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Employment Opportunities

Northfield Mount Hermon is an independent, coeducational college-preparatory school in western Massachusetts, with approximately 635 boarding and day students in grades 9 through 12, plus a postgraduate year.

NMH employs approximately 130 people in teaching and administrative faculty positions and more than 160 in staff positions. Some jobs are year-round; others offer an academic-year schedule or are part time. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds who support the school’s mission to engage the intellect, compassion, and talents of our students, empowering them to act with humanity and purpose.

NMH offers competitive wages and a generous benefits package that includes retirement, health coverage, and life insurance plans; paid vacation; and holiday and sick leaves. Free lunch is provided in our dining hall during working hours while school is in session. 


Office of Human Resources
Northfield Mount Hermon
One Lamplighter Way
Mount Hermon, MA 01354

Phone: 413-498-3229
fax: 413-498-3240

Northfield Mount Hermon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Available Positions


  • UPenn Residency Program
U Penn Residency Program

U Penn Residency Program

The University of Pennsylvania's Penn Residency Master's in Teaching program is a groundbreaking collaboration between the Penn Graduate School of Education and a consortium of the nation's leading Boarding Schools. With an innovative and comprehensive curriculum designed specifically for the boarding schools' unique setting, the program provides aspiring teachers an opportunity to receive a master's degree in education in concert with the exceptional fellowship programs offered by participating schools.

The application consists of a personal statement, resume, transcript, and three letters of recommendation (one of which should be from a college professor who knows your work).

We have completed hiring fellows for the 20232024 academic year. 

Questions should be directed to:

Dean of Faculty
Office of Faculty Recruitment
Northfield Mount Hermon
One Lamplighter Way
Mount Hermon, MA 01354

413-498-3432 |