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Employment Opportunities

As faculty and staff openings occur, they will be posted here. Our openings are also regularly posted in the Jobs in Education listings of the Sunday Week in Review section of the New York Times.
The Brearley School actively seeks diversity in its faculty and student body.

Current Openings

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  • Elevator Operator

    Supports the efforts of the School, and the Department of Facilities Management to transport all persons via elevator to all locations as required in order to affect a smooth running vertical transportation mechanism, as well as assisting with other diverse Facilities duties. Light cleaning duties will be assigned to the elevator operator as needed.
    Must have excellent and on-time attendance.  Must have the ability to maintain schedules, follow tasks through to completion, handle people with tact, have good communication skills, calm demeanor, and be able to resolve difficulties independently. Hours for the position are flexible. 
  • Porter

    Supports the efforts of the Department of Facilities Management in cleaning and maintaining the School’s buildings and systems, including but not limited to walls, flooring materials, ceilings, toilet rooms, radiator and vent covers, plumbing, electric and fire detection systems, furniture and equipment. In addition, packing, unpacking and moving boxes, furniture and equipment throughout as assigned, as well as assisting with diverse departmental needs.

    All work must be performed in a timely manner and at a level consistent with the high standards and needs of the School. Must be familiar with all chemicals and tools necessary in the execution of the work.

    Must have ability to interact positively with Supervisors and co-workers, and work well in a team environment. Must be flexible with work and work schedules.
    Must be friendly, courteous, polite, able to communicate well with others, and to offer help when assistance is needed.  Hours for the position are flexible.
  • Science Teacher

    This is a maternity leave replacement beginning September 14 and ending November 16.  It is a full time position, teaching Classes K - II and V-VI.  Candidates should be warm, cheerful and eager to communicate their love of science with young learneers.  Experience preferred.

  • Security Guard – School Field House

    Supports the efforts of the School, and the Department of Facilities Management to maintain a secure and appropriate environment at the school Field House.  Must be well versed and have a background in security, operational management, or like specialties.  
    Must be a self-motivated individual to support the operation of our facility by maintaining building security and safety.  Must be trustworthy and accountable to the staff and students of the school.  Hours for the position are flexible.
Submitting Your Résumé 
Unless specified otherwise, please submit your cover letter and résumé to registrar@brearley.org
or by mail to Registrar, The Brearley School, 610 East 83rd Street, New York, NY 10028. No phone calls please.

Faculty Benefits

The School offers many benefits to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement annuity plans, long-term disability insurance, a flexible spending plan, a computer purchase loan plan, the City’s TransitChek program, and lunch and snacks for all employees without charge. New faculty may apply for housing in a Brearley-owned building on East 77th Street.