Career opportunities

Peconic Community School welcomes hands-on, compassionate educators. 



Peconic Community School is currently seeking  creative, passionate, inquisitive candidates for the following openings:

  • Part Time Learning Specialist: This position works collaboratively with and supports a lead facilitator in a multi-age 3rd/4th grade classroom to meet our goals of student-centered, differentiated, project-based learning. The learning specialist assists in the planning and execution of curriculum and meets with small groups for literacy and math, and other areas as needed. Helps with student assessments, evaluations, and classroom management.

    Hours: This is a part-time position, 8:30am-12:00 pm Mon-Friday during the school year.

    Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred. K-6 classroom experience as a teacher preferred. Familiarity with progressive education, project-based, child-centered approach.Strong interpersonal relations, professionalism, strong attention to detail, sense of humor, ability to collaborate effectively with others.

    We are looking to fill this position immediately from now through June 2019.

  • Development & Outreach Associate: This position will support the fundraising, events and outreach efforts for the school. This person will work approximately 25 hours per week and will report to one of the school’s co-directors.

     Responsibilities: include but are not limited to managing the school’s donor database, creating, editing and proofing digital and hard copy materials, including press releases, letters and newsletters to promote events, school news, or other outreach, drafting, editing and proof-reading letters and correspondence related to fundraising and outreach; preparing, overseeing and executing mailings for fundraising and outreach; developing and executing media outreach plan for events and school new; and assisting in the management of 2 annual school events, including the school’s annual summer fundraiser. This person will also research new prospects and funding opportunities, assist with initial outreach and cultivation of potential donors, as well as and assist with stewardship of existing donor base.

    Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree, excellent writing skills, strong interpersonal relations, knowledge of and comfort with social media, professionalism, strong attention to detail, sense of humor.

For all open positions, please send a resume, letter of inquiry and 3 references  to

Peconic Community School actively seeks to grow the equity and diversity of our community in our admissions, programs, and hiring. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, ethnic origin, age, physical disability or sexual orientation in administration of our educational policies, hiring policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, athletics and other school-administered programs.