Employment Opportunities

Norfolk Collegiate offers a close-knit, supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere. We welcome energetic and flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors. If you're interested in seeking employment at Norfolk Collegiate, please review the current and future opening listed below. 

Unless otherwise instructed, candidates should apply by sending cover letter, resume and application to the following:  

Human Resources
Norfolk Collegiate School
7336 Granby Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23505

employment@norfolkcollegiate.org
Phone: 757.480.2885 

An Application for Employment should be completed by all applicants. Please see below for more detailed information about each position.   

 

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Job Summary:

Norfolk Collegiate seeks qualified candidates for a year-round pre-kindergarten teacher position. The ideal candidates will be experienced, enthusiastic, and able to work effectively with colleagues and parents, as well as have keen insight into early childhood age children. The candidate should have a comprehensive knowledge regarding the intellectual, social, emotional and physical developmental needs of four and five year olds. The candidate should demonstrate the ability to provide a student-centered classroom environment and positive learning experience, differentiate curriculum to meet the needs of students, as well as foster the intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills. A strong work ethic and a desire to be a lifelong learner should also be qualities this teacher possesses. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, teacher certifications and copy of transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work. Please send your resume to: Kathy Frogosa at kfrogosa@norfolkcollegiate.org.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in education is required. A master’s degree in early childhood education is preferred.
  • Previous teaching experience in early childhood education is preferred.
  • Current CPR and first aid certification is preferred. 

Essential Functions:

  • Provides a safe and nurturing classroom environment conducive to learning
  • Organizes and delivers age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities that provide active learning experiences and stimulates physical, social, emotional and cognitive growth in all students
  • Leads students to develop independence and intellectual curiosity and foster the love for learning
  • Exhibits excellent classroom management and parent communication
  • Assesses student progress towards objectives, expectations and/or goals for the purpose of providing feedback to students, parents and administration
  • Collaborates with other instructional staff, school personnel, parents and a variety of community resources
  • Models conversation, manners, clean-up activities, listening skills, etc. for the purpose of demonstrating appropriate social and interpersonal behavior
  • Utilizes technology to facilitate instruction, communication and enhance learning
  • Supervises and directs the work of teacher assistants
  • Facilitates learning centers (e.g. art, science, music, role play, story time, movement activities, etc.) for the purpose of improving the student's academic success and transition to kindergarten and beyond
  • Understands the mission of the school and the need to focus on the education of the whole child
  • Seeks opportunities for continuous professional growth

 

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for substitute teaching positions for the academic year 2015-16. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, teaching a range of high school or middle school classes, proctoring study halls, and supporting the school's mission as needed. Ideal candidates will have some teaching experience in a middle or upper school setting, and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches to learning. We seek teachers who are knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching young adults. They should have an established interest in working with students from a variety of backgrounds who possess a range of abilities and learning styles. The position requires collaborative work with other teachers and administrators. Norfolk Collegiate offers a close-knit, supportive environment and a collegial atmosphere. We welcome energetic and flexible lifelong learners who are reflective about their teaching practices and expect to collaborate, innovate, and grow as teachers and mentors. 

Applicants should send a completed application, resume, cover letter and references to employment@norfolkcollegiate.org.

 

ATHLETIC COACHES

Norfolk Collegiate is seeking applicants for various athletic coaching positions for the academic year 2015-16.  Coaches at Norfolk Collegiate serve a crucial function in supplementing the education of children who attend our school.  Our robust athletic department helps in the development of the minds, bodies, and characters of our students, and coaches, like teachers in the classroom, serve as guides and mentors to this process.  To coach one of the athletic teams at Norfolk Collegiate, an individual must demonstrate a caring and nurturing attitude toward young people and must seek to provide a positive but challenging learning environment for our athletes to develop the ability to push themselves and their teammates to achieve their goals through hard work, discipline, and a positive attitude.  Coaches at Norfolk Collegiate must demonstrate knowledge in their particular sport and must be able to transmit that knowledge to athletes under their charge.

Applicants should contact Jon Hall, director of athletics, at jhall@norfolkcollegiate.org for more information.

 

BUS DRIVERS

Norfolk Collegiate School seeks part-time bus drivers for the upcoming school year. Responsibilities include afternoon and occasional evening driving of athletic teams for practices and games. From time to time, there will also be opportunities to drive students and teachers to field trips during the school day. Drivers are expected to have an up-to-date CDL with and S or P endorsement and will be paid $15 per hour with a $40 per trip minimum. Interested candidates should contact the Athletic Director Jon Hall at 757.480.2885 or jhall@norfolkcollegiate.org.