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Open Positions

Faculty

Certified Special Education Teachers or Literacy Teachers for the 2019-2020 School Year

Accepting applications for qualified special education or literacy teachers for the 2019-2010 school year. Once hired, teachers must apply immediately for Connecticut Certification in special education or literacy.

Applicants should send resume, cover letter, and written references to:

Wendy Breakell, Personnel Coordinator

W.Breakell@eaglehill.org

45 Glenville Road, Greenwich, CT. 06831

A bit about full-time teaching at Eagle Hill School:

  • School day is from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • After 2 p.m., when the academic day ends, full-time teachers are involved in coaching, teaching an afternoon activity (i.e. cooking, drama, photography), or proctoring study halls.
  • All full-time first year faculty are required to participate in dormitory supervision one evening per week (4 p.m.-10 p.m.).
  • Two-week winter and spring break; usually, the last two weeks of March (full-time faculty).
  • Each new full-time teacher is assigned a veteran Master Teacher as a mentor

Permanent Substitute Support Teachers for the 2019-2020 School Year

This one or two year position will include the following responsibilities:

  • Substitute teaching on a daily basis
  • Assisting in classes when not subbing
  • Helping with school projects as assigned
  • Attending Friday afternoon in-service meetings
  • Covering two study halls (or study hall and an activity) each day (Monday-Thursday)

COMPENSATION: $30,000 with benefits

HOURS: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

Applicants should send resume and cover letter:

Wendy Breakell, Personnel Coordinator

W.Breakell@eaglehill.org

45 Glenville Road, Greenwich, CT. 06831

School Psychologist

Eagle Hill is seeking a skilled clinical or school psychologist to join its Psychological Services Department. The psychologist will be part of one of the school's Advisory Teams, which are responsible for students in the Lower or Upper School Divisions. As a member of the Psychological Services Department, the individual will provide group and individual counseling, as well as work with teachers and students in the classroom and with fellow Advisory Team members. There is no testing in this position. The person selected to fill the position will work closely with the Director of Psychological Services.

Applicants should send or email cover letter, resume, and written references to:

Dr. David Blank, Director of Psychological Services

D.Blank@eaglehill.org

45 Glenville Road, Greenwich, CT. 06831

 

 

For consideration for teaching positions, please submit a completed employment application, along with a resume, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Wendy Breakell. Please be aware that the application is a writeable PDF. Once complete, send the above documents as attachments via email to w.breakell@eaglehill.org.

FACULTY BENEFITS

GRADUATE SCHOOL REIMBURSEMENT

The school reimburses graduate school coursework in a related field up to $3,000 per year.

WEEKLY IN-SERVICE PROGRAMS

Each Friday, classes are dismissed at 12:35 p.m. and faculty have an opportunity to meet together from 1:30-4 p.m. This time is used for staff development and in-service programs encompassing a wide variety of subjects. (CEU's are offered.)

MEDICAL/DENTAL BENEFITS /DEFINED CONTRIBUTION PENSION PLAN

Eagle Hill provides a comprehensive medical, dental and defined contribution pension plan.

HOUSING

When available, there are often opportunities to live in school-owned housing, both on and off campus. There is a charge for housing which is generally far below market value. Faculty who are returning for a subsequent year may retain their housing at no cost during the summer months. All faculty members who do not live in faculty housing are given a cash housing stipend dependent upon years of service. This stipend is added to cash compensation.

SALARY

Based on credentials and experience.

CHILD CARE

Staff

Substitute School Nurses

Seeking candidates to serve as nurse substitutes on an as-needed basis. Candidates should be a licensed Practical Nurse or a Registered Nurse. We would expect the substitute nurse to be at school from 7:45-4:15. A scheduled time with our school nurse would be planned to learn the office procedures. The hourly rate would be $30 for LPNs and $40 for RNs.

Please send resume to:

Wendy Breakell, Personnel Coordinator

w.breakell@eaglehill.org

45 Glenville Road, Greenwich, CT. 06831

Summer

Teaching Positions for the 2019 Summer Academic Program

The Eagle Hill Summer Academic Program is seeking experienced teachers to join our staff for the summer of 2019. Eagle Hill’s Summer Program is designed to provide remedial instruction and support to children who attend local public and private schools.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Education or Special Education
  • State certification preferred

The program will run from 7:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday – Friday from July 1 – July 31, preceded by a three-day organizational/planning session. Responsibilities include:

  • Class load of four classes (8 a.m.-1 p.m.) – no homework
  • Day duty once each week
  • Beach Day (1-4 p.m. - one day only, July 18)
  • Written student reports
  • Parent Conferencing - July 30

If you have interest in teaching this summer or would like to know more about the program, please email your letter of interest and resume with Deane Flood (d.flood@eaglehill.org) or Kaitlin Garris (k.garris@eaglehill.org).

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LEARN MORE ABOUT EAGLE HILL SCHOOL:

EAGLE HILL AT-A-GLANCE

  • Ages of students: 5-15
  • Total enrollment: 255
  • Head of School: Dr. Marjorie E. Castro
  • Number of Teaching Faculty: 75
  • Number of Boarding Students: Up to 35 (five days/week)
  • Student Teacher Ratios: 1:1 to 12:1
  • Founded in 1975
  • Eagle Hill is accredited by the State of Connecticut Department of Education
  • The National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) has selected Eagle Hill as a School of Excellence eight years in a row.