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Williston is a diverse, inclusive community, where purpose, passion, and integrity are at the center of our work each day. Click the current opportunities below to learn about joining our team.

The Williston Northampton School is an equal opportunity employer.

Current Openings

  • Custodian/Housekeeper-Weekdays

    The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school located in Easthampton, MA, has a full-time, calendar-year opening for a Custodian/Housekeeper.

    The schedule for the position is Monday – Friday. Occasional extra hours possible due to special events.

    Responsible for fulfilling the assignments for day to day campus housekeeping program to ensure clean, orderly, and attractive conditions through campus facilities by performing the following essential functions: all standard custodial/housekeeping tasks; sweeps, mops, scrubs, and vacuums hallways, stairs and office spaces; empties trash and garbage containers in campus buildings including dormitories, academic buildings, children’s center and administrative offices; notifies manager concerning the need for repairs, or an addition to lighting, and potential heating issues; submits to management recommendations for painting, repairs, furnishings, and supplies.

    The successful candidate must: have one to three years of institutional experience preferably in an educational setting; be able to work intuitively and independently as well as part of the Physical Plant team; have strong organizational skills for multi-tasking and prioritizing responsibilities as situations arise in fast paced environment; have the ability to understand written and oral instruction; have demonstrated  interpersonal and communication skills in order to successfully interact with diverse staff, faculty, students and other constituents of the School; have a working knowledge of commercial chemicals and cleaning equipment; be capable of performing repetitive tasks such as, bending, lifting (up to 25lbs.), pushing, stair climbing; be able to work in secondary boarding school atmosphere by successfully passing CORI, SORI and fingerprint based background checks; possess a valid driver’s license and be able to successfully pass a post offer employment physical. A complete job description is available.

    Dependable, energetic individuals with similar custodial/housekeeping experience may send their cover letter and resume via email to: Jennifer Lopez at jlopez@williston.com Full benefit package, medical, dental, life, disability and retirement. Non-smoking campus. EOE

  • Custodian/Housekeeper Weekend

    The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school located in Easthampton, MA, has a full-time, calendar-year opening for a Custodian/Housekeeper.

    The firm schedule for the positions is:  Wednesday – Sunday. Occasional extra hours possible due to special events.

    Responsible for fulfilling the assignments for day to day campus housekeeping program to ensure clean, orderly, and attractive conditions through campus facilities by performing the following essential functions: all standard custodial/housekeeping tasks; sweeps, mops, scrubs, and vacuums hallways, stairs and office spaces; empties trash and garbage containers in campus buildings including dormitories, academic buildings, children’s center and administrative offices; notifies manager concerning the need for repairs, or an addition to lighting, and potential heating issues; submits to management recommendations for painting, repairs, furnishings, and supplies.

    The successful candidate must: have one to three years of institutional experience preferably in an educational setting; be able to work intuitively and independently as well as part of the Physical Plant team; have strong organizational skills for multi-tasking and prioritizing responsibilities as situations arise in fast paced environment; have the ability to understand written and oral instruction; have demonstrated  interpersonal and communication skills in order to successfully interact with diverse staff, faculty, students and other constituents of the School; have a working knowledge of commercial chemicals and cleaning equipment; be capable of performing repetitive tasks such as, bending, lifting (up to 50lbs.), pushing, stair climbing; be able to work in secondary boarding school atmosphere by successfully passing CORI, SORI and fingerprint based background checks; possess a valid driver’s license and be able to successfully pass a post offer employment physical. A complete job description is available here.

    Dependable, energetic individuals with similar custodial/housekeeping experience may send their cover letter and resume via email to: Jennifer Lopez at physplantemployment@williston.com Full benefit package, medical, dental, life, disability and retirement. Non-smoking campus. EOE

  • Summer Programs Director

     The Williston Northampton School, an independent, co-educational boarding and day school located in Easthampton, MA, has an opening effective immediately for the newly created position of Summer Programs Director. The Summer Programs Director is responsible for the strategic planning, administration, management, and supervision of summer programs, to include budgeting, scheduling, execution and evaluation. This is a dynamic entrepreneurial role that will need to start and grow a day summer program that does not currently exist. The Director, with Human Resources, will organize all activities associated with the hiring of summer program employees. The Director will need to be a true leader and promoter of this program.

