Careers at Far Hills

Working at Far Hills Country Day School

Our faculty and staff are the heart and soul of our school. They come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences, and their diverse interests and talents create a vibrant professional climate where their work is more than a mere job. All of our faculty and staff share a passion for helping children learn and grow. We seek employees who view learning as a life-long pursuit, embrace a child-centered approach to teaching, and who celebrate community.

All positions will remain open to application until filled.
Far Hills Country Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All applicants must fill out the FH Employment Application Form.

After School Extended Day Assistant Supervisor

Part Time

3–6 p.m.

The Assistant Supervisor reports to the Director of Auxiliary Programs. Experience working with children ages PreK through Grade 2 is highly encouraged. They are responsible for planning and supervising a developmentally appropriate Extended Day Care program. The candidate must provide leadership and supervision to extended day staff and children at all times, and serve as a positive role model.

A state of NJ background check and a completed FH Employment Application Form is required. Questions? Please contact Brian Junger at 908-766-0622 or bjunger@fhcds.org.

After School Extended Day Counselors

Part time
3–6 p.m.

Far Hills is looking for an energetic, reliable, flexible and fun personalities to work with children varying in ages PreK through Grade 8. We provide homework assistance, game-play, arts and crafts, science projects, cooking, and more. Experience working with children is a plus.

A state of NJ background check and a completed FH Employment Application Form is required. Questions? Please contact Brian Junger at 908-766-0622 or bjunger@fhcds.org.

Facilities Assistant

Far Hills Country Day School in Far Hills, New Jersey is seeking a Facilities Assistant to work 40 hours per week. The ideal candidate should live within a 30-minute radius of the school campus. This position is responsible for supporting the routine care and maintenance of our buildings and campus.

Helpful skills are: basic knowledge of mechanics, plumbing, electrical, and carpentry, and the ability to perform lawn mowing and snow removal, athletic field maintenance duties, and event preparation for many types of school functions. Our Facilities staff is willing to train the right candidate on a provisional basis. (The terms of which will be discussed with the applicant.) Strong interpersonal and communications skills and a positive disposition a must.

Ideal applicant is able to work a flexible schedule around the needs and events of the school year. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Must have a valid New Jersey driver’s license in good standing. Background check is required.

Far Hills Country Day School is an independent PreK–Grade 8 School.

All applicants must fill out the FH Employment Application Form.

Substitute Teachers

A substitute teacher instructs students in the absence of their regularly appointed teachers. He/she typically follows the lesson plans of the teacher and maintains an excellent learning environment for the students, including normal classroom practices.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Act as a replacement for absent teacher, instructing students and fulfilling teacher's duties that day
  • Uphold the practices and procedures of the classroom and the school
  • Act as a caring role model and informed teacher

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Enthusiasm for teaching children
  • Excellent collaboration skills
  • Knowledge of independent schools

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree
  • Some experience working with children

All applicants must fill out the FH Employment Application Form.