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We want to meet you

Sanford is always looking for talented faculty and staff. We encourage candidates to send us their resume and cover letter throughout the calendar year. Often we do not know which subject areas/grade levels will be open for any given year, however, Sanford welcomes the opportunity to meet you.

Please send your materials to: positions@sanfordschool.org

Employment Opportunities

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  • Instrumental/General Music position

    Sanford School has a full-time opening in instrumental/general music for the 2020-21 school year. Duties include group lessons on all band instruments and full ensemble rehearsals for grades 4-8. Additionally, various general music classes for Lower School and Middle School, so a strong general music background is preferred.  Please send a letter of interest and resume to Jeff Molush, Performing Arts Chair, at positions@sanfordschool.org.
  • Sanford Van Driver

    Sanford School has an immediate opening for a school van driver with a valid driver's license. The successful candidate will have experience driving a bus or passenger van as well as working with children. Drivers must be available for a morning and possibly an afternoon/evening shift. Drivers are responsible for operating a school van and transporting school-aged children and other authorized personnel safely and efficiently over specific routes to and from school. Potential driver candidates will need to pass a background check, drug testing, and driving record report.  Candidates please send a letter of interest with resume or experiene to: positions@sanfordschool.org.
  • Upper School Math Teacher

    Interested candidates should send a letter of application addressing qualifications for the position, the names of at least three references, and a complete resume to: positions@sanfordschool.org attn: Abbi Smith, Head of Upper School, Sanford School, 6900 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707. Please, refrain from calling.
  • After-School Program Staff Member

    Sanford School is seeking an energetic, flexible and creative individual to work in its after-school program 5-days each week from 2:45 PM–5:15 PM. This program provides after-school care for lower and middle school students on school days (Extended School Days) and during school holidays and breaks (Extended Holidays). The After-School Program staff members are also involved with After School Enrichment Activities (ASEPs).  

    Visit the Before & After-School Care page for more information on our programs.

    Please send a letter of interest and resume to Melissa Bollman at bollmanm@sanfordschool.org
  • Nursing Substitutes

    Sanford School's nurse provides care to our students in PreK through Grade 12. 
    We are looking to build our pool of substitutes for our school nurse position, for both planned and unplanned days off. We are seeking current, licensed RN's with pediatric experience and knowledge of food allergies, asthma and type 1 diabetes care.
    If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please contact Jennifer Conway at conwayj@sanfordschool.org.

Our Mission

Sanford School identifies and develops the intellectual and creative talents of a diverse group of students. Within a caring and supportive college preparatory environment, students are encouraged and challenged to achieve their finest in academics, athletics and the arts. Our ultimate goal is to teach students to live humanely within the Sanford community in order to prepare them to meet the demands and responsibilities of the future in the broader world.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Sanford’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is best stated in our board approved Statement of Diversity:

Throughout the school’s history, Sanford has celebrated and respected the unique talents of our community members. We continue to create an inclusive, nurturing environment that instills a healthy respect for differences. Sanford values diversity at our core, including, but not limited to: culture, ethnicity, race, spirituality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, learning styles, socio-economic status, and interests. Check out our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion page for more information.
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Our faculty and staff say…

Sanford School is an equal opportunity employer and abides by all federal, state, and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and fair employment practices. The school is committed to employment and personnel policies and practices that provide equal employment and advancement to all qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, age, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender, disability, genetic profile, national origin, ethnic background, sexual orientation, military service or citizenship or other protected category.

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