We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities at Nantucket New School. When we do have openings, we will list them below as well as in appropriate outside venues, such as the Inquirer and Mirror. We also accept unsolicited resumes for our files.

The Nantucket New School is currently seeking candidates for the following position:

Substitute Teachers for 2020-2021 

Nantucket New School is looking for substitute teachers for all grades. Bachelor degree required. Competitive daily rates paid.

Lower School Teacher (Grade 3)

The Nantucket New School is a PK-8 independent school that values academic and personal growth while respecting the pace of childhood. We are seeking an Early Education Teacher to start sometime close to October 15

The Teacher is responsible for supervision of his/her children’s group as well as the design and implementation of day to day activity and learning plan.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate reading readiness experiences for each curriculum group
  • Provide planning and execution of appropriate math, literature, science, etc. activities
  • Maintain records of progress of each child’s growth and development
  • Maintain communication regarding child’s growth and development with staff members, Division Head, and parents
  • Supporting the students’ behavioral needs and strategies
  • Ensure adequate nurturing of child’s developmental tasks

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • At least one year work experience with appropriate age group
  • Able to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to practice effective time management, organizational skills, priority management and analytical ability
  • Good role model
  • Sound personal judgment, initiative and resourcefulness


Competitive benefits package including generous vacation and sick time, paid holidays, health insurance, life insurance, and retirement. Nantucket New School covers a substantial cost of health insurance enrollment for all full time employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Interested candidates should email a resume and cover letter to:

Todd Eveleth

Head of School


Nantucket New School
15 Nobadeer Farm Road
Nantucket, MA 02554