Employment Opportunities

Chatham Day School seeks talented individuals to join our community of passionate educators and lifelong learners. We offer an inclusive environment where differences in race, culture, and personal beliefs are embraced as assets that enhance education. We believe our faculty is able to go above and beyond because of the wonderful spirit found in our CDS community.
Chatham Day School posts opening for teaching, administrative, or staff positions as they become available. Below is a list of current opportunities we have available. If you are interested in submitting your information for an open position, please email your cover letter, resume, and employment application to employment@chathamdayschool.org.

Current Positions: (as of 1/11/18)

Preschool - Third Grade Art Teacher, Maternity Leave Position (February - June 2018)

Chatham Day School, a coeducational preschool through grade eight independent school in Chatham, New Jersey is currently seeking an Art Teacher for a maternity leave replacement for February through June, 2018. The Preschool - Third Grade Art Teacher is responsible for providing a stimulating and developmentally-appropriate educational environment in accordance with the School’s mission and philosophy.

Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in art, art education, or related field and preferably a master’s degree. Minimum of 3-5 years art teaching experience and a desire to work in a collaborative, collegial community. Experience in independent schools is a plus.

Job Description: Plan and implement engaging and thoughtful art lessons for early childhood through lower school students; Communicate with families regarding student progress and write end-of-semester reports; Create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn, express themselves, and interact positively with one another; Coordinate and communicate with the current art teacher to facilitate a seamless transition for the students.

Interested applicants, please send a cover letter that addresses your ability to fulfill the above job qualifications and a resume to employment@chathamdayschool.org

Substitute Teachers

Chatham Day School, an independent, coeducational preschool through grade eight school in Chatham, New Jersey, seeks Substitute Teachers for the 2017 - 18 school year. When our full-time teachers are absent, substitute teachers implement the relevant lesson plans while managing the learning environment so that students are encouraged to do their best and reminded to adhere to the routines and structures of the class. Successful candidates will have a bachelor's degree, experience working with children, flexibility, energy, and strong communication skills.
Chatham Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status or marital status.