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Carolina Day School, nestled in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, is an independent, Pre-K/12, secular, college preparatory school. CDS enrolls approximately 645 students across four divisions: Lower School (Pre-K/5), Key School (2-8, for students with language learning differences), Middle School (6-8), and Upper School (9-12). 

Working at Carolina Day School means being part of a strong community steeped in a passion for learning. We are committed to our students and families, and to each other. We recruit only the best and brightest for our team of professional educators and administrative staff. 

At Carolina Day, we are committed to building a faculty, student body, and school culture which reflect the diversity of the greater world around us. Diversity adds quality to our community by cultivating a richness of ideas, a broadening of perspectives and a respect for others. 

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Academic After-School Teachers

Grades 6-12 

The new CDS Academic After-school for Middle School and Upper School needs teachers! We are very excited to launch this new program for our students. There has been much excitement about the endless possibilities for classes and the ability for students to look at topics in more depth.

There will be three sessions which will each last four weeks. The dates are as follows:

  • Feb. 6th - March 3rd

  • March 6th - April 6th

  • April 10th - May 5th

The classes will run from 3:45 - 4:45 twice a week. The days which the classes will run is up to the discretion of the teacher.

Examples of classes available are: Banned Books, Musical Theatre Singing, Personal Finance, Algorithms and Spreadsheets, and Ecology. If there are disciplines and specific classes in which you are interesting in offering please include that in your application.

Each teacher would be responsible for the planning and running of the class during the session. The Director is available to help develop the course. Teachers will be paid a flat rate pay for each course they teach which will be based upon the intensity of outside work and within the class.

To apply please send resume, cover letter, sessions you would be available, and disciplines in which you are interested to Human Resources at Applications are due by Monday, January 23.

Summer Day Camp Teachers

Grades Pre-K/5
June 14-August 4, 2017
Monday-Friday 9a.m.-1 p.m. or 9 a.m.-3 a.m..
Each session lasts one week; teachers may opt for one or multiple weeks

These positions of responsibility are also fun and creative. Each year, our teachers propose day camp themes and programs based on their own passions and favorite topics. Some titles of popular past sessions include Bushcraft/Wilderness, Tour-d'Asheville (biking), Cooking for Fun, Digital Filmmaking, Projectile Science, All About Tolkien, Science & Magic of Harry Potter, Super Scientists (K-2), and Minecraft Animation.

Summer day camp employees are expected to act as positive, wholesome role models and teachers for each camper, and to work with all in a meaningful and rewarding way. The goal of CDS summer day camp is to provide campers with a supportive, fun, and enriching experience. 

To apply:
Submit a Carolina Day School application, dates of availability, and session proposals by Friday, December 16, 2016.

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CDS supports the National Association of Independent School's anti-discrimination policy - The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) has an institutional commitment to the principles of diversity. In that spirit, NAIS does not discriminate in violation of the law on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, sexual orientation, age, physical challenge, nation of origin, gender, or any other characteristic.

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