacher

The AfterCare program offers students in grades K–5 a variety of fun activities that are based on the interests of our students and the specialty areas of our AfterCare staff. The program continues the multi-age community ethos of the Sussex school day with a balance of free play, including daily outdoor play, and more structured activities. It operates from the end of the school day until 5:15 p.m. Monday through Friday when school is in session. Review Full Job Description.

 

Maintenance & Facilities Supervisor

The Maintenance and Facilities Supervisor is responsible for the efficient and safe operation of our 3.5-acre campus. Our campus is a critical component of our mission which is to provide a challenging, progressive education in a nurturing environment so that students can become confident, enthusiastic learners and caring participants in their local and global communities. Review Full Job Description.

Substitutes

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 employ@sussexschool.org.

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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