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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

  • Head Librarian

    (NYC) – Direct library operations & direct professional librarian staff in all library operations. Oversee materials selection & develop & manage circulation policies & operations.  Organize & direct reading programs for children 12 to 18 years old. Direct programs to strengthen student information & research resources, curricular content, learning outcomes, & information resources. Design learning experiences incorporating multiple literacies. Organize young adults library collection of fiction, non-fiction, audiobooks & graphic novels. Organize & manage middle school book discussion clubs. Develop & administer student volunteer library system. Advise students & faculty in copyright, fair use & intellectual property licensing requirements.  Develop & direct diversity library collection program of fiction, non-fiction, audiobooks & graphic novels by and about African-Americans, Hispanics, Asians & LGBT persons. Direct music audio acquisition for library & maintain collection, with focus on 20th Century Western & World music. Instruct young adults in use of specialized subscription databases, including EBSCO, Encyclopedia Britannica Online, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Google Scholar, JStor, Oxford English Dictionary/Grove Art Online/American National Biography Online, Project MUSE, ProQuest/SIRS Researcher & WorldCat.

    Requirements: Master of Library & Information Studies & four years of experience in position offered or as Senior Young Adult Librarian. Degree must have been obtained from American Library Association (ALA) accredited program. All required experience must have included organizing a young adult collection of fiction, non-fiction, audio books & graphic novels; directing music audio acquisition for a library, with focus on 20th Century Western & World music; & instructing young adults in use of specialized subscription databases, including EBSCO, Encyclopedia Britannica Online, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Google Scholar, JStor, Oxford English Dictionary/Grove Art Online/American National Biography Online, Project MUSE, ProQuest/SIRS Researcher & WorldCat.

    Contact: Howard Chaffey, Registrar, The Brearley School, 610 E. 83rd St., NY, NY 10028.


  • Winter Sports Coaching Positions

    Coaching positions are open for the following Winter sports:

    Basketball
    Gymnastics
    Squash

    Please send résumé and cover letter to Kristen Williams (kristen.williams@brearley.org).

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.