Kimball Union seeks to recruit, retain, and support a diverse and talented faculty and staff and are committed to nurturing a learning environment based on dignity, equality, and justice where each member feels a deep sense of belonging.
 
 
We employ talented, enthusiastic people who enjoy working in a vibrant community of lifelong learners. Each member of our community plays a critical role in shaping the student experience and upholding the mission of the Academy. We believe a diversity of backgrounds, voices, and perspectives strengthens the living and learning experience for all members of our community.

You will work in a supportive community that engages employees. KUA invests in its people, offering comprehensive benefits and competitive salaries, as well as a generous retirement contribution program.

Future Opportunities
KUA is always seeking exceptional faculty to join our community. Take a moment to learn more about teaching at KUA or contact Dean of Faculty Julie Haskell or Director of Human Resources Debrah van Dijk.

 
 
 

Employment Opportunities

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  • Computer Science/Math Teacher

    Kimball Union Academy (KUA) seeks an experienced, student-centered, and pedagogically innovative computer science and mathematics teacher to become a full-time member of the KUA community. 

    ABOUT THE POSITION 
    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
    •    Plan and teach two or three sections of Computer Science including AP Computer Science
    •    Teach an additional one to two sections of mathematics 
    •    Ability to teach math to the AP BC Calculus level, a plus 
    •    Coach sports and/or lead activities 
    •    Advise a small cohort of students
    •    Serve as a dorm parent in our residential program and work within a team to supervise and facilitate weekend activities on occasional weekends
    •    Pursue continuous growth and development in understanding and implementation of diverse and effective instructional practices 
    •    Contribute knowledge, expertise, and passion to the on-going collaborative effort to innovate and improve KUA’s curriculum 
    •    Participate in committee work as assigned by school leadership 

    QUALIFICATIONS 
    •    A bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics, or a closely related field; a graduate degree in computer science, mathematics, or education is strongly preferred 
    •    2-5 years (or more) of teaching high school computer science and mathematics 
    •    Current pedagogical practices which may include experience with Universal Design for Learning, backwards planning (Understanding by Design), and project-based learning 
    •    Collaborative approach, willing to work closely with colleagues both in and outside of the department 
    •    Facility with Mac OS, SMARTboard technologies, Microsoft365, Google apps, and other computer science or math education-enhancing products is preferred 
    •    Experience in a range of sports – coaching experience preferred 
    •    Flexible, resilient, and creative working within a fast-paced environment 
    •    Strong written and verbal communication skills 
    •    Outstanding interpersonal skills and a track record for building strong relationships with both students and colleagues 
    •    Strong analytical skills and an ability to learn new systems quickly 
    •    Student-centered educator with a commitment to investing in the lives of young people 

    TO APPLY
    Interested candidates should Apply Online or submit a letter of interest, resume, and 3 references to hr@kua.org.
  • Daycare/Preschool Substitute Teachers

    Meriden Preschool and Daycare at Kimball Union Academy is currently seeking substitute child caregivers that are compassionate, reliable, and experienced. In this role, you will see to the children’s basic needs, creating a safe, compassionate “home-away-from home” for our little ones.
     
    This is a substitute call-in position. To succeed in this position, you should be patient, enthusiastic and flexible and able to move from the preschool room to the toddler room, if needed.
     
    For information please contact Katy at ksheehan@kua.org.
  • Director of Institutional Advancement

    DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES has been retained by Kimball Union Academy, located in Meriden, New Hampshire, to conduct a national search for a Director of Institutional Advancement. This opportunity is available immediately following a comprehensive national search for the candidate of choice. 

    Kimball Union Academy (KUA) seeks an accomplished and talented Director of Institutional Advancement who embraces the Academy’s values of fairness, dependability, initiative, and empathy and who will be responsible for leading the Academy’s efforts in the areas of development, parent and alumni relations, and special events. The Director of Institutional Advancement provides visionary leadership, day-to-day management, and active execution for Kimball Union Academy’s comprehensive fundraising program. The new hire will lead all aspects of the Academy’s fundraising programming, including annual giving, major gifts, capital campaigns and endowment initiatives, parent and alumni relations, prospect management, donor stewardship, and a variety of special events.

    The Director of Institutional Advancement reports directly to the Head of School, and serves as the School’s chief external strategist in the formulation and execution of an orchestrated effort to project and engage KUA to its loyal alumni and dedicated parent constituencies. The Director of Institutional Advancement, supervises a staff of dedicated team members and is the chief advancement officer of the Academy. Additionally, this position works closely with the Admission and the Marketing & Communication teams and is an ex-officio member of several board committees.  The Academy’s current endowment is $60 million and there are approximately 5,500 alumni. The Annual Fund currently raises $1.3 million dollars annually. In addition, capital giving, beyond the Annual Fund, brings in an average of $6 million dollars each year for the Academy.

    Kimball Union Academy is an independent boarding and day school that offers students in grades 9 through 12 a transformative college-preparatory education that places individual growth and development at its core. Founded in 1813 as one of the oldest boarding schools in the nation, KUA is rooted in history, creativity, responsibility, and leadership.  yet unbound by tradition.  Innovative in nature and forward-thinking in our approach, we stay true to our mission to inspire students for the challenges of tomorrow’s world by inspiring academic mastery, creativity, responsibility, and leadership. KUA is located in New Hampshire’s Upper Valley, a robust community of towns along the Connecticut River, which is also home to Dartmouth College.  For more background on Kimball Union Academy, please visit www.kua.org

    A full search description including the duties, responsibilities, leadership and management qualities, strategic orientation, necessary work experiences and required academic credentials may be viewed at:

    Kimball Union Academy offers an exciting and supportive work environment, a competitive salary and benefit package which includes medical plans, a defined contribution plan, tuition remission, basic life insurance and vacation. Kimball Union Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    To explore this superb career opportunity on a highly confidential basis please send your resume, letter of interest and a list of references including contact information (references will only be contacted if mutual interest is determined) to: Doug Cooney, Executive Search Consultant, DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES Executive Search, Inc. 572 Washington Street, Suite 15, Wellesley, MA  02482   Telephone: 781-237-2800.  Email: jobs@deerfieldassociates.com
  • Housekeeper Full Time

    Kimball Union Academy is looking for a new member to join our housekeeping team.  This full time Housekeeper will assist in daily housekeeping functions in dorms, classrooms, athletic facilities and offices. Other duties may include event setups throughout the year and moving of furniture.  We desire a motivated team player who can also work alone.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years of housekeeping experience and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds. 

    This full time position would receive a competitive compensation and benefits package and will be provided all appropriate safety equipment necessary to perform the job. 

    TO APPLY
    Interested candidates should Apply Online or submit a letter of interest to hr@kua.org.

Kimball Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Employment decisions are made at Kimball Union Academy without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.