Careers

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. 

Second Grade Teaching Position, Nantucket Lighthouse School (2019-2020)

Nantucket Lighthouse School is seeking a full-time Primary (2nd Grade) teacher for 2019-2020 school year. Nantucket Lighthouse School is a dynamic, progressive school offering a unique, integrated curriculum that incorporates art, experiential and hands-on learning, in-depth inquiry, and weekly field trips. We are looking for a collaborative, highly motivated and detail-orientated educator to join our dedicated, experienced teaching faculty.

The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal and communication skills, experience integrating art into the curriculum and working with a range of abilities, interest in innovative curriculum design, and a solid understanding of child development. S/he must have strong writing skills, a demonstrated interest in professional growth and development, and experience with literacy development at this age.

In addition to classroom instruction and curriculum development, Lighthouse teachers are responsible for newsletter writing, timely correspondence with faculty, staff and families, weekly faculty and/or division meetings, Open House events, as well as planning, organizing and advising students.

Fourth Grade Teaching Position, Nantucket Lighthouse School (2019-2020)

Nantucket Lighthouse School is seeking a full-time Upper Primary (4th Grade) teacher for 2019-2020 school year. Nantucket Lighthouse School is a dynamic, progressive school offering a unique, integrated curriculum that incorporates art, experiential and hands-on learning, in-depth inquiry, and weekly field trips. We are looking for a collaborative, highly motivated and detail-orientated educator to join our dedicated, experienced teaching faculty.

The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal and communication skills, experience integrating art into the curriculum and working with a range of abilities, interest in innovative curriculum design, and a solid understanding of child development. S/he must have strong writing skills, a demonstrated interest in professional growth and development, and experience with literacy development at this age.

In addition to classroom instruction and curriculum development, Lighthouse teachers are responsible for newsletter writing, timely correspondence with faculty, staff and families, weekly faculty and/or division meetings, Open House events, as well as planning, organizing and advising students.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Emily Miller, 1 Rugged Road, Nantucket, MA 02554 or emiller@nantucketlighthouseschool.org. 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.

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