Faculty Openings

Northfield Mount Hermon is dedicated to excellence in teaching and holds high academic standards for its faculty.

Check current faculty openings.

Of the approximately 100 teaching faculty members, 70 percent hold advanced degrees; their average teaching experience is 20 years. Applicants should be able to contribute to all aspects of the school community, as reflected by the normal faculty workload that includes a combination of classroom teaching, student advising, coaching, and dormitory supervision.

Applicants should be committed to making a positive impact on the lives of adolescents, willing to embrace the challenges of boarding-school life, and excited about innovative methods in secondary education. Candidates should possess a demonstrated interest in making a positive impact on the lives and learning of adolescents, experience in diversity work, and an eagerness to work with a diverse student body in a boarding-school environment.

For more information about faculty opportunities, please contact:

Office of Faculty Recruitment
Northfield Mount Hermon
One Lamplighter Way
Mount Hermon, MA 01354
Ph: 413-498-3432
Fax: 413-498-3240
Faculty_Recruitment@nmhschool.org

Northfield Mount Hermon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A bird's eye view

Rob Werner ’79

This environmental lobbyist wants to talk to you about climate change.

Tabatha Collins

Struggling in a class doesn't mean that you are not good at it.

Camryn Crocker

I ask myself, “What would I want if I were a student here?”

Gretel Schatz

I want dance students to engage their own memory and intellect.

Hugh Silbaugh

"I’m a teacher and a dean. Teaching always comes first."

Becca Malloy

Science isn't just talk, but it certainly helps.

Mary Hefner

I love teaching AP Bio. The kids are highly motivated.

Eugene

“The best thing about NMH is the connections you make.” 

Connor

“NMH challenges students to innovate and persevere while keeping in mind the effects of our actions on the community."

Taneyah

“This community gives me the resources to grow as a student and discover passions I never knew I had.” 

Anna

“I am confident in myself and my abilities to succeed, thanks to NMH.”

Miles

"I love the freedom I have to explore what I am passionate about."

Leighlani

"NMH gives us space to experiment and gradually to grow into ourselves."

Noah

"I noticed how welcoming everyone was when I first came to campus.”

Ayleen

“The first step to excelling at NMH is embracing your own individuality.” 

Tayhee

“I appreciate the bond faculty and students have at NMH.”

Marissa

"The community at NMH is unlike any I’ve ever known, and for that I am grateful.”

Olivia

"NMH allows me to be myself in the classroom and ensures I am an articulate, curious, and courageous student.”

Aksorn

“I was initially surprised by how relaxed, yet academic, the environment is."

Maggie

Dance has taken this creative learner on an artistic journey. 

Xiaoxian (Lily)

 “My teachers told me to use my own voice, and they pushed me to think about what I really believed in.”

Abby

"The curriculum here is hard, but it’s the right amount of hard."

Ngone

“The academics are extremely rigorous, but because of the way teachers present things, it’s like, ‘I have school today!’”

Eli
Eli

“The learning you can do in a study-abroad program can outweigh anything else you can do even at a school like this.” 

Kevin

“NMH encouraged me to explore new things, try everything, and see what’s best for me.”

Isabella

“You’ll always find a place here as long as you just be yourself.”

Melvin

“There is a community here that cares about you.”