Employment
Candidates interested in teaching at Kent Place School should send a cover letter and resume to the Director of Studies by mail, e-mail or fax: Kent Place School, 42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901, teaching@kentplace.org or fax: (908) 608-9064. Candidates interested in any staff positions should send a cover letter and resume to the contact information listed with each open position.

Faculty Positions Available

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  • Middle School Science Teacher - Leave Replacement

  • Middle School/Upper School Music/Choral Teacher

  • Primary School Learning Specialist

    Kent Place School is seeking a Learning Specialist with expertise in early childhood - grade 5. Knowledge of child development, learning strategies, formal evaluation tools and techniques, assessment, curriculum and best practices will be expected. Candidates should have 3-5 years experience in a comparable school, and demonstrated strength in teacher consultation and interpersonal skills; preferably  a master’s degree; and experience in student support.  Please submit resume and cover letter to: teaching@kentplace.org with "PS Learning Specialist" in the subject line. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
     
     
  • Primary School Math Coordinator

    The Primary School Math Coordinator is responsible for working with the Primary School Director, the Math Department Chair and all Primary School math teachers to ensure effective teaching of mathematics and thoughtfully planned curricular implementation in Jr. Pre-K through grade 5. The coordinator will work closely with the grade-level teaching teams on instructional strategies, individual student support, and enrichment opportunities. The Primary School Math Coordinator reports to the Primary School Director.
     
    Please submit resume and cover letter to teaching@kentplace.org with "Math Coordinator" in the subject line. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer.  We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
  • Upper School History Teacher

  • Upper School Mathematics Teacher

    Kent Place School is seeking a mathematics teacher with strong mathematical thinking skills to inspire upper school school girls to problem solve and reason.  Candidates should have the ability to use interdisciplinary applications and technology to actively involve students, and design lessons that challenge students within a supportive environment. Responsibilities will also include advising a group of students and participating in community events. Requirements: minimum three years Mathematics teaching experience; Master’s degree in academic field or in Teaching preferred, along with ability to teach a range of math courses through calculus.

    Please submit resume and cover letter to: teaching@kentplace.org with "US Math" in the subject line. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. 
    We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
  • Upper School Science Teacher

    Kent Place School is seeking a science teacher with expertise and experience teaching Environmental Studies, Chemistry, and Biology. The ideal candidate should bring a passion for scientific inquiry, a demonstrated mastery of content knowledge and a desire to create a student-centric, interdisciplinary classroom.  Responsibilities will also include advising a group of students and participating in community events. Advanced degree is prefered.

    Please submit resume and cover letter to: Julia Gentile, Director of Studies, Kent Place School, 42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07902-0308; or, e-mail teaching@kentplace.org with "US Science" in the subject line. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
     
  • Upper School Spanish Teacher

    Kent Place School is seeking an upper school Spanish teacher to join our collaborative, vibrant, and immersion based World Language Department. Candidates should be able to teach Spanish levels 1 through Advanced Placement, and demonstrate an enthusiasm for teaching about hispanic cultures. Responsibilities for this position will include collaborating with colleagues, advising students, and participating in community events. Requirements: minimum three years teaching Spanish; Master’s degree in academic field or in Teaching preferred. Please send cover letter and resume to teaching@kentplace.org with "World Language" in the subject line. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
     

Staff Positions Available

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  • Assistant Director of the Ethics Institute

    The Ethics Institute at Kent Place School seeks an Assistant Director to create, implement and facilitate ethics initiatives for Kent Place School and the broader community. Responsibilities include creating and presenting program content, researching partnerships and grants to further program development, working closely with the Communications Office on marketing strategies, and creating and facilitating programming and workshops. This is a full-time 12-month position. Candidates should have a minimum of 5-years teaching experience, Master's degree required with experience in Ethics, Philosophy or related field. Must have strong writing, facilitation and technical skills. Please send cover letter and resume to employment@kentplace.org. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
  • Full-Time Bus Driver

    Kent Place School seeks a full-time school bus driver (with benefits). Anticipated daily hours are in a split shift format, approximately  7:15am-10:15am and 2:30pm-6:30pm, but flexibility is required in order to meet the needs of school. Other school tasks may be required. Minimum 30 hours per week, occasional overtime as needed. Candidates must possess valid Class B CDL License with Air Brakes, P & S endorsements, clean driving record and good communication skills. Must be able to pass a background check, drug test and physical. Previous school bus driving experience required. Please submit cover letter and resume to employment@kentplace.org. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
     
     

Summer Camp

For more information about Summer Camp at Kent Place employment opportunities, please visit the Summer Camp's employment page.
Kent Place School is an all-girls K through 12 independent college preparatory day school with a coeducational Preschool, located in Summit, NJ.