The Mead School

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The objectives of teaching at The Mead School include: tailoring each student's program to his or her needs, interests and abilities; nurturing life-long learners; promoting independence and dependability; and enhancing the student's social skills and sense of responsibility towards others.

Current open positions are posted below.

Night Custodian - Temporary

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The Mead School is seeking a temporary night custodian for immediate hire. Ideal candidates will have custodial experience in a school or commercial environment.  Five days a week, Monday through Friday, approximately 3 hours a night beginning at 3:30 or 4:00 pm.  This job is approximately a 3-month term.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and list of references (if available) addressed to George Bartlett, Head Custodian: george_bartlett@meadschool.org. If you meet the criteria for custodial work at Mead you will be contacted to come in for an interview.

Toddler Teacher - Early Learning Centers

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Department: Early Learning

Position(s) Available: Toddler Teacher

Job Type: Full-time

Experience: 3+ years experience providing care for young children, preferably in a classroom type setting.

Knowledge: Should have understanding of the early childhood years and possess ability to work with children ranging in age from 18 to 36 months

Personality: Must be able to relate to children and adults.  Have a professional manner, be organized, take direction well and be quick to learn. Should possess a strong positive energy and communicate well with others. Must be a team player with strong interpersonal skills, trustworthy and maintain strict confidentiality standards.

Responsibilities: Include but are not limited to working in conjunction with a lead teacher  to maintain a physically safe, clean and healthy learning environment; provide a developmentally appropriate and anti-biased curriculum; and care for and support each child's emotional, social, cognitive, creative and physical development.

Education: CDA, Early Childhood Education Certificate or Associate Degree is minimum requirement

Please note: This is a full time position, Monday through Friday, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, September though August.  Competitive salary and benefits including paid time off. 

Posted: December 2019

Contact: Robyn Santagata, Director of Early Learning: robyn_santagata@meadschool.org

Substitute Teacher

The Mead School welcomes applications for substitute teachers in our Early Learning, Elementary and Middle School Programs. Ideal candidates will have teaching experience, expertise in their content area, the ability to teach across grades, a passion for working with students, and a commitment to fostering a diverse community.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and list of references (if available) addressed to Jeannette Baxendale, Administrative Coordinator, to substitutejobs@meadschool.org. If you meet the criteria to substitute at Mead you will be contacted to come in for an interview.

Teaching Qualifications

To apply for a teaching position, the following is required:

  • BA required
  • MA preferred
  • Strong background and knowledge of the desired discipline
  • Ability to work well with a range of able, highly motivated children
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Strong organizational skills and high energy and creativity


The Mead School's policy is to provide equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. The Mead School complies with all federal, state, and local laws, which prohibit discrimination because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, and veteran status.