Current Openings

Thank you for visiting! Sun Valley Community School currently has openings for the following positions. Please scroll down for descriptions and full list of responsibilities and qualifications.  

  • Elementary Learning Specialist
  • Assistant Middle School Boys' Soccer Coach 
  • Varsity and JV Upper School Girls' Volleyball Coach

ELEMENTARY LEARNING SPECIALIST
Sun Valley Community School is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Elementary Learning Specialist to join the school’s existing staff for the 2019-20 school year. This is a full-time position, with benefits, beginning August 12, 2019. The successful candidate must have a love for working with a range of student ages, commensurate skills, and demonstrate a willing and flexible approach to education.

Responsibilities include conducting supported classroom sessions, evaluating and providing direct support and instruction to students with identified needs, and working to strategically support the general education faculty through the implementation of each enrolled student’s Accommodation Plan. 

QUALIFICATIONS
The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to connect with students and communicate clearly, and in a timely manner, with students, faculty, and parents. Candidates also should understand and embrace the unique Community School culture of a small independent school in a mountain resort town. Above all, the successful candidate must be flexible, dynamic, and able to work collaboratively. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree, experience working with students with learning differences, and be able to work across multiple grade levels. 

Interested candidates should electronically send a cover letter, resume, and at least two letters of reference to:

Sun Valley Community School
c/o Sam Herrick
Middle School Head
PO Box 2118
Sun Valley, ID 83353
sherrick@communityschool.org

ASSISTANT MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS' SOCCER COACH

Sun Valley Community School is seeking an experienced Assistant Middle School Boys' Soccer Coach for the Middle School boys' team. Qualified applicants must be detail oriented, flexible, and dependable. Valid drivers license and background check required. This is part-time position with no benefits that runs late August through mid-October. Interested candidates should send an electronic cover letter and resumé, by Monday, June 24 to:

Richard Whitelaw, Director of Athletics
Sun Valley Community School
rwhitelaw@communityschool.org.

UPPER SCHOOL GIRLS' VARSITY & JV VOLLEYBALL COACH
Sun Valley Community School is seeking an experienced Varsity Volleyball Coach and a Junior Varsity Volleyball Coach for the Upper School girls' teams. Qualified applicants must be detail oriented, flexible, and dependable. Valid drivers license and background check required. This is part-time position with no benefits that runs mid-August through mid-October.

Interested candidates should send an electronic cover letter, resumé, and at least two letters of reference by Monday, June 17 to:
 
Richard Whitelaw, Director of Athletics
Sun Valley Community School
rwhitelaw@communityschool.org

My colleagues inspire me daily; from their creative ideas in the classroom to their seemingly superhuman passions outside of the classroom. It is such a healthy and positive group of adults to be around.

Naomi Goldberg, Eighth Grade Team

 

Sun Valley Community School is an equal opportunity employer. The school encourages, seeks, and will employ applicants the school deems qualified for the position sought, regardless of age, ethnic background, nationality, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identification, or physical ability, with reasonable accommodation to fulfill the responsibilities of the position.