Careers at Stuart Hall School

We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Staunton Campus (Grades 6-12): 235 West Frederick Street

Residence Life Coordinator

Reports to: Director of Community Life

Job Summary: The Residence Life Coordinator collaborates closely with boarding students, boarding parents, faculty, administration, and staff to create an active, nurturing and comprehensive Residence Life Program. The successful candidate will live on campus and will have overall responsibility for all issues related to the well-being of boarding students. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and maintaining a residential culture where students feel safe, healthy, supported, and learn to respect others, value differences, take responsibility for their actions and exercise leadership;
  • Providing for the overall social and emotional support of middle and high school students in the boarding program, including students from different cultural, socio-economic and geographic backgrounds;
  • Coordinating special programs and community service opportunities for boarding students;
  • Managing daily operations of the residence halls;
  • Coordinating boarding student orientation;
  • In conjunction with the Director of Community Life, recruiting, interviewing, hiring, training, and supervising residential staff and student leaders. 
  • Developing and facilitating initiatives that involve faculty and staff in supporting the boarding program.

The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, a warm demeanor, an inclusive leadership style, and the ability to engage effectively and constructively with all campus constituencies. Experience and knowledge of best practices in independent education/school life is desired, as are strong oral and written communication skills. Bachelor’s Degree required.

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Zanny Bandy, Human Resource Specialist at zbandy@stuart-hall.org.

 

Assistant Middle School Girls Volleyball Coach

Stuart Hall School seeks a dynamic and committed Assistant Middle School Girls Volleyball Coach. The Assistant MS Volleyball Coach will prepare student athletes for competition using successful coaching techniques and instilling the highest level of integrity and sportsmanship.  This is a part-time, non-benefited seasonal position.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student athletes
  • Ensure appropriate communication with students, parents and community regarding the volleyball program
  • Understand and embrace the demands on student athletes at Stuart Hall School

Qualities of a successful candidate will include:

  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to inspire student athletes
  • Enthusiasm for professional growth
  • Proven record of leadership, integrity and sportsmanship
  • Demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes and fielding competitive teams
  • Coaching and/or playing experience
  • Clean Driving Record

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Tim Lawrence, Athletic Director at tlawrence@stuart-hall.org.

 

Assistant Varsity Boys Soccer Coach

Stuart Hall School seeks a dynamic and committed Assistant Varsity Boys Soccer Coach. The Assistant Varsity Soccer Coach will prepare student athletes for competition using successful coaching techniques and instilling the highest level of integrity and sportsmanship.  This is a part-time, non-benefited seasonal position.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student athletes
  • Ensure appropriate communication with students, parents and community regarding the soccer program
  • Understand and embrace the demands on student athletes at Stuart Hall School

Qualities of a successful candidate will include:

  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to inspire student athletes
  • Enthusiasm for professional growth
  • Proven record of leadership, integrity and sportsmanship
  • Demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes and fielding competitive teams
  • Coaching and/or playing experience
  • Clean Driving Record

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Tim Lawrence, Athletic Director at tlawrence@stuart-hall.org.

 

Head Middle School Girls Volleyball Coach

Stuart Hall School seeks a dynamic and committed Head Middle School Girls Volleyball Coach. The Head MS Volleyball Coach will prepare student athletes for competition using successful coaching techniques and instilling the highest level of integrity and sportsmanship.  This is a part-time, non-benefited seasonal position.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student athletes
  • Ensure appropriate communication with students, parents and community regarding the volleyball program
  • Manage leadership and development of coaching staff
  • Understand and embrace the demands on student athletes at Stuart Hall School

Qualities of a successful candidate will include:

  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to inspire student athletes
  • Enthusiasm for professional growth
  • Proven record of leadership, integrity and sportsmanship
  • Demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes and fielding competitive teams
  • Coaching and/or playing experience
  • Clean Driving Record
Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Tim Lawrence, Athletic Director at tlawrence@stuart-hall.org.

 

Head Varsity Girls Volleyball Coach

Stuart Hall School seeks a dynamic and committed Head Varsity Girls Volleyball Coach. The Head Varsity Volleyball Coach will prepare student athletes for competition using successful coaching techniques and instilling the highest level of integrity and sportsmanship.  This is a part-time, non-benefited seasonal position

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide leadership and instruction in the personal and athletic development of student athletes
  • Ensure appropriate communication with students, parents and community regarding the volleyball program
  • Manage leadership and development of coaching staff
  • Understand and embrace the demands on student athletes at Stuart Hall School

Qualities of a successful candidate will include:

  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to inspire student athletes
  • Enthusiasm for professional growth
  • Proven record of leadership, integrity and sportsmanship
  • Demonstrated skill in developing and motivating student athletes and fielding competitive teams
  • Coaching and/or playing experience
  • Clean Driving Record

Candidates should send a resume and cover letter to Tim Lawrence, Athletic Director at tlawrence@stuart-hall.org.

