Current Faculty Openings

Adjunct Coaches

Northfield Mount Hermon, a secondary boarding school located in Western Massachusetts is actively recruiting adjunct coaches in the following areas:

  • Basketball

  • Outdoor Program 

  • Boys Varsity and JV Baseball Coach

  • Girls JV Softball Coach

  • Girls JV Lacrosse Coach

The successful applicant will have substantial experience in athletics as a coach preferably at the secondary school level or higher education.  Candidates must have excellent organizational and decision-making skills and demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Familiarity with rules and regulations of relevant athletic associations required. As an adjunct coach you may be asked to be available to students, colleagues, and parents for the necessary and sometimes unpredictable contacts that are an integral part of a boarding school program.  

Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in making a positive impact on the lives of adolescents and embrace the opportunity to work with a diverse community in a boarding school environment.  To apply for this position, please stop by the office of Human Resources to complete an application, or send or e-mail a cover letter and resume to:

Human Resources

Northfield Mount Hermon

One Lamplighter Way Mount Hermon, MA 01354

Phone: (413) 498-3229; Fax: (413) 498-3240


**Screening will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. **

Northfield Mount Hermon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Mathematics Teacher

Northfield Mount Hermon, an independent co-educational boarding school in western Massachusetts, seeks a dynamic individual to teach in a challenging secondary level mathematics program that ranges from first-year algebra through multivariable calculus, linear algebra, and number theory.  This position begins with the fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year.

The successful applicant will have at least a bachelor’s degree in mathematics or a related field (master’s preferred) with a background sufficient to teach at least through Calculus, ideally including Statistics; experience teaching mathematics (4-5 years), and a knowledge of and experience with curricular design and development.  Additional qualifications include strong interpersonal and communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, and experience using technology in the classroom, including graphing calculators, computer-based math applications and Google Apps for Education. Experience teaching computer science will be a plus for this position.  Knowledge of Robotics is desirable but not essential.

Candidates should also be familiar with boarding school life,  have a demonstrated interest in making a positive impact on the lives of adolescents, and experience in equity and inclusion work that supports a diverse community in a school environment.

Responsibilities of the position include a combination of classroom teaching, student advising, resident dormitory supervision, and coaching or equivalents.  Candidates who can coach an interscholastic team two out of three seasons are encouraged to apply.

Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, transcripts and two letters of reference to:

Office of the Dean of Faculty

Northfield Mount Hermon

One Lamplighter Way, Mt. Hermon, MA 01354

Phone: (413) 498-3432; Fax: (413) 498-3155

**Screening will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.**
Northfield Mount Hermon School is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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