Equal Opportunity Employer


Nantucket Lighthouse School is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the school’s policy to grant equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental handicap, military status, citizenship status and other status protected by federal, state or local law.  The school provides equal opportunities in employment, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.  It is our policy to make reasonable accommodations as required under the law. 

Extended Day Teacher

Nantucket Lighthouse School is seeking a part-time Extended Day Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. This position is approximately 25 hours week/$18-20 per hour, depending on experience. The Extended Day program is simply structured to include hands-on activities, artistic projects and imaginative play indoors and outdoors. Older students have the opportunity to work on homework with the guidance of an instructor.

The ideal candidate has experience working with children in a group setting and possesses the ability to implement creative indoor and outdoor projects and activities. The Extended Day instructor must be First Aid and CPR certified.

Nantucket Lighthouse School is an independent day-school serving island children from preschool – 8th grade through a developmentally appropriate education that engages the whole child – head, heart, and hand. For more information about our program, please visit our website at

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Barbara Zachary, 1 Rugged Road, Nantucket, MA 02554 or to Please include at least three references.

Substitute Teachers and Enrichment Unit Teachers 

Nantucket Lighthouse School is occasionally in need of substitute teachers and / or enrichment unit teachers across all subjects. If you wish to be considered as a substitute or enrichment teacher at Nantucket Lighthouse School, submit a resume along with a cover letter indicating your interest to 1 Rugged Road, Nantucket, MA 02554, attention Emily Miller/Head of School.  All staff members are required to submit to Criminal and Sexual Offender Record Information queries.

Apply Today

Submit a cover letter and resume to indicate your interest in a career at Nantucket Lighthouse School