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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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  • Director of Security & Safety

    The Brearley School Director of Security & Safety is a highly visible and central member of the School community. This individual interacts with all constituencies, and over time, knows them all by name. He/ She serves as the manager responsible for all safety and security systems throughout the campus. The Director of Security & Safety is a hands-on visible position and thought partner in all aspects of the safety and security of our students, faculty, staff and guests. All security officers and the reception staff report directly to the Director of Security and Safety. 

    Job responsibilities:
    1. Ensure the Security and Safety of Faculty, Staff and Students at The Brearley School. Ensure the Security of The Brearley School Buildings and Property.
    2. Perform duties as a first responder/ NYS Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Perform duties of fire guard and event safety officer. Perform the duties of a licensed security professional.
    3. Conduct safety drills including lock down drills, school bus safety drills, evacuation & relocation Drills, and sheltering-in drills. Train faculty, staff and students on safety and security matters.
    4. Serve as the central member of School Crisis Team 

    5. Liaise with neighbors and community groups such as the NYPD, FDNY, the New York City Office of Emergency Management, and other emergency agencies when necessary.
    6. Perform Security/Reception Duties at the front of school. 

    7. Assist in the safe loading and unloading of students onto school buses.

8. Prepare reports and memos as needed to properly document incidents affecting the school. 

    9. Carry out other assignments as directed by the Director of Facilities and Operations

    Education: Bachelors Degree required
Experience: a minimum of five years certified professional law enforcement and/or security experience required. A minimum of three years experience working with an educational facility is required. 
  • Physical Education Teacher: Full-time MS/US

    Start August 2016. This is a full-time, one-year position teaching classes of Physical Education in the Middle and Upper Schools. A bachelor’s degree in Physical Education or a comparable subject and two years of experience is required. The ability to coach volleyball, basketball, track, softball or swimming is preferred.
  • Pianist/Accompanist

    Responsibilities include accompanying two choruses in several weekly rehearsals, both during the school day and after school, including performances throughout the academic year; accompanying school assemblies and community events throughout the school year; accompanying students in recitals; serving as pianist for an annual Gilbert & Sullivan production.  Duties are throughout the school day and after school. 
    Bachelor and/or Masters degree in Piano and/or Piano Accompanying is desired.  Candidate should demonstrate: a strong interest in accompanying choral ensembles; excellent sight-reading skills; a warm and collaborative nature; a love for education. 
  • Violin Teacher (2-12)

    Start September 2016

    Responsibilities will include the teaching of violin students in grades 2-12. Classroom instruction (grades 3-8) and group coaching for Middle and Upper School Orchestras. 
    Qualifications:  Master's degree preferred. Three to five years of experience teaching. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills are required. Kodaly training and piano skills are greatly appreciated.
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.
The Brearley School
610 East 83rd Street
New York, NY 10028
(212) 744-8582
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