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Thank you for your interest in teaching opportunities at The Stony Brook School.

Established in 1922, The Stony Brook School is a co-ed, Christian, college preparatory (grades 7-12) boarding and day school situated on a beautiful 55-acre campus on the north shore of Long Island in New York. The Stony Brook School is known around the world as an institution that prizes both academic rigor and authentic Christian faith. With talented students from around the country and around the globe coming to us from a variety of faith backgrounds, potentially world-changing ministry opportunities abound.

We are seeking educators who are inquisitive, proficient, multi-talented, and passionate about impacting young lives; individuals who view the pursuit of knowledge as a life-long responsibility. Our living and learning environment is nurtured in the belief that community spirit grows from and thrives on multiple points of contact (i.e. teacher, coach, dorm parent, advisor) between faculty and student.

If you believe your commitment, skills, talents, and passion can enhance this environment and support the equipping of tomorrow's leaders, we encourage and welcome your application.

We seek a racially and ethnically diverse workforce.

Current Open Positions

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  • College Counselor

    The Stony Brook School, an independent boarding school, is seeking a college counselor with extensive knowledge of the college admissions process. This position will begin in the summer of 2018.

    The ideal candidate will possess the enthusiasm, dedication, and vision to effectively guide both students and parents through the college application. The Stony Brook School believes strongly in the idea of fit, matching the needs of students with the college. Therefore, the college counselor must possess strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to not only assess the strengths of students, but also be able to see the potential in each student. The college counselor will work closely with the Director of College Counseling in enhancing the vision and mission of the college counseling department.

    Qualified applicants must possess:
    • Excellent writing and speaking skills
    • Ability to communicate with students and parents about the college process
    • Emotional intelligence, energy, collegiality, a collaborative and empathetic spirit
    • Sensitivity to the needs of students and parents and the ability to be both supportive and candid through the college application process
    • A comprehensive understanding of the needs of both domestic and international, day and boarding students
    • Strong organizational and time management skills
    • Ability to meet deadlines 
    • Extensive knowledge of Naviance
    • Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree (or higher) preferred.
    • 3-5 years of college advising or college admissions experience is preferred. 
    • Strong computer skills 
    • Responsibilities:
    • Provide individualized college counseling to half of the junior and senior class
    • Write compelling and comprehensive letters of recommendation for each student
    • Help with editing and reviewing essays and college applications 
    • Develop and maintain strong relationships with college admissions professionals
    • Stay current in the college admissions profession by visiting college, attending workshops, and participating in conferences
    • Coordinate and facilitate a number of school-wide events related to the college admissions process
    • Work collaboratively as a member of the college counseling team, including assisting the Director of College Counseling, the Academic Dean, and the Head of School on special projects or assignments
    In addition to administrative responsibilities, faculty at The Stony Brook School are responsible for other duties as well, including and not limited to advising, dorm duty, coaching, and chaperoning. A successful candidate will embrace the fully residential living experience and diversity that exists here.
    The Stony Brook School is an independent college preparatory school (grades 7-12) that exists to challenge young men and women to know Jesus Christ as Lord, to love others as themselves, and to grow in knowledge and skill, in order that they may serve the world through their character and leadership.

    We are committed to attracting and retaining the highest quality faculty and staff. Our salary will be highly competitive, based upon the individual’s prior experience and education. Medical and dental insurance, retirement contributions, and substantial opportunities for professional development are all included in our employment package.

    Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Christine Loo at christine.loo@stonybrookschool.org .
  • Leave Replacement Spanish Teacher

    The Stony Brook School is seeking an experienced and innovative educator to provide leave replacement in Spanish III, AP Spanish Language, and a combined AP Spanish Literature/Spanish IV class. This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious Christian academic institutions as a member of a talented and dedicated faculty. The leave replacement will start February 5 and end May 26.

    The strongest candidates will have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Spanish or Spanish education required, with a master’s degree strongly preferred
    • Three or more years of Spanish teaching experience, up to AP level preferred but not required
    • High energy, high career ambition, and strong ability to connect with teenagers
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Eagerness to serve in a faith-based learning environment that emphasizes faithful Christian scholarship and character formation
    • Proficiency with technology and a desire to incorporate technology into the classroom
    • Ability to differentiate instruction effectively in block periods
    • Ability to develop language immersion field trip courses around Long Island and New York City
    • Experience working as part of a collaborative team of teachers
    • Ability to interact professionally with a globally diverse group of parents and school community members
    • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and lifelong learning
    • Maturity and stability sufficient for a demanding position

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter via email to the Academic Dean, Sean Riley, at sean.riley@stonybrookschool.org and fill out the application for employment at https://www.stonybrookschool.org/page/employment-application.
     
  • Physics/STEM Teacher

    The Stony Brook School is seeking an experienced and innovative educator who can teach Project-based Physics and Engineering, Mathematics, and/or Computer Science-based STEM classes beginning August 2018. This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious Christian academic institutions as a member of a talented and dedicated faculty. All candidates should have demonstrable Christian commitment and an educational philosophy that is consistent with The Stony Brook School’s mission statement.

