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

Chatham Hall, and independent, all-girls boarding school in Chatham, VA, is seeking to fill the following  full & part-time positions for the Fall of 2015. The right individual may be able to combine these to create a full-time position. Joining the House Faculty could also complement these for a full-time position.

Those interested in applying for these positions may send resume and cover letter which addresses the position(s) of interest, to Martha Griswold, Academic Dean: mgriswold@chathamhall.org

Photography Teacher Job Description
Successful candidates will be knowledgeable in digital photography, elements of design and composition, be familiar with photography and editing apps, and possess the ability to teach a range of skills in the same class. Ability to expand the curriculum by opening up the AP level to students is a necessity. Knowledge of traditional dark room procedure would be wonderful, but not a necessity.

Administrative/Staff Positions

Varsity Cross Country Coach

A successful candidate in this position should be knowledgeable and excited about cross country. This person should also be interested in working with a group of students who are highly motivated and passionate about running as individuals and as a team. Prior successful coaching or competitive training experience is highly preferred. The skills that are we are seeking, however, are knowledge of the sport of cross country, the ability to implement a proper training plan, great energy, and strong leadership, motivational, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. This person must also be available for practices and meets in the afternoons and some weekends.

Varsity Tennis Coach

A successful candidate in this position should be passionate about the game of tennis and be interested in working with a group of students who are motivated and desire to further develop themselves to become the best tennis player they can be. Prior coaching experience and/or successful playing experience, at a high level or the collegiate level, is preferred, but not mandatory. The skills that are we are seeking, however, are knowledge of the game of tennis, great energy, and strong leadership, motivational, organizational, and interpersonal and communication skills. This person must also be available for practices and games in the afternoons and occasional weekends.

Riding Instructor

Chatham Hall is seeking a Riding Instructor to work with the Director of Riding in all aspects of managing the beginner lesson program of the Hunter Jumper Program.
       
The School’s Riding Program is a distinguishing feature of its strong, expanding Athletic Program. The successful candidate for the Riding Instructor position will demonstrate proficient teaching ability and communication skills, in addition to equine knowledge. Position will include lower level beginner instruction both mounted and un-mounted, organization of equipment, riding of school horses, in addition to horse care.
        
Experience Required. This is a 12 – month staff position. Competitive Salary and Benefits. Housing Provided.
        
Inquiries – including a letter of application, a resume, and at least three references – should be sent to James F. Morris, Director of Riding, Chatham Hall, 800 Chatham Hall Circle, Chatham, VA 24531 or jmorris@chathamhall.org

Junior Varsity Field Hockey Coach

A successful candidate in this position should be knowledgeable and excited about the game of field hockey. This person should also be interested in working with a group of students who are motivated and desire to learn the game and obtain a better understanding of the skills and strategies needed to play. Prior coaching experience and/or successful playing experience is preferred, but not mandatory. The skills that are we are seeking, however, are knowledge of the game of field hockey, great energy, and strong leadership, motivational, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. This person must also be available for practices and games in the afternoons and occasional weekends.