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North Branch School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is continually seeking to diversify its staff.

If we do not have a position listed for an age group with which you are experienced, please feel free to submit a resume for us to keep on file. We turn to our files first when a position becomes available. Mail to:                       

Smith Coleman, North Branch School, 221 Mickens Road, Afton VA  22920

Current Openings:

  • Combined 3rd- & 4th-Grade (Juniors) Teacher:  North Branch School is looking for a qualified applicant interested in working with 3rd- and 4th-graders, in a dynamic, project-based learning environment. This is a two-year, part-time opportunity to train with an experienced, creative team of teachers in preparation for taking over a full-time position teaching Language Arts, Reading, and Humanities, along with general Homeroom duties. As a team of three, the Juniors teachers hold the structure of the entire 3rd-4th cohort. Responsibilities are divided equally and done cooperatively as skills and availability apply. On-the-job mentoring and training regarding curriculum creation and delivery, pedagogy, classroom management, and communicating with parents. Please your resume to
  • Combined 5th and 6th grade (“Seniors”) Teacher for Humanities and Language Arts.

    North Branch School is looking for a qualified candidate to teach Humanities and Language Arts.  The post includes both reading and writing time, and may also include offering Elective classes on an area of interest or expertise, leading an Advisory Group, which meets to discuss a variety of timely topics,  homeroom and checkout each morning and afternoon, and could include Games/Skills classes. Some classes combine age groups and a successful candidate would be comfortable structuring lessons and formatting projects to incorporate both grade levels. 

    The candidate would hold parent conferences along with teammates in November, and write progress reports in February and end-of-year reports in June. Team meetings are at lunch once a week.  Friday Folder notes are written on a rotation with the other Senior teachers. Biweekly staff meetings after school hours are required, as are recess and lunch duties during the week.

    This post has been both a four and five day position, and both are considered full time. Please your resume to


  • Substitute Teachers:  North Branch School seeks qualified substitute teachers for preschool – 8th grade. Please submit your resume and indicate the age groups with which you have experience and/or training to