EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Employment Opportunities

Director of Facilities

St. Michael’s Country Day School is a PS through 8th grade independent day school (approximately 200 students, 50 faculty/staff) and is situated on a 7-acre campus with three buildings.  The position directs the maintenance and improvement operations of SMCDS facilities and vehicle, including preventative maintenance and related budgets.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Provides overall coordination of facility maintenance, including planning and developing preventative maintenance.
  • Completes repair work and projects in a timely manner.
  • Oversees all contractors that work in the facility and grounds. May request and review bids, and recommend selection of contractors.
  • Works with outside agencies such as fire, health, building depts., etc. to ensure compliance with all local, state and federal regulations related to facilities and grounds.
  • Develops budgets supporting the preventative and annual maintenance plans and monitors expenditures against budget.
  • Recruits, hires, trains, develops, schedules and directs assigned staff and volunteers. Reviews and evaluates performance & develops strategies to motivate staff and achieve goals.
  • Advises management on maintenance issues and projects as requested.
  • Ensures that bus is maintained and operated in accordance appropriately.
  • Updates facility plans periodically. Develop annual plan of capital projects & report progress to management and board.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in facility management or a related field or relevant experience.
  • Three or more years experience in facility management or closely related field.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical and plumbing, carpentry, and other maintenance-related areas.
  • Skills in supervision, budget management and project management.
  • Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations.

Qualified applicants please send your resume to: hr@smcds.org



Part-Time Lower School Science Teacher

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Have a passion for Science
  • Possess an understanding of the social, emotional, and intellectual development of children in Preschool – Grade 4
  • Teaching Experience for Preschool – Grade 4
  • Knowledge on how to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of students
  • Communicate effectively, and work collaboratively with classroom teachers to integrate curriculum (Required)
  • A gardening background and experience using science kits is desired but not required.
  • Knowledge of and an interest in design thinking, project based learning, STEAM and the Maker Movement is a plus.

St. Michael’s values and supports reflective teaching practices, on-going professional development and teachers who see themselves as lifelong learners. Qualified candidates should email resume/supporting documents to Lauren Abraham, Head of Lower School at labraham@smcds.org



Full-Time Middle School Teachers

Subject areas include: Student Support, English, and Math, in isolation or in some combination.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Have a passion for their subject area
  • Possess an understanding of the social, emotional, and intellectual development of children in Grade 5 – Grade 8
  • Teaching Experience for Grade 5 – Grade 8
  •  Ability and knowledge on how to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of students
  • Communicate effectively, and work collaboratively with classroom teachers to integrate curriculum (Required)
  • Knowledge of and an interest in design thinking, project based learning, STEAM and the Maker Movement is a plus.

St. Michael’s values and supports reflective teaching practices, on-going professional development and teachers who see themselves as lifelong learners.  We value candidates with varied skills and interests and can be flexible in how to shape full time position for the right candidates. Qualified candidates should email resume/supporting documents to Mollie Williams, Head of Middle School at mwilliams@smcds.org


For interest in the following recurring positions, please contact the Department Head directly:

Coaches (Soccer, Basketball, Lacrosse)
Sean Cullen , Athletic Director – scullen@smcds.org

Substitute Teachers (All Grades)
Mollie Williams, Head of Middle School – mwilliams@smcds.org

Technology Department Internships
Jeff Day, Director of Technology – jday@smcds.org