Careers

Working at North Shore is both wonderfully challenging and rewarding. Our faculty and administration ask a great deal of themselves just as they ask much from their students.
We  seek LowerMiddle and Upper School teaching candidates who are well matched to our philosophy and approach to education. We look for teachers with the skills and knowledge to challenge, engage and educate our students. Those who - through their written application materials, interviews and references – demonstrate a high level of commitment and exceptional skills will be viewed as particularly well matched to join the ranks of our faculty.

We provide employees with competitive salaries, benefits and support for professional development through funding available during the academic year as well as summer.

Current Job Openings

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  • Middle School Science Position

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a dynamic, full-time Middle School Science teacher starting with the 2019-20 Academic Year.  While a bachelor’s degree is required, a master’s degree is preferred. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.
     
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  • Physical Education Teacher

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks candidates for a physical education teacher position.  
     
    The incoming teacher will work with students across JK-12 and teach a combination of physical education, health, and sports performance classes. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.  
     
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  • Upper School History/Social Studies Position

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a dynamic, full-time Upper School teacher for the 2019-20 Academic Year.  We will particularly value candidates who bring past experience teaching World History. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.
     
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  • Lower School Assistant Teacher Openings

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks one or more full-time Lower School Assistant Teachers for the 2019-20 Academic Year.  Each new staff member will be assigned to either the 1st and 2nd Grade classes, the 3rd and 4th Grade classes, or the 5th Grade Classes.
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  • Middle School Mathematics Teacher Position

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a dynamic, full-time Middle School Mathematics teacher for the 2019-2020 Academic Year. While a bachelor’s degree is required, a master’s degree is preferred. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.
     
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  • Summer Programs Healthcare Manager

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a qualified registered nurse interested in serving as the Summer Programs Healthcare Manager for the 2019 summer camp season.
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  • Upper School 2D Visual Art Teacher (Leave Replacement for 2019/20 Academic Year)

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK‐12 independent school in near suburban Chicago, seeks candidates for an Upper School Visual Art Teacher to cover a full‐time, full‐year leave during the 2019/20 Academic Year. We seek candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree in visual art (MAT, MFA, or MAAE preferred), three or more years of applicable teaching experience, and a demonstrable talent for and interest in teaching visual art to Upper School students. Courseload includes darkroom photography, digital design, painting, drawing, concepts in contemporary art and Advanced Placement Studio Art. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.
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  • Upper School Mathematics Teacher Position

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks a dynamic, full-time Upper School Mathematics teacher for the 2019-2020 Academic Year. While a bachelor’s degree is required, a master’s degree is preferred. North Shore is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities.
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  • Substitute Teachers for the 2018-19 Academic Year

    North Shore Country Day School welcomes resumes from individuals interested in substitute teaching in our Lower (Junior Kindergarten – 5), Middle (6 – 8), and Upper (9-12) Schools during the 2018/19 Academic Year. State certification is not a requirement, but candidates should possess an educational and/or work background in teaching.  
     
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  • Boys Junior Varsity Tennis Coach

    North Shore Country Day School is looking for a Junior Varsity Boys Tennis Coach. The season begins on February 26 and extends through the end of May with a two-week spring break in the middle.
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  • Aftercare Program Staff Positions

    North Shore Country Day School, a JK-12 independent school near Chicago, seeks individuals interested in teaching in our Later Raiders aftercare program for the 2017-2018 academic year.
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North Shore Country Day School is an equal opportunity employer in the Chicago area. Employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. North Shore does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
North Shore Country Day School is a junior kindergarten through 12th grade, college-preparatory school founded in Winnetka, Illinois in 1919.  With rigorous academic pursuit as the cornerstone, North Shore provides many opportunities for all students to excel – in the classroom and the laboratory, on the stage and the playing field, in their communities and beyond.

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