Current Openings

For the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Library/Media Specialist

Summary: Maintains library collections of books, serial publications, documents, multimedia, and other materials, and assists groups and individuals in locating and obtaining materials by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Aligns the library’s mission with the mission and objectives of the school.
  • Assists students and staff with research skills and resources.
  • Collaborates with teachers within units of instruction on the use of resources and tools.
  • Helps instill a love of creating, learning, reading, writing, sharing, …
  • Provides equitable access to information and resources.
  • Advocates for the library and promotes the library as an essential part of the learning community.
  • Assists students who wish to read and learn for pleasure and academics.
  • Assists with library technology and digital resources and other library equipment.
  • Collaborates with teachers as a partner in the instructional process as needed.
  • Cooperates and networks with other libraries.
  • Evaluates or provides educational technologies or resources to support learning/teaching, which includes collection development and OPAC.
  • Develops, maintains, and purchases library resources appropriate to the curriculum, learners, staff, and instruction within the school community.
  • Fosters a creative, flexible library environment as a part of the learning community.
  • Has procedures for selection and circulation and deaccession of resources and materials.
  • Manages budget, expenses, equipment and resources which support the library mission.
  • May offer special events or promotions or outreach activities
  • Promotes the ethical use of information such as, copyright, fair use, and licensing of intellectual property.
  • Provides and helps plan “In Context” informational  instruction with the teacher.
  • Serves on decision making teams or committees.
  • Stays current in professional development and belongs to national and state library associations.

Nurse – Part Time

The MacDuffie School is seeking a registered nurse for part-time nights and on-call hours. Patience, sensitivity to parents and students, and clinical knowledge about the care and treatment of children and young adults are among the qualities we seek in our school nurses.

Nursing Responsibilities:
Direct care
Data entry and review of all immunization records and medical files
Developing individualized healthcare plans
Scheduling and coordination of medical and dental care for boarding students
Managing health insurance issues for boarding students
Communication with school staff and families
Developing protocols for health and safety
Adherence to and reporting for all MDPH regulations
Yearly flu clinics in compliance with MDPH regulations
Administration of vaccinations in compliance with MDPH regulations
Education for residential life staff
Education regarding health issues for students
Mandated reporting

Current Massachusetts RN licensure
Current CPR certification
Experience working in a school setting or with school aged children

Knowledge of SNAP program a plus
Knowledge of MDPH school health regulations a plus

Send cover letter, resume, and references to hr@macduffie.org.

Spanish Teacher – Part Time, Introductory level

The MacDuffie School is seeking a part-time Spanish Teacher for the 2018-2019 academic year. Teacher must be able to provide effective instruction to both Middle and Upper School Students. Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish or related field. Must be fluent in Spanish; proficiency with Spanish-Speaking cultures, history and literature; minimum of 2 years language-teaching experience.

Send cover letter, resume, and references to hr@macduffie.org.

Summer Program Director and General Administrative Assistant

The Summer Program Director is responsible for the overall planning, marketing, and implementation of Summer day and residential programs at The MacDuffie School.  The successful applicant  will also be responsible for coordinating and providing administrative assistance to our Head of Middle School and Athletic Director.  Duties may include, but are not limited to, management of facilities rentals, updating website and calendar, and posting on social media.  Incentives available for bringing new business to rental facilities.  Experience in Google Docs and student data systems is a plus.  Experience in a residential school setting preferred.  Requires enthusiasm & ability to relate to young people.  This role could also be combined with residential duties and housing.

Send resume, cover letter and three references to hr@macduffie.org.

Please Note: When submitting cover letters, resumes and references please convert your files to PDF or Microsoft Word format and send them to hr@macduffie.org unless otherwise specified above.