Job Opportunities

The New Century School, established in 2007, is located in the heart of Fell’s Point in Baltimore, Maryland. Our educational approach combines language-learning and multiculturalism with inquiry and discovery within a mixed-age/mixed-grade small classroom setting.

How to Apply to The New Century School

Interested applicants should please submit a cover letter and résumé to employment@thenewcenturyschool.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Immersion Teacher (Mandarin Chinese)

For details about this full-time position teaching students from Kindergarten to 7th grade, please view the job description.

After Care Director

The New Century School is currently seeking a director for our after care school program. This is an immediate opening, and the hours are 9:30 am–6:15 pm, M–F. Our well-established community supports families by offering safe and interesting after-school activities for children ages 2–12 years. The program also includes a summer day camp in July and August.

The Director leads a dedicated staff that offers structure, recreational play, interactive learning, and enrichment classes while ensuring the children’s safety and care.

In addition to planning and co-leading the program, responsibilities include:

1. Supervision of staff and administrative operation of the program
2. Managing day-to-day operations
3. Ensuring a safe, caring, age-appropriate learning environment
4. Communicating with families/parents
5. Collaboratively recruit and interview qualified staff

Qualifications include significant prior experience in childcare programs, ability to relate well to children and adults, administrative skills and effective staff supervision. The job is perfect for someone who loves children, flourishes in a family-type atmosphere, and longs to make a positive impact on children’s lives—a self-starter who thrives in a team environment.

For consideration, please submit a cover letter and résumé to employment@thenewcenturyschool.com; include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Receptionist/Front Desk

The New Century School is seeking a professional and motivated individual to fill an opportunity as a full-time Receptionist. The ideal candidate will be a quick-study with excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and a can-do attitude.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Serve as the first point of contact for visitors and families
  • Professionally answer and direct incoming phone calls to the appropriate parties
  • Provide administrative support to teachers and school administration
  • Handle incoming mail
  • Check students in and out during the day
  • Maintain accurate school records

Qualifications Include:

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Positive and helpful attitude
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Previous experience working in a high-end customer service–driven environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Google Apps (email, docs, sheets, calendar)

For consideration, please submit a cover letter and résumé to employment@thenewcenturyschool.com; include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Other Ongoing Openings

• Preschool teachers with a 90-hour MSDE certification and at least 1 year’s experience working in a preschool environment. Mandarin Chinese and/or Spanish-speaking skills are a plus.

• After Care instructors for preschool- and/or elementary school–aged students with at least 1 year’s experience with either age group.

• Substitute teachers with a bachelor’s degree or higher for elementary and middle school classes. Preschool teachers with classroom experience are invited to apply.

For consideration, please submit a résumé with a letter of interest to employment@thenewcenturyschool.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.