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Dana Hall values each faculty and staff member and the distinct expertise and perspective she or he contributes to Dana Hall community. Dana Hall employees are talented individuals who thrive in a setting that supports each individual’s learning style and encourages risk-taking. Working collaboratively, they guide each student to grow into the best possible version of herself.

Administrative

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  • Director of Advancement

    Dana Hall has engaged Lois L. Lindauer Searches for this search. A prospectus for the position may be found here. Interested candidates should contact danahall@LLLSearches.com or call Deb Taft, Chief Executive Officer, or Gretchen Dwyer, Senior Consultant, at (617) 262-1102.

Faculty

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  • Upper School Science Teacher (Part-Time)

    Dana Hall School is seeking an experienced, part-time Upper School science teacher for a one-year position in the 2018-19 school year. Responsibilities will include teaching 2 sections of 9th-grade Physics and participating as needed in the co-curricular life of the school.

    The ideal candidate will possess most or all of these qualifications:

    • An undergraduate degree in physics, engineering, or a related field
    • Classroom teaching experience at either the high school level or in middle school physical science
    • A desire to foster curiosity and independence among students
    • Good communication skills and a willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues in crafting and refining course material
    • A desire to incorporate both the thoughtful use of technology and hands-on experiences in order to enhance student learning
    • A commitment to fostering an inclusive learning environment

    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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Staff

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  • Cafeteria Worker with Kitchen Experience

    Dana Hall School seeks candidates for the position of Cafeteria Worker with Kitchen Experience. The individual in this position will be accountable for:

    • Setting up, maintaining and cleaning up for breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • Assisting chef with lunch preparation, as needed
    • Preparing lunch dessert, as needed
    • Helping with delivery and setup of special functions
    • Assuming responsibilities of salad prep cook, deli cook or dish room attendant periodically due to absences

    Candidates must have experience in both front of the house and kitchen environments and be proficient in kitchen and knife skills, including the use of slicing machines. In addition, candidates should have: a demonstrated ability to work with limited supervision in a logical, efficient and productive manner; flexibility and willingness to learn and perform various tasks, as needed; the ability to be a team player who is willing to be held accountable for the quality of products, for meeting tight deadlines, and for contributing to the success of all kitchen and other production; the ability to be customer-service focused with an ability to implement and maintain the goals of the operation and shift priorities when situations arise; ServSafe certification (preferred but, not required). Candidates must enjoy a high degree of customer (internal, external) contact and have a friendly, and helpful attitude. All Dining Staff team members must be customer service focused and willing to provide the best service to all of our customers. Candidates must pass CORI check and
     be able to lift and move product up to 30 lbs.
     
    This is a 12-month, full-time position reporting to the Director of Dining Services. Hours are Monday–Friday, 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m., with alternating weekends. All hours are subject to change, and may be adjusted to meet business demands.    
     
    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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  • Library Reference Assistant (Part-Time)

    Dana Hall School seeks candidates for the position of Library Reference Assistant. The individual in this position will be accountable for:
    • Assisting the library staff to support the smooth operation of the library and its programs
    • Supervising students using the library and offering support and guidance, as needed
    • Supervising on-duty student employees
    • Overseeing and processing library overdue notices
    • Managing periodical and video collection (processing, ordering, weeding)
    • Managing course reserves, recent acquisitions, and holds
    • Conducting formal and informal reference interviews with students
    • Coordinating interior displays with library staff and faculty 
    Candidates should have excellent interpersonal skills, an ability to work collaboratively and independently, research and reference skills or coursework, enjoy reading and working with adolescent girls, and have comfort supervising teens. Work experience in a school or library environment, experience with library management and citation software, and proficiency utilizing databases are preferred. Other requirements include a Bachelor's degree, proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Apps, as well as experience using Apple products and social media applications. Candidates must be able to remain seated for extended periods of time, as well as lift and move product up to 60 lbs.
     
    Successful candidates will be creative, curious and detail-oriented with strong organizational, communication and accurate record-keeping skills as well as have a strong work ethic and an ability to work effectively and multi-task in an active school environment. Candidates should be comfortable with rapidly changing technologies and have experience providing library services to young people.
     
    This a part-time position during the academic year from late August through June. The Library Reference Assistant will work 14 hours per week on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 2:15 to 9:45 p.m. and alternating Sunday evenings from noon to 8:00 p.m. Several additional shifts for professional development, training, school events and holidays are anticipated. The Library Reference Assistant reports to the Library Director.
     
    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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  • Barn Staff (Full-Time )

    Dana Hall School seeks candidates for the position of Full-Time Barn Staff. Duties will include but are not limited to:

    • Daily feeding, watering, mucking, turnout and proper care of horses as well as duties assigned by the Director, Barn Manager or Assistant Barn Manager
    • Maintaining health and proper care of school and boarder horses
    • Assist with veterinary visits as needed
    • Assist with Equestrian Center facilities and grounds maintenance/upkeep to ensure a clean, tidy, and safe environment
    • Assist students with tacking as needed
    • Assist with longeing as needed
    • Dragging of rings as needed
    • Dumping of truck as needed
    • Limited overtime hours as needed

    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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Coaching

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  • Varsity Ice Hockey Coach (Part-Time)

    Dana Hall School is seeking a varsity ice hockey coach for the 2018-19 winter season (from November to February). This is a part-time position with responsibilities on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays starting at 3:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays starting at 2 p.m., and occasional Saturdays.

    Experience coaching girls at the high school or college level is required and teaching experience is preferred.
     
    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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  • Varsity Volleyball Assistant Coach (Part-Time)

    Dana Hall School seeks a Varsity Volleyball Assistant Coach for the 2018 fall season (from September through November). This is a part-time position with responsibilities on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 3:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays starting at 2 p.m., and occasional Saturdays. Experience coaching girls at the youth, high school or college level is required and teaching experience is preferred.
     
    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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  • Field Hockey Coach – Middle School

    Dana Hall School is seeking a Middle School field hockey coach for the 2018 fall season (from September through November). This is a part-time position with responsibilities on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 2:15 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays starting at 2 p.m. Experience coaching girls at the youth or high school level is required and teaching experience is preferred.
     
    Dana Hall seeks candidates who will contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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School of Music

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Dana Hall strives to provide employees access to opportunities for growth and professional development, and to enhance and expand our ability to hire, retain, develop, and promote a diverse workforce.

Dana Hall School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Dana Hall School seeks to reflect in its faculty and staff the diversity present within the student body.

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  • Area Studies Symposium

    Favorite Assignment
  • Blue Key Club

    Favorite Activity
  • Middle Eastern Studies

    Favorite Class

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  • Caroline

    "Middle Eastern Studies has been my favorite Dana Hall class because both the teacher and the discussions always kept me engaged and excited to learn more."
    -Caroline '18