Current opportunities:

Substitute Teacher

If you are interested in substituting at Harbor Country Day, please send your cover letter and resume to the Head of School, John Cissel, jcissel@hcdsny.org.

Bus Driver

We are in need of an experienced, per diem bus driver. Must be available between the hours of 8:15am and 3pm. Trip lengths vary. Possession of a class B or C license with PS endorsements required. If interested, please email hgiffuni@hcdsny.org.


Working at Harbor

Whether engaged as a teacher, administrator, or part of our campus staff, working at Harbor Country Day School is a rewarding experience that will be cherished for a lifetime.

At Harbor, faculty and staff contribute as important members of the small academic community. Our faculty and staff share educational values, and are singularly focused on creating a unique and comprehensive educational experience for students. Community and common values are the cornerstones of Harbor’s program. The school concentrates on developing the person as a whole, and therefore strives to model both ethical behavior and the best teaching practices. We teach by example as well as through instruction and, in this sense, all staff members are teachers, regardless of what particular job each might have.

Professional Development

All staff members of the Harbor community are encouraged to pursue professional growth. Harbor teachers, in particular, find ample opportunities for furthering their education and honing their skills. Attending NYSAIS and NAIS conferences, graduate degree studies at local universities, working committee meetings, and full faculty meetings, all represent opportunities for developing skills and furthering professional development goals.

Benefits

In addition to competitive salaries, full-time faculty and staff members receive various benefits including TIAA-CREF, health insurance, life insurance, tuition remission, and tuition reimbursement towards continuing education. Current position openings are listed above. For information on these positions or other employment opportunities at Harbor Country Day School, contact the Head of School, at 631-584-5555 or by email at employment@hcdsny.org.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Harbor Country Day School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, creed, citizenship, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, marital status, veteran's status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

A Week in Pictures

Quote of the Day

"I just want to tell you we've had a great year. The teachers are so creative and he's learned so naturally. I've loved our preschool here. They've really cemented his love of learning. That's part of his personality but also, that's what they've fostered here."

—Current Parent

Quote of the Day

As I dropped my kids off this morning and proceeded to take a flight, I never had a moment's pause about leaving them in the care of the school while I was beyond their reach. That kind of trust is priceless.

—Current Parent

Quote of the Day

"Harbor Country Day is all about educating the whole child with teachers and staff who care, small classes that stimulate thought, and a community focused on children's character and leadership development."

—Parent

Quote of the Day

"Students are nurtured as they move through our school,allowing them to feel safe and supported by our staff. As a result, they not only gain the mastery of the basic skills presented in our challenging core and co-curricular offerings, but are also enabled to think creatively and work collaboratively to effectively solve problems that come their way- skills essential for success in the 21st century."

—Mr. Joe Ferber, Former Interim Head of School

Quote of the Day

"The field trips, class sizes, curriculum and mentoring nature of the community, forged for me a foundation that I rely on today and every day. Some of the best things in my life have come from my Harbor experience."

—Andrew, Alumnus

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