Careers at Gann Academy

Gann Academy is excited to welcome YOU to our team of outstanding, collaborative, motivated educators and administrators!

Mission driven, with a focus on teamwork, reflection, and growth, Gann Academy welcomes diversity, innovation, and creativity when searching for the right candidate for our school. Gann is committed to a diverse professional community. Professional engagement with diversity and multiculturalism informs both our pedagogy and our programming.

Professional Development

See a conference that looks interesting? Want to join a professional association related to your position or field of expertise? Or to engage with like-minded peers to discuss new ideas? Professional development is available for all Gann employees! The school welcomes and encourages all employees to engage in their own personal and professional development throughout their career at Gann.

Our faculty and staff have traveled all over the world to participate in collaborative learning with other schools and organizations and have created and maintained incredible relationships with colleagues and counterparts internationally and nationwide.

For educators, Gann offers faculty mentors, faculty rounds, and a consistent focus on teaching and learning to ensure ongoing development and stimulation.

Gann also offers employees the opportunity to participate in ongoing personal development and mentoring programs through internal programming and guest speakers and consultants.

Connections
Here is a highlight of just a few of the organizations, memberships, and opportunities to which our employees belong or in which they have participated.
• National Association of Independent Schools
• Association of Independent Schools of New England
• NEASC
• Prizmah Center for Jewish Day Schools
• Society of Human Resource Management
• National Business Officers Association
• National Association of Development Professionals
• Partnership with Tatske School in India
• Facing History and Ourselves
• Wexner Fellowship
• Harvard Workshops
• AJC Global Forum
• Jewish History Conference at Brandeis
• New England Association of Jewish Libraries
• Research for Better Teaching
• Boston Area Independent School College Counseling Association
 
Extensive Benefits Package
Gann Academy offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package featuring generous time off policies for everything from vacation time to parental leave. We celebrate both Jewish and secular holidays, and close by 2:35 on Fridays (1:35 in winter) to give all employees an opportunity to celebrate Shabbat or get an early start to their weekend.

Retirement, Health and Dental insurance, Wellness Plan, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance, and Long and Short Term Disability are just a few of the benefits offered to eligible employees upon day one of joining the Gann community.

Hungry? Gann has a full-service kosher dairy dining hall complete with fresh salad bar, panini press sandwiches, daily soups, hot bar, snacks, and an amazing array of drinks including free coffee, hot cocoa, and tea for employees.

Gann offers an attractive physical environment with bright spaces, free parking, and extensive fitness facilities available for our faculty and staff. It is conveniently located off of Route 128 just 8 miles from downtown Boston.

Colleagues and Community

Perhaps most of all, Gann offers a community of smart, collaborative and compassionate professionals—people who care about their work, their school, and their colleagues. We help one another learn, solve problems, and have fun. Consistently, Gann professionals tout the support and teamwork of their colleagues as a unique highlight of their Gann experience, and one in which Gann is different from any other school or community. Come find out for yourself!

Gann Academy is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all employees without regard to race, color, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, age, gender, sexual orientation or physical disability.
  • GANN ACADEMY
  • 333 Forest Street
  • Waltham, MA 02452
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