Employment Opportunities

Head Teacher: Part time and Full time Opportunities in our Toddler and 3-5 year old Montessori Program:

Are you looking to work with colleagues who are passionate about the education of young children and the Montessori philosophy? If so, you have come to the right place! Alcott School is a warm, nurturing, supportive environment that promotes the development of children in all aspects of learning. We have several positions available: Part time: Monday-Friday, 8:00-12:30 in our Dobbs Ferry location, Full time: Monday-Friday, 8:15-3:45 in our Scarsdale location. Start in September 2021. A degree in Early Childhood Education (Bachelor’s and/or Masters’) or child related field along with Montessori Certification for children at our toddler level and 3-5 year old level is required. Classroom experience is a plus. Please send your cover letter and resume and state the position you are interested in to: Pamela Serra, Director of Montessori, paserra@alcottschool.org.

Summer Opportunity for Head Teachers and Teacher’s Assistant: Alcott is searching for experienced teachers and assistants to lead our summer program of fun. The curriculum will include lots of outdoor time, water play, games, art, music, cooking and much more! The program will be located at both our locations: Dobbs Ferry and Scarsdale. We are offering a variety of schedules for toddlers and 3-5 year olds. In Dobbs Ferry: half day for both toddlers and 3-5 year olds. In Scarsdale: half day for toddlers and half day and full day for 3-5 year olds. Requirements for a Head Teacher are: several years’ experience in working with young children as well as a CDA, Bachelor’s Degree or a Masters’ Degree in Early Childhood Education or child related field. A Montessori certification would be a plus. Requirements for a Teacher’s Assistance: experience working with young children. The summer program dates are July 6-Aug 13 with set up dates of July 1 & 2. Please state the position you are interested in and send your cover letter and resume to: Pamela Serra, Director of Montessori, paserra@alcottschool.org

Great Opportunity for a School Nurse at the Alcott School

Alcott School is seeking a Part-Time School Nurse for our growing Health Services department. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assessment of children's health care needs, maintaining health care plans, administration and maintenance of emergency medication, monitoring health care records of children, and providing guidance for staff and parents in regard to child health concerns. The school nurse will be expected to work Monday-Friday 25 hours per week (9:00-2:00 pm) and will follow the school and program calendar. Candidates must have a NYS License as a Registered Professional Nurse. Experience in pediatrics or as a school nurse is required.  Please email cover letter and resume to MBellas@alcottschool.org


Substitutes The Alcott School is looking for teacher assistant substitutes to work full days or half days.  Substitutes are scheduled as needed and are paid on a per diem basis. 

For our Scarsdale location contact Debra Frank : 914 472 4404 or send your resume to DFrank@alcottschool.org.  
For our Dobbs Ferry location contact Alex Kulpa: 914 693 4443  or send your resume to  AKulpa@alcottschool.org