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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  • Daily Substitute Nurse

    Kent Place School is seeking nurses to serve as daily substitutes in our Jr. pre-K - 12th grade school. All interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to teaching@kentplace.org with "Nurse Substitute" in the subject line. Must have current NJ nursing license and experience in an educational setting is preferred.  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.
  • Daily Substitute Teacher

    Kent Place School is seeking conscientious educators to serve as daily substitute teachers, particularly with Physical Education and Primary School experience, for the 2019-20 school year. All interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to teaching@kentplace.org with "Substitute" in the subject line. To substitute teach at Kent Place, all teachers must have a college degree and experience in education is preferred.  Recent retirees encouraged to apply. 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.
  • Learning Specialist (Grades 6-12)

    Kent Place School is seeking a Learning Specialist with expertise in middle and high school students to join our student support team. Knowledge of adolescent development, learning strategies, formal evaluation tools and techniques, assessment, curriculum and best practices will be expected. Candidates should have 3-5 years’ experience in an educational setting, and demonstrated strength in teacher consultation, and student and parent engagement. This position requires at minimum a bachelor’s degree and/or certification in Special Education, School Psychology, or comparable fields. An ideal candidate will also have prior full-time classroom teaching experience. Please submit resume and cover letter to teaching@kentplace.org with "MS/US 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.
  • Permanent Substitute Teacher

    Kent Place School seeks an experienced early elementary (PreK-3) teacher for a full-time position.  Candidates should have pedagogical expertise, fluency in educational technology, demonstrated enthusiasm for inspiring young children, willingness to participate in school community events, and a BA and/or advanced degree in Elementary Education. Please send a cover letter and resume to teaching@kentplace.org with “PS Teacher” 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 (PreK-3) Teacher

    Kent Place School seeks an experienced early elementary (PreK-3) teacher for a full-time position.  Candidates should have pedagogical expertise, fluency in educational technology, demonstrated enthusiasm for inspiring young children, willingness to participate in school community events, and a BA and/or advanced degree in Elementary Education. Please send a cover letter and resume to teaching@kentplace.org with “PS Teacher” 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 Learning Specialist

    Kent Place School is seeking a Learning Specialist with expertise in early childhood - grade 5 to work part-time (3 days each week). 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 of 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.

Staff Positions Available

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  • Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    Kent Place School seeks an Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to assist in coordinating and facilitating inclusive programming and training for all students. The Assistant Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion partners with the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Liaisons, MS and US Deans, DEPG co-chairs and various academic departments. Responsibilities will include advising and developing student affinity and alliance groups, supporting and developing student leadership and facilitation skills, and coordinating student participation in diversity conferences, including the NAIS Student Diversity Leadership Conference and the NJ Students’ of Color Conference. Bachelor’s degree and a minimum 1-3 years of experience in K-12 education required. Training or experience in diversity, equity and inclusion work is preferred. Please submit resume and cover letter to employment@kentplace.org with “DEI” 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.
     

Summer Camp

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Kent Place School is an all-girls K through 12 independent college preparatory day school with a coeducational Preschool, located in Summit, NJ.