    The strongest candidates will have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Physics or an education degree in a STEM field required, with a master’s degree strongly preferred
    • Three or more years of teaching experience, preferably with some Physics, Math, or STEM teaching experience
    • High energy, high career ambition, and strong ability to connect with teenagers
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Eagerness to serve in a faith-based learning environment that emphasizes faithful Christian scholarship and character formation
    • Proficiency with technology and a desire to incorporate technology into the classroom
    • Ability to differentiate instruction effectively
    • Experience working as part of a collaborative team of teachers
    • Ability to interact professionally with parents and school community members
    • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and lifelong learning
    • Maturity and stability sufficient for a demanding position

    In addition to the typical teaching load of four to five sections, Stony Brook faculty members contribute to all aspects of boarding school life, including evening and weekend supervisory duties, coaching, chaperoning, proctoring study halls, and overseeing meals. The Stony Brook School particularly seeks candidates who are enthusiastic about living in a dormitory apartment and providing residential life leadership.  Compensation is commensurate with experience and education and includes housing, some utilities, meals, excellent health insurance, and a retirement plan.

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter via email to the Academic Dean, Sean Riley, at sean.riley@stonybrookschool.org and fill out the application for employment at https://www.stonybrookschool.org/page/employment-application.

  • Spanish Teacher

    The Stony Brook School is seeking an experienced and innovative educator to teach Spanish I and II beginning August 2018. This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious Christian academic institutions as a member of a talented and dedicated faculty. All candidates should have demonstrable Christian commitment and an educational philosophy that is consistent with The Stony Brook School’s mission statement.

    The strongest candidates will have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Spanish or Spanish education required, with a master’s degree strongly preferred
    • Three or more years of Spanish teaching experience, up to AP level preferred but not required
    • High energy, high career ambition, and strong ability to connect with teenagers
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Eagerness to serve in a faith-based learning environment that emphasizes faithful Christian scholarship and character formation
    • Proficiency with technology and a desire to incorporate technology into the classroom
    • Ability to differentiate instruction effectively in block periods
    • Ability to develop language immersion field trip courses around Long Island and New York City
    • Experience working as part of a collaborative team of teachers
    • Ability to interact professionally with a globally diverse group of parents and school community members
    • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and lifelong learning
    • Maturity and stability sufficient for a demanding position

    In addition to the typical teaching load of four to five sections, Stony Brook faculty members contribute to all aspects of boarding school life, including evening and weekend supervisory duties, coaching, chaperoning, proctoring study halls, and overseeing meals. The Stony Brook School particularly seeks candidates who are enthusiastic about living in a dormitory apartment and providing residential life leadership.  Compensation is commensurate with experience and education and includes housing, some utilities, meals, excellent health insurance, and a retirement plan.

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter via email to the Academic Dean, Sean Riley, at sean.riley@stonybrookschool.org and fill out the application for employment at https://www.stonybrookschool.org/page/employment-application.




  • Upper Level Spanish Teacher

    The Stony Brook School is seeking an experienced and innovative educator to teach upper level and advanced Spanish courses beginning August 2018. This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious Christian academic institutions as a member of a talented and dedicated faculty. All candidates should have demonstrable Christian commitment and an educational philosophy that is consistent with The Stony Brook School’s mission statement.

    The strongest candidates will have:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Spanish or Spanish education required, with a master’s degree strongly preferred
    • Three or more years of Spanish teaching experience, up to AP level preferred but not required
    • High energy, high career ambition, and strong ability to connect with teenagers
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Eagerness to serve in a faith-based learning environment that emphasizes faithful Christian scholarship and character formation
    • Proficiency with technology and a desire to incorporate technology into the classroom
    • Ability to differentiate instruction effectively in block periods
    • Ability to develop language immersion field trip courses around Long Island and New York City
    • Experience working as part of a collaborative team of teachers
    • Ability to interact professionally with a globally diverse group of parents and school community members
    • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and lifelong learning
    • Maturity and stability sufficient for a demanding position

    In addition to the typical teaching load of four to five sections, Stony Brook faculty members contribute to all aspects of boarding school life, including evening and weekend supervisory duties, coaching, chaperoning, proctoring study halls, and overseeing meals. The Stony Brook School particularly seeks candidates who are enthusiastic about living in a dormitory apartment and providing residential life leadership.  Compensation is commensurate with experience and education and includes housing, some utilities, meals, excellent health insurance, and a retirement plan.

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter via email to the Academic Dean, Sean Riley, at sean.riley@stonybrookschool.org and fill out the application for employment at https://www.stonybrookschool.org/page/employment-application.




  • Coaching Positions (Part Time)

    The Stony Brook School is seeking part-time seasonal coaches. This is an exciting opportunity to work at one of the country’s most prestigious faith-based academic institutions as part of a thriving and successful athletic department. The Stony Brook School, founded in 1922, seeks coaches who are proficient and passionate about impacting young lives.

    Please send resume to Dan Hickey, Director of Athletics at daniel.hickey@stonybrookschool.org.

The Stony Brook School

1 Chapman Parkway, Stony Brook, NY 11790 | 631-751-1800
A Christian, co-ed, college preparatory boarding and day school for 7-12th grade students