Employment Opportunities

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  • Digital Arts Instructor

     
    The Greenwood school is looking for a dynamic Digital Arts teacher to join its visual arts department as a part-time instructor (1 to 2 afternoon or evening classes per week), effective mid September 2021. This position will provide students with a curriculum that embraces digital art design. The position reports to the Director of Visual Arts. The class will be for students with a developed interest who have already gained proficiency and wish to expand their skills.

    Requirements:
     
    • A successful candidate will be prepared to teach a comprehensive and innovative curriculum in a studio-based setting
    • Experience in teaching digital photography, editing and graphic design
    • Establish goals and learning objectives for courses of study
    • Maintains discipline, realistic rules of conduct, and a suitable learning environment in the classroom and on campus
    • Evaluate student progress and performance
    • Participate in maintaining a digital student art portfolio

    Applicants are also invited to explore visit the Greenwood School website to learn more about the school and its program.

    Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to frrontdesk@greenwood.org
  • Full Charge Bookkeeper (part-time)



    The Greenwood School is looking for a part-time bookkeeper to provide support to the Director of Finance and Operations.

    Responsibilities:
    • Full-cycle processing of Accounts Payable
    • Posting student account charges and generating monthly statements
    • Bank and investment account reconciliations
    • Credit card management
    • Backup for payroll processing (Paylocity) and benefits administration
    • Other duties as assigned
    Requirements:
    • Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education and/or experience.
    • A minimum of five years of relevant experience is required, preferably in a nonprofit or educational environment
    • Proficiency with Quickbooks desktop software required
    • Human Resource and Benefits Administration experience a plus
    • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and G-Suite products
    10-15 hours per week to start, with some schedule flexibility.
    Free lunch provided!

    Job Type: Part-time
    Pay: $25.00 - $30.00 per hour

    COVID-19 considerations:
    All employees of The Greenwood School must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and must provide proof of vaccination.

    This position has a private office in which to work.


    Please submit your cover letter, resume and references to businessoffice@greenwood.org
  • Language and Literacy Specialist


    The Greenwood School, located in Putney, Vermont, is an independent, internationally recognized private school for boys with language-based learning differences, including but not limited to dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADHD, and executive functioning difficulties. The Language Literacy Specialists at Greenwood work with students from middle school through high school ages using multilinguistic techniques. We are certified in explicit, prescriptive, diagnostic, cumulative, multisensory sensory language programs supported by current research.

    At this time, we are seeking full-time certified educators in the Orton Gillingham methodology or a Structured Language approach to join our Language and Literacy Department at the Greenwood School. Ideal candidates will have a master’s degree in education or, preferably, special education and advanced training in multisensory literacy, particularly Orton-Gillingham. Training in this area would be available if you are not currently certified.

    General qualifications:
    • Candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree or preferably a master’s.
    • Candidates must have demonstrated experience teaching structured literacy, preferably Orton-Gillingham.
    Additional qualifications:
    • A solid understanding of language-based learning disabilities
    • Experience in interpreting neuropsychological reports and IEPs
    • Computer literacy is preferred.
    All lessons are individually tailored to meet the needs of our students. Our classes are small, ranging anywhere from 1:1 to 3:1.

    Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to frontdesk@greenwood.org. In your cover letter, please address how your skillset matches our needs.

    Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract
    COVID-19 considerations:  Fully vaccinated community

Greenwood Snapshot

Founded in 1978 in Putney, VT, Greenwood School is the premier school for students, grades 6 through 12, who have learning, attention and executive function challenges. Greenwood leverages its small size to deliver innovative research-based programs that empower young people with the knowledge, talents, life skills and confidence they need for success, both socially and academically. At Greenwood students discover their unique strengths in a setting where quality education and character development are nurtured by a highly-supportive faculty who go beyond what is expected and deliver excellence, through experiential activities that put learning into a relevant context.