 

Verona Campus (Grades Prek-5): 74 Quicks Mill Road

Lower School After-School Care Co-Teacher (Part-time)

Reports to: Lower School Director and Director of Auxiliary Programs 

Job Summary: Stuart Hall School seeks an energetic and flexible person who enjoys working with elementary students. This position involves actively working with young children ages 4-11, during after-school hours of 3:00 - 5:30 P.M. with additional full days and half days on specific dates that extra extended care is offered. The Dragons' Den Co-Teacher will incorporate and uphold the School’s approach to educating children while working in our aftercare program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The Dragons' Den Co-Teacher oversees all after-care activities and offers direction/guidance to the assistant while working together in a co-supervisory position. She/he helps carry out the daily schedule, fulfill the expected duties, and ensure the safety and well-being of the students. The Dragons' Den Co-Teacher directs and shares all duties related to Dragons' Den (the aftercare program) such as setting up snacks, helping with daily cleanup, overseeing homework and playground activities, and participating in arts, crafts, & games. S/he will develop systems and procedures to support the needs of the program, redirect students when necessary, maintain positive and consistent parent communication, and ensure positive student behavior management. Regular communication with the Lower School Services Administrator, other Dragons' Den Co-Teacher(s), and the lead classroom teachers is crucial, particularly as it relates to student communications from parents and from their daytime teachers. Along with the Dragons' Den students and other co-teachers, the Dragons' Den Co-Teacher is responsible for maintaining the stewardship of the school facilities, which includes ensuring that all spaces used are left neat and clean, overseeing the students as they put away toys and equipment, and keeping the playground free from debris. In addition, all professional faculty members will:

  • Model a professional, positive, and nurturing attitude
  • Dress in a professional manner
  • Be a “cheerleader” for Stuart Hall School both in and outside the School community
  • Embrace personal professional growth
  • Support the school’s mission and culture
  • Adhere to the guidelines in the Employee Manual

Qualification Requirements:

  • Experience working with elementary age children
  • Passionate educator
  • Possession of or working toward Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Preference will be given to candidates holding a bachelor’s degree, or higher, especially in the field of elementary education.

Required experience:

  • Education: 1 year
  • Child care: 1 year
  • Supervisory, 1 year

Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Ms. Debra Schmid dschmid@stuart-hall.org.

 

Substitute Teachers PreK-5

Reports to: Lower School Director or Academic Dean (Middle and Upper School Division)

Job Summary: Stuart Hall School seeks a Substitute Teacher who understands the demands of the classroom teacher and will work closely with the appropriate administrator to assist with the execution of all phases of the School’s Mission and approach to educating children.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The substitute teacher is responsible for carrying out every aspect of the daily schedule, provides instruction, encourages student progress, and manages the learning environment in the absence of the teacher. Duties include:

  • Implement existing lesson plans in a manner that ensures the integrity of academic time and motivates students to learn and participate
  • Instruct students regarding a variety of classroom topics and courses of instruction
  • Follow lesson plans as provided by the teacher
  • Assign reasonable tasks and homework to students in accordance with the lesson plans
  • Address the various learning styles of students accordingly
  • Maintain a safe, attractive, and organized classroom and hallway
  • Participate in our family-style lunch program
  • Supervise daily recess time
  • Be responsible for the locking the facility and setting the proper temperature in the classroom
  • Model correct use of spoken and written English language
  • Demonstrate professional practices in teaching
  • Support the school’s mission and culture
  • Adhere to the guidelines in the Employee Manual
  • For long-term assignments, you may be required to develop lesson plans; create, administer, and grade tests/assignments; participate in parent-teacher conferences; and attend school-related functions. Please note: activities may occur outside of normal school hours
  • Classroom Management:
    • Maintain classroom control that fosters a safe, positive environment for all students
    • Ensure adequate supervision of students and the classroom environment to assure the health, welfare, and safety of all students
    • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect equipment, materials, and school property
    • Remain in classroom and monitor students at all times
    • Report all student injuries, accidents, illnesses, and discipline problems to the Lower School Director
    • Supervise students in out-of-class settings (e.g., assemblies, lunchroom, recess)

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree and professional license/certification in a field of elementary education (current or past)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Collaborative professional
  • Passionate educator

Qualified applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Ms. Debra Schmid dschmid@stuart-hall.org.

One of six schools under the ownership of Church Schools in the Diocese of Virginia, Stuart Hall School is an equal opportunity employer. The school provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and job applicants without regard to an individual’s race, sex, sexual orientation, color, national origin, age, veteran status, marital status, disability, genetic information, military service or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.

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"The thing I love most about Stuart Hall is the sense of family." 

—Mariah '16