After School Program Teacher

Faculty / Part-Time

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School, Cambridge, MA

Reporting to: After School Lead Teacher

BB&N is seeking an After School Program Teacher for the 2021-2022 academic year. The After School Program Teacher is one of a team of teachers that works with school-age children (ages 4-13) on the Lower School campus, and is responsible for the day to day activities in our After School Program. The teacher will work to implement age appropriate activities, and to provide a caring environment where children are safe and secure.

Responsibilities also include:

• Working as a team member with other After School Teachers
• Reporting and working with the Lead Teacher
• Share in planning, implementing and cleaning-up activities
• Daily activities, including art projects, baking and cooking, physical activities on playground, reading, music, and games
• Maintain an orderly physical environment, which promotes growth and development of children
• Help foster and facilitate play between children
• Develop and maintain a safe and supportive environment that responds to and supports the needs of each child
• Monitor school yard play to ensure safety
• Perform other duties as required

Hours for this position are 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm on Wednesdays.


High School Diploma or GED preferred. In addition, the After School Lead Teacher will demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Experience working with and nurturing children
  • Good observation and communication skills with young children and adults
  • Willing to be flexible to meet unanticipated needs
  • Motivated to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work in collegial manner with people at all levels of the organization
  • Confidential approach to the handling of privileged information
  • Respect and use of appropriate information channels
  • Problem resolution, willingness to find new solutions and share ideas in a constructive way

To Apply

Please upload your Cover Letter, Resume, and Reference List.

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, gender identity, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any non-job related physical or mental disability. We welcome candidates who will increase our diversity; we encourage candidates of color and all diverse candidates to apply.

Buckingham Browne & Nichols Schools takes the health and safety of its community members very seriously. Because we serve students, many of whom are not eligible for vaccination due to their age, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus with the Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment. Documentation showing vaccination status will be required as part of the application process.

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

Cambridge, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender