The Mead School
Middle School Science

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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.

Substitute Teaching

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 If you meet the criteria to substitute at Mead you will be contacted to come in for an interview.

Seeking Childcare Teacher - Floater Position

Job Description

Department: Early Learning

Position(s) Available: Childcare Floater

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 3 months to 5 years.

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 several teaching teams 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 preferred. College coursework in Early Childhood Education accepted.

This is an entry level position, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Competitive salary and benefits.

Contact: Robyn Santagata, Director of Early Learning

Posted: February 2019

Job Type: Full-time

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.