    Primary Duties & Responsibilities: Design and formulate a Williston sponsored, internally managed day summer program that does not currently exist; Create, market and oversee the entire summer program operation; Oversee both the day-to-day activities of the internally managed program and provide support and service to the needs of outside groups using the school’s facilities during the summer; Coordinate with Communications Department to promote summer programs on the school’s website; Ensure that summer program activity objectives are consistent with organizational goals and mission of the school; Keep abreast of changing trends in the summer rental marketplace; Work with the Business Office to write all contracts for engagement, including those required for outside sources renting any school facilities; Responsible for maximizing the profitability of the programs, balancing with opportunities that will market the school and the campus; Work with Human Resources, to ensure the completion of all legally required paperwork for summer program staff; Oversee the recruiting, training, scheduling, supervision and evaluation of summer program staff; Conduct orientation for all summer program hires; Monitor permits, and licenses, deposits and payments for facility use; Work closely with Campus Security to ensure that they are aware of spaces/facilities that are being occupied by any and all programs that are running at any given time; Work with the City of Easthampton’s Health Department to ensure all facility requirements are met; Make certain that all summer programs are licensed and follow all safety and health guidelines.

    Qualified candidates should have a bachelor’s degree; Three to five years’ experience of applicable experience. Experience/knowledge of independent schools, and particularly boarding schools, is extremely beneficial. Have excellent integrity and demonstrate good moral character and initiative with a professional demeanor. Strong interpersonal skills, including an enthusiastic, collaborative approach in working with colleagues. Above all, the successful candidate must be prepared to be a passionate ambassador for The Williston Northampton School. Full job description available here.

    Qualified / interested candidates may email letters of interest, resume, and references to humanresources@williston.com  non-smoking campus. EOE

  • Long-Term Math Substitute Teacher

    The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts, is a culturally diverse educational community serving grades 7-12. We are seeking to hire a Long-Term Math Substitute Teacher to cover late February 2023 through June 3, 2023. Strong candidates will have high school teaching experience, and the courses to be covered include Honors Pre-Calculus, Calculus, and Advanced Placement (AP) BC Calculus. No certification is required to teach these courses. Candidates must be able to successfully complete the state mandated CORI, as well as SORI, a general background check and a fingerprint based criminal background check. No benefits are offered for the temporary position. It is important that candidates possess flexibility, energy, and a commitment to teamwork. Please direct all inquiries, including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references to Corinne Fogg, Dean of Faculty at cfogg@williston.com

  • Long-Term English Substitute Teacher

    The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts, is a culturally diverse educational community serving grades 7-12. We are seeking to hire a Long-Term English Substitute Teacher to cover January 16, 2023 through March 3, 2023. Strong candidates will have high school teaching experience. The courses to be covered include English 9 and Advanced English for Language Learners, a course designed to support students transitioning into standard English classrooms, with primary focus on literacy practices inherent to English Language Learners (ELL) and cultural transition; no TOEFL certification is required to teach this course. Candidates must be able to successfully complete the state mandated CORI, as well as SORI, a general background check and a fingerprint based criminal background check. No benefits are offered for the temporary position. It is important that candidates possess flexibility, energy, and a commitment to teamwork. Please direct all inquiries, including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references to Corinne Fogg, Dean of Faculty at cfogg@williston.com


The Williston Northampton School (the “School”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The School offers equal employment opportunity to all applicants for employment and all employees without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, gender identity and expression, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.  An applicant who does not meet the minimum qualifications of the position(s) for which the applicant applies will not be considered for employment.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete this application, interview for the position, or otherwise participate in the hiring process, please notify us.