Careers at Parker

IMG_4076Preferred candidates for faculty positions at Parker have a minimum of 2-4 years classroom experience (Pre-K through eighth grade) and a Master’s degree. Parker is a school committed to anti-bias education, and seeks candidates who actively affirm diversity in their teaching.

Parker is an equal opportunity employer. The School does not discriminate in hiring, promoting, compensating, or retaining any member of the faculty or staff on the basis of race, national or ethnic origin, religion, family structure, or any other classification protected by law in the administration of its hiring policies or any other school policy or program.

Current Openings

Robert C. Parker School seeks an experienced, warm, and engaging teacher for its combined first and second grade class. The 1-2 teacher instructs literacy, social studies, and math, with a project-based curriculum. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are a must. The 1-2 teacher works with colleagues such as the Spanish teacher, lower school science teacher, and other specialists for interdisciplinary studies, in keeping with the school mission. Ability to design project based and experiential learning is a must.

For all teaching positions, a Bachelor’s Degree is required; a Master’s Degree and experience in an independent school is preferred.​


Robert C. Parker School seeks two assistants for our preK classrooms and Beforecare program. The successful candidates will be warm and caring and have some experience working with young children. The ideal candidate has an associate’s degree or higher, in an education field, and/or experience working with young children in a school setting. One assistant position is from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm, and begins as the Beforecare teacher and then transitions to the PreK program at 8:15am. The second assistant begins at 8:15am and helps to transition PreK students to Aftercare from 3:30 to 3:45.

Our school is comprised of a dedicated, collaborative faculty, and an ability to see the PreK program as part of the whole school is important.

Resumes can be addressed or emailed to:

Head of School
Robert C. Parker School
4254 NY Route 43
North Greenbush, NY 12198

Or attach to an email sent to [email protected]
Please use your last name in each attachment: eg. SmithResume.pdf

Equal Opportunity

Robert C. Parker School is deeply committed to maintaining and strengthening a diverse student, family, and faculty population.  All members of the school community are accorded equal rights, privileges, programs and activities. Robert C. Parker School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, or disability in the administration of its educational policies, hiring policies, admission policies, financial aid programs, and athletic or other school-related programs.