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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

List of 8 items.

  • Elementary Physical Education Teacher

    Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students preschool three through eighth grade. Founded in 1941, Browne Academy inspires and empowers students through extraordinary academics to be life-long learners prepared to thrive in a global community.

    Browne Academy is seeking a dynamic and innovative physical education teacher and coach to join our team for the 2021-2022 school year. We are seeking a compassionate, flexible, and creative individual with teaching experience in the field. Our ideal candidate knows how to connect with students and develops fun and effective PE programs. This person will work closely with students, teachers, and administrators to support Browne’s mission by promoting the core values of excellence, diversity, character and community in the educational and personal experience of each child. The teacher should possess a deep understanding of the physical development of children pre-school 3-8th grade. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to David Post at dpost@browneacademy.org.
     
    Duties and Responsibilities
    • Implement the current curriculum which promotes grade-level standards in physical fitness
    • Instruct students on the basic techniques needed to play team sports and other recreational activities
    • Model and teach the importance of living a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical activity
    • Monitor and document student participation and progress
    • Collaborate and coordinate with teaching team to ensure consistency within the program
    • Maintain a safe and engaging learning environment
    • Coach a minimum of one season of middle school athletics
    Minimum Requirements
    ·         Bachelor’s degree
    ·         MA of Ed preferred, but not required
    ·         Experience teaching physical education, preferably in an independent school setting
    ·         Have a deep understanding of the physical development of children
    ·         Excellent communication and problem-solving skills

    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 verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.
  • Middle School (5/6 Grades) History 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 passionate and experienced middle school classroom teachers to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching four sections of a core class, 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 middle school history, willingness to work within an interdisciplinary program, and a commitment to ongoing professional growth. Related bachelor's degree required, master's 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 Peggy Otey, Head of School, at potey@browneacademy.org 

    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 verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.
  • Middle School (5/6 Grades) English 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 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 Peggy Otey, Head of School, at potey@browneacademy.org   

    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 verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.
  • Middle School Spanish Teacher

    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 seeks a passionate and experienced Spanish teacher to work within a rigorous, collaborative, and inquiry-based program. Responsibilities include teaching Spanish to Middle School students and collaborating with the other Middle School Spanish teacher and the Middle School team. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for connecting with and guiding students, classroom teaching experience, fluency in the Spanish 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 Brianna Meyer, Middle School Spanish Teacher at bmeyer@browneacademy.org 

    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 verification of background information submitted by the applicant, including the completion of a criminal record check and education, when applicable.
  • 2021 Browne Summer Camp Job Opportunities

    Lifeguards
    Browne Summer Camp is hiring lifeguards for summer 2021. Please review the job details, qualifications, and responsibilities below. 
    Details
    • Dates: June 14-August 13
    • Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
    • Pay: $9.50-15/hour
    Qualifications
    • Required certifications: Lifeguard, CPR/AED, First Aid 
    • Experience working with children, and teaching swim lessons
    Responsibilities
    • Supervise campers (ages 3-14) during swim time
    • Teach group and private swim lessons
    • Maintain health, safety, and professional standards at the pool under the guidance of Pool Director and camp administration
    • Additional duties as required by administration
    To apply, send resume to auxiliary@browneacademy.org

    Camp Counselor (Lead and Assistant Positions)
    Browne Summer Camp is hiring lead and assistant counselors for summer 2021. Please review the job details, qualifications, and  responsibilities below. 
    Details
    • Dates: June 14-August 13
    • Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
    • Pay
      • Lead: $15-17/hour
      • Assistant: $9.50-13/hour
    Qualifications
    • Lead Counselor
      • Be at least 18 years of age
      • High School Graduate
      • 3+ years experience working with children in a camp or academic setting
    • Assistant Counselor
      • Be at least 16 years of age
      • Previous experience working/volunteering with children in a camp or academic setting
    Responsibilities
    • Lead Counselor
      • Ensure safety of campers under your care
      • Create a caring environment that celebrates each camper
      • Plan, lead, and implement camp activities for assigned camper group
        • Activities include Art, Music & Movement, Sports & Games, Science & Nature
    • Assistant Counselor
      • Assist with the daily schedule
      • Provide a caring and safe camper environment
    To apply, send resume to auxiliary@browneacademy.org
  • Anticipated Openings for Lower School Teachers

    Browne Academy, located in Alexandria, Virginia, is a diverse coeducational independent school enrolling students preschool three through eighth grade. Founded in 1941, Browne Academy inspires and empowers students through extraordinary academics to be life-long learners prepared to thrive in a global community.

    Browne Academy is seeking dynamic and innovative teachers to join our team for the 2021-2022 school year. We are currently learning on campus, five days a week, with many levels of health and safety measures in place for our community. A teaching position in the Lower School requires a compassionate, flexible, and creative individual with classroom experience. This person will need to work closely with students, teachers, and administrators to support Browne’s mission by promoting the core values in the educational and personal experience of each child. The teacher should possess a holistic view of children and understand the development of the young child. The ideal candidate will have a passion for integrated learning and possess strong communication skills. The candidate will also demonstrate an understanding of how differentiated assessment informs instruction and will be familiar with current research into neuroscience and its implications for effective instruction. Interested candidates please send a cover letter and resume to Kim McCue, Head of Lower School, at kmccue@browneacademy.org.

    Classroom Responsibilities
    • Prepare and execute thoughtful units of study designed to reach the different learning styles of the students in the classroom.
    • Collaborate with your teaching team and specialist teachers to ensure integration with other subjects.
    • Regularly assess student learning using a variety of tools and means throughout each trimester and maintain regular communication with parents and administrators about student progress.
    • Maintain a safe and engaging learning environment.
    • Consistently and clearly communicate with colleagues, administrators, and parents regarding progress, growth, and goals.
    • Adhere to the school’s curriculum in the classroom.
    Minimum Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree in education.
    • Experience teaching in a lower school classroom, preferably in an independent school setting.
  • 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 auxiliary@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 Head of School Peggy Otey

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.