The Buckley School seeks faculty members who are well-trained in their discipline and care deeply about the growth and development of boys. Candidates should be committed to contributing to the development of each student and to the School both inside and outside of the classroom. Qualifications vary depending upon the position. The Buckley School seeks teachers with varied interests and talents outside their classroom subject to add to the overall strength of our program. 

Buckley believes in offering professional development opportunities for its teachers and staff members to learn both from their colleagues as well as from formal programs held outside the School. New Buckley teachers are afforded the opportunity to participate in an extensive orientation process that introduces them to the School, its culture and traditions. In addition to introductory meetings with department heads, administrators and the full staff in the late summer and early fall, faculty members are paired with mentor teachers who support and guide them through their first year at the School. 

Current Openings:

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  • Communications Manager

    Position Overview:
    An integral member of the Development Office, the Communications Manager works full-time and reports to the Director of Development, as well as to the School’s Director of Communications. The primary responsibility of this position is to capture, create, distribute, and manage content for the School’s internal and external communities and to oversee all Development Office communications. This person will also work closely with the Admissions Office and the School’s senior administration.

    Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Writing/Editing: Write, edit, and proofread all external communications and publications 
    • Digital and Print Storytelling: Identify, create, and write news and feature stories across multiple platforms, including school website, and bi-annual print magazine
    • Buckley Brief: Curate the weekly e-newsletter
    • School Photographer and Reporter: Attend classes, student presentations and activities, and community events in order to gather stories; capture and coordinate photographs and video while maintaining a finger on the pulse of the community
    • Social Media: Manage the School’s social media platforms 
    • Content Management: Organize and routinely update school website as well as digital and physical archives
    • Student Publications: Manage student publications such as the yearbook, including collection of information, editing and overseeing the student committee
    • Designer: Create flyers, posters and other materials for various departments
    General Responsibilities:
    • Attend relevant school activities and occasional morning, evening, and weekend academic, social, or informational events
    • Participate in all Development and Admissions Office events, as well as school-wide events and meetings
    • Assist with duties including the reception desk and supervising school lunch weekly
    • Attend professional development workshops as needed
    • Stay on top of best practices in school communications
    Qualifications Required:
    • Bachelor’s degree (minimum) in communications, English or related field
    • Professional communications experience preferred but not required
    • Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
    • Experience with photography, videography, and social media for digital storytelling
    • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment and recognize what is in the best interest of the School
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, including a good sense of humor
    Success Factors / Job Competencies:
    • Execute responsibilities efficiently and accurately, while adhering to deadlines
    • Demonstrate ability to collaborate professionally and positively with colleagues across departments and constituencies
    • Exhibit sound judgment related to confidential conversations, projects, and information related to the School or any of its constituents, including effective communication regarding such matters to the appropriate individuals
    • Display initiative, personal motivation, a willingness to take on responsibilities beyond those explicitly defined, and an ability to learn new and established procedures
    Platforms used:
    • Adobe Suite (Photoshop, InDesign), Canva, Blackbaud, Mailchimp, iMovie, Finalcut (Should be comfortable with using or learning to use these platforms) 

    TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter addressing your interest in this position, resumé, writing sample, and three references to jobs@buckleyschool.org.  Please include “Communications Manager” in the subject line.  No calls please.
Please submit a cover letter and résumé via e-mail to jobs@buckleyschool.org. Please put the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line of your email.  No phone calls, please.
The Buckley School is an equal opportunity employer. Buckley does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, marital status, creed, sexual orientation, ethnicity, carrier status or any other characteristic protected by law.  The Buckley School actively seeks diversity in its faculty and student body.