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About Browne

Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at Browne Academy.

Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens. We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education; therefore, we seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are:

Available Positions

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  • Part-time French Teacher

    Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens. We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education. Therefore, we seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are enthusiastic about shaping lifelong learners; eager to join an active, engaged, and supportive school community; excited to work with creative colleagues from diverse backgrounds; and skilled at leading students to develop a strong sense of self-worth and accomplishment. Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students age three through grade eight. 
     
    Browne Academy seeks a passionate and experienced part-time French teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching eighth grade French as well as other middle school duties. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for connecting with and guiding students, classroom teaching experience, fluency in the French language, and a commitment to ongoing professional growth. Bachelor's degree required. We are eager to welcome someone into our community who will live the mission and core values of our school. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Beth Gryczewski, at BGryczewski@browneacademy.org
     
     
     
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  • School Nurse

    Reports To:               Business Manager & CFO
     
    Job Goal:   The Nurse is responsible for all issues relating to the health and welfare of the students during their attendance at the school. Serves as a liaison to parents on health and wellness issues and provides education/training on health issues to students, staff & families.
     
    Qualifications:
    Education and Experience
    • Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
    • Current First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification
    • Minimum of two years’ professional nursing experience, preferably in a school or pediatric setting
    • Knowledge of children’s intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development
    • Highly motivated with outstanding oral, written, and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to create and maintain an environment conducive to learning
    • Demonstrates sensitivity, good judgment and confidentiality in working with students and parents
    • Strong organizational skills

    Skills and Abilities

     
    Key Responsibilities:
    The nurse is responsible for all issues relating to the health and well-being of Browne Academy students and staff during their attendance at the school. These include, but are not limited to:
    • Assists the Head of School and Administrative team with the development and maintenance of school health policies.
    • Provides nursing care to ill or injured students or staff during the school day.
    • Provides health information and in-service programs on health topics including blood borne pathogens to faculty and staff.
    • Provides health related classroom instruction.
    • Manages school health records in accordance with Virginia state and Department of Social Services regulations.
    • Maintains accurate medical records to assure compliance with state mandates including immunizations, physical examinations, and medical conditions.
    • Initiates contact with, and acts as a liaison between home, school, community health agencies and the private medical sector to enhance the health and wellness of the school community.
    • Maintains communication with administrators, teachers, staff, and school families to enhance cooperative action, which will meet the health and safety needs of the students.
    • Other projects and tasks as communicated by supervisor or Head of School.
    Terms of employment:  Staff Level Position
    Monday through Friday (35 hours per week)
    8:00am – 3:00pm
    12 Month position

    Please send resume and cover letter to Ann Feeley-Leetz at afeeley@browneacademy.org. 
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  • Middle School Art Teacher

    Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens.  We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education. Therefore, we seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are enthusiastic about shaping lifelong learners; eager to join an active, engaged, and supportive school community; excited to work with creative colleagues from diverse backgrounds; and skilled at leading students to develop a strong sense of self-worth and accomplishment. Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students age three through grade eight.

    We seek a passionate and experienced Middle School art teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching 5th - 8th grade art, semester-long art elective classes, including graphic design and Digital-Media Art, serving as a middle school advisor, and participating in all aspects of the life of a middle school (chaperoning trips, dances, and other duties). The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for guiding and connecting with middle school students, facility with technology integration in our 1:1 environment, willingness to work within an interdisciplinary program, and a commitment to ongoing professional growth. Related bachelor's degree required, masters preferred. We are eager to welcome someone into our community who will live the mission and core values of our school, and who will work to inspire a love of art in our middle school students. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Beth Gryczewski, Middle School Head, at BGryczewski@browneacademy.org.
     
  • Middle School Music Teacher (Grades 5-8)

    Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens.  We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education.Therefore, we seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are enthusiastic about shaping lifelong learners; eager to join an active, engaged, and supportive school community; excited to work with creative colleagues from diverse backgrounds; and skilled at leading students to develop a strong sense of self-worth and accomplishment. Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students age three through grade eight.
     
    We seek a passionate and experienced Middle School music teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching 5th grade - 8th grade music, music electives classes including Band, and planning and executing winter and spring musical performances. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for guiding and connecting with middle school students, facility with tech-musical software and integration in our 1:1 environment, solid instrumental skills, willingness to work within an interdisciplinary program, and a commitment to ongoing professional growth. Related bachelor's degree required, masters preferred. We are eager to welcome someone into our community who will live the mission and core values of our school, and who will work to inspire a love of music in our middle school students. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Beth Gryczewski, Middle School Head, at BGryczewski@browneacademy.org.
  • Middle School English Teacher (5th-6th Grade)

    Browne Academy seeks candidates who will inspire students to meet the challenges of our academic programs, develop a passion for learning, and grow as engaged and compassionate global citizens. We are guided by the belief that a diverse community is a necessary component of an excellent education. Therefore, we seek qualified teachers, administrators, and staff who are enthusiastic about shaping lifelong learners; eager to join an active, engaged, and supportive school community; excited to work with creative colleagues from diverse backgrounds; and skilled at leading students to develop a strong sense of self-worth and accomplishment. Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students age three through grade eight.

    Browne Academy seeks a passionate and experienced middle school English teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching four sections of English, an elective class, and acting as a student advisor. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for guiding and connecting with middle school students, experience teaching writing and literature, willingness to work within an interdisciplinary program, and a commitment to ongoing professional growth. Related bachelor's degree required, masters preferred. We are eager to welcome someone into our community who will live the mission and core values of our school. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Beth Gryczewski, Head of Middle School, at bgryczewski@browneacademy.org. 
  • Substitute Teachers

    Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students age three through grade eight.  Founded in 1941, Browne Academy inspires and empowers students through extraordinary academics to be lifelong learners prepared to thrive in a dynamic global community.

    Browne Academy is seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic substitute teachers who love working with children in preschool through 8th grade. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and experience teaching and/or working with children.

    Interested candidates for preschool through 4th grade should submit a cover letter and resume to Kim McCue, Head of Lower School.

    Interested candidates for 5th through 8th grade should submit a cover letter and resume to Beth Gryczewski, Head of Middle School.
  • After-Care Counselor

    We are seeking enthusiastic and qualified applicants to join our Auxiliary Services Department in the After-Care Program. The ideal applicant is someone who enjoys working with children, ages 3-13 years of age. Applicants should excel in supervision, activity planning, and reliability. The core schedule is Monday-Friday, 3:00-6:00 PM, and this position is paid based on experience and qualifications. Please email resume and cover letter to kschutter@browneacademy.org for consideration

Now Accepting Resumes

Browne Academy accepts employment applications on a rolling basis. If you would like to be considered for a position at our school, please email your resume and cover letter as follows:

For preschool-4th grade, please submit your application to Head of Lower School Kim McCue.

For 5th-8th grades, please submit your application to Middle School Head Beth Gryczewski.

Diversity Statement

Browne Academy is strongly committed to equal opportunity for all its employees. Browne Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identification, or any other characteristic protected by law. Browne Academy actively seeks diverse candidates for employment.

Conditions of Employment

Employment at Browne Academy is contingent on the verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.