On-Call Substitute Teacher

Hackley School seeks to hire on-call substitute teachers with relevant experience in all appropriate academic subjects for each of its divisions: Lower School (K-4), Middle School (5-8), Upper School (9-12). “On-call” substitute teachers can be available on occasion and as needs arise. This role provides early-career educators a great opportunity to learn more about independent schools, while also picking up valuable teaching experience. Hackley’s four core values are Enter Here to be and Find a Friend, United We Help One Another, Character Above Intellect, and Go Forth and Spread Beauty and Light. The ideal candidate embodies these values and models them for others. 

4 year college degree in a relevant field

●  Ability to work collaboratively with students, parents and colleagues
●  Ability to successfully engage students with the goal of fostering their cognitive and
social emotional growth
●  Willingness to learn about and engage in a variety of classroom management strategies
●  Ability to help teachers and administration implement, create, and refine a high-quality,
age appropriate curriculum
●  Effective organizational and planning skills
●  Effective interpersonal skills
●  Ability to exercise professional judgment including maintaining appropriate boundaries
at all times

●  Following lesson plans provided by the teacher
●  Maintaining classroom behavioral standards
●  Maintaining timely attendance records
●  Completing other tasks as assigned by school leadership

For “on-call” substitutes, compensation is $120 per diem. Lunch is included.

Interested candidates can complete the application here.

About Hackley School:
Hackley School is a nonsectarian coeducational K-12 independent school located in Tarrytown, NY, intentionally committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. A Hackley education embraces both the open exchange of ideas and learning from varying perspectives. We challenge and support our students to grow in character and scholarship, transcend individual achievement, and redefine accomplishment.

Founded as a boarding school in 1899, Hackley enrolls approximately 840 students, including about 30 five-day boarding students in grades 9 -12. Students experience joy in the classroom and make life-long connections with each other and with our dedicated faculty, 40% of whom reside on campus. Robust extracurricular programming on our 285-acre campus creates unique opportunities for each student to learn and grow beyond the boundaries of the school day. Hackley graduates have the knowledge and confidence to pursue their passions and the drive to make a difference. Learn more about Hackley at www.hackleyschool.org.