Jobs at Chatham Hall

Chatham Hall offers a warm and collegial atmosphere for teaching professionals, administrators, and support staff. We are a community of rich traditions focused on contributing to the learning and development of our exceptional students. In addition, the town of Chatham offers an easy, less-expensive lifestyle with many metropolitan areas only a few hours away. 

Chatham Hall complies with applicable federal and local laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, sex, disability, religion, national origin, or any other legally protected category.

Faculty Positions

Librarian and Educational Technology Specialist

Chatham Hall, an all-girls independent boarding school in Chatham, VA, is seeking an innovative educator to fill the role of librarian and educational technology specialist.  Chatham Hall, an iPad school, has just completed an upgrade of hardware, including wifi throughout the campus.  Most excitingly, in April, the School will formally rededicate Lee Library, which has been recently transformed into a technology-oriented learning commons.  With our growing focus on the intersection of technology and learning, we are committed to finding the educator who can unite directing the library’s program of information technology with serving as a resource to teachers as they explore, more deeply, using technology as a tool.  The successful candidate will have a background in database and reference management, acquisition, and pertinent uses of technology in and out of the classroom. She/he should possess the energy and inquisitiveness to keep abreast of emerging technologies, and the qualities of educational leadership to help us fulfill Chatham Hall’s strategic planning goal of transforming Lee Library into a center for experiential, technology-oriented learning.
Other major duties would include advising a group of three to six students, being part of a weekend chaperone team, and proctoring study hall, all typical duties in the life of independent boarding school faculty.
Applicants should send letters of interest, résumés, and any questions to Martha Griswold, Academic Dean, at mgriswold@chathamhall.org.


European History Teacher

Chatham Hall, an all-girls independent boarding school in Chatham, VA, is seeking an innovative educator to serve as Modern European History teacher. In addition to the sophomore history course, the successful candidate will also have taught AP European, and will be able to round out a full-time teaching experience with electives about which she or he is passionate and which would also resonate in this all-girls environment. A soon-to-be-dedicated state of the art library/learning commons, Chatham Hall’s early adoption of the iPad as a tool to enhance learning, and campus-wide wifi allow for creativity in teaching as well as focus on other 21st Century Skills. As a full-time faculty member, the successful candidate will also advise a group of up to six students, proctor evening study hall, and be a member of a weekend chaperone team.   Chatham Hall, an iPad school, has just completed an upgrade of hardware, including wifi throughout the campus. Housing provided; meals provided when school is in session.

Applicants should send letters of interest, résumés, and any questions to Martha Griswold, Academic Dean, at mgriswold@chathamhall.org.


Dance Instructor / House Faculty

Chatham Hall, an all-girls independent boarding school in Chatham, VA, is seeking a creative educator to serve as dance instructor. The ideal candidate for this position will have a commitment to teaching dance through an academic lens, utilizing historical and cultural frameworks in the classroom and in creation of dance pieces and performances. The candidate should have a strong background in ballet and contemporary dance; knowledge of other dance styles would be helpful. The candidate should be able to work with students of all skill levels and tailor classes to the varied needs of the individual students.

The successful candidate will also be a member of the House Faculty team – a group that is vital to the residential community. Residing in an apartment in a residence hall, House Faculty members live among a group of students of various ages and play an active role in building a safe, inclusive, and nurturing community.

As a full-time faculty member, the successful candidate will also advise a group of up to six students, proctor evening study hall, and be a member of a weekend chaperone team. Chatham Hall, an iPad school, has just completed an upgrade of hardware, including wifi throughout the campus. Housing provided, as well as meals when school is in session.

Applicants should send letters of interest and résumés and questions to Martha Griswold, Academic Dean, at mgriswold@chathamhall.org.
 

Administrative/Staff Positions

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid - Click here for more information.

Director of the Office of Advancement - Click here for more information.