Employment at the Putney School

Please send a letter of interest, a resume, and the names and contact information for four references to Emily Jones at ejones@putneyschool.org.

Current Openings

Math Intern

The Putney School seeks an intern for the 2014-15 School Year. Putney is a progressive, coeducational, college-preparatory, boarding secondary school of 220 students located in Putney, Vermont. For more information on Putney, please visit our website at www.putneyschool.org.

The intern must have a mathematics degree and an ability to teach to the top of the math curriculum.  Ability to teach physics or another science is a plus.  The job includes immersion in the life of the school, including residence in a dorm and involvement in afternoon and evening activities.  Candidates should have an interest in progressive pedagogy and project based learning.

Interested candidates should submit electronically a letter of interest, a resume and a list of at least three references to Karla Baldwin, Dean of Faculty, at kbaldwin@putneyschool.org.

Progressive Education Lab

If you are a recent college graduate, you may want to look at the Progressive Education Lab at www.progressiveeducationlab.org. The Progressive Education Lab has closed applications for 2014, and will begin accepting applications for 2015 this coming winter.

The Putney School is an equal opportunity employer: we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, place of birth, age, national origin, or handicaps in our employment decisions. The Putney School seeks to promote diversity through its programs and hiring.

Tutor/Learning Specialist

The Putney School seeks a tutor/learning specialist for the 2014-15 school year.

The Putney School understands that each student has a unique learning style. We offer structured academic support through our learning center. Our program provides services and resources for students aimed at assisting them with the development of the skills and strategies necessary to become confident, active, and independent learners. Candidates should have a master’s degree related to learning differences or special education, or appropriate professional qualifications, and a minimum of three years of experience.

Interested candidates should electronically submit a letter of interest, a resume, and a list of at least three references to Mary J. Doherty, learning center director, at mdoherty@putneyschool.org.

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