Employment

  • We hope you will consider joining our team. To find out more about us, take a look at the video below to see some of our faculty and staff in action in our schools. To view current job opportunities and to apply online, please follow this link.

     

    The Newton Public Schools offers its employees:

    • A competitive salary scale
    • A strong benefits package
    • An educational climate supportive of excellent teaching and high expectations of students and staff
    • A commitment to promote student achievement in innovative and creative ways
    • Opportunities for active participation in the school improvement process
    • A collegial work environment
    • Dedication to using technology as an instructional, communications, and management tool
    • A commitment to respecting and promoting diversity among the school community
    • A supportive, involved, and participatory community
    • Strong connections with local universities and colleges, including Boston College, Boston University, Harvard University, Lesley University, and Simmons College
    • An excellent Mentor/Induction program
    • An ongoing commitment to participation in the METCO Program
    • A broad-based system of professional development opportunities
    • Active support of the schools by the Newton Schools Foundation

    The Newton Public Schools seeks licensed teaching candidates who possess a strong academic background, a dedication to the craft of teaching and a commitment to high expectations for all students. Candidates need to exhibit a demonstrated understanding of:

    • standards-based education
    • multicultural education and active anti-racism
    • student learning styles and stages of developmental growth
    • varied teaching strategies and assessment methods
    • full-inclusion classrooms
    • instructional technology
    Educators hired by Newton Public Schools are required to hold a valid and appropriate license issued by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.  For more information on the licensure process, click here.