Careers

Chatham Hall offers a warm and collegial atmosphere for teaching professionals, administrators, and staff. We are a community of rich traditions focused on contributing to helping students step into their power and illuminate their worlds.

Chatham Hall seeks energetic faculty and staff who are passionate about working with students and helping them to develop as learners. We work in a dynamic setting with colleagues who strive to provide the best student experience possible.

For many faculty members, Chatham Hall is not just a school or job, but also a home. With 93% of students living on campus, the majority of faculty do the same to support our 24-hour community and take advantage of the benefits of living where you work.

Our students join us from all over the world, and we seek a faculty and staff base to welcome and support them in every facet of their experience. Successful employees contribute to and are committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices, show the ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations, and create an inclusive work environment.






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Faculty Positions

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Administrative/Staff Positions

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  • School Store & Mailroom Coordinator

    This position is responsible for the successful operation of the School Store. The coordinator’s role includes overseeing the School store, working with others, and providing service to students, faculty, staff, and other constituents. The coordinator will also plan to provide new inventories and services that will benefit the Chatham Hall community in partnership with the relevant Chatham Hall staff. The School store coordinator also oversees the use and condition of the Niche. Additionally, this role oversees Chatham Hall’s mailroom.
     
    RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Maintains the School store during the regular school year and opening the School store for special School events. 
    • Maintains a positive and helpful attitude with students, faculty, and staff.
    • Oversees the day-to-day operation of the Niche student area.
    Merchandise/Profitability/Record-Keeping
    • Manages and operates the School store at Chatham Hall, including its online store component and associated shipping.
    • Ensures inventories and pricing are adequate for student, faculty, staff, and alumnae needs, in concert with the Assistant Director of Communications regarding spirit items.
    • Orders all merchandise inventoried in the School store, in concert with the Assistant Director of Communications regarding spirit items. 
    • Solicits input from students, faculty, and staff regarding items to stock and new items to add to the inventory.
    • Oversees the sale of Alumnae Council merchandise.
    • Performs monthly inventories.
    • Prepares monthly sales reports for the Business Office.
    Mail/Shipping
    • Manage all packages being received and shipped. These include but are not limited to UPS, FedEx, and other ground services.
    • Manages the distribution of the School’s incoming and outgoing mail. 

    To apply, read the full job description and send your resume to Dean of Students Marin Miller.



For Applicants

Benefits
Chatham Hall offers a competitive benefits package for full-time faculty and staff, including:
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Medical & Dental insurance
  • Vacation, Sick, & Personal time
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Supplemental Insurance Policies
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Tuition Remission (for eligible children of employees to attend Chatham Hall)
  • Housing Benefit (applicable to certain positions)
  • Free Meals from the Dining Hall (while School is in session)



Application Process
If selected, those applying for faculty positions can expect to receive an initial email from the Dean of Academics expressing interest in continuing the process. During COVID, a Zoom interview with the Dean will be followed by a robust set of virtual interviews with key people at the School, including students. Additional interviews and visits may be scheduled as needed. Teaching candidates may be asked to teach a class.

Those applying for staff positions can expect to participate in a phone interview followed by an in-person interview if selected as a finalist for the position.



Living in Chatham
The Town of Chatham is quaint, warm, and small, boasting 1,300 residents and the friendliness of its citizens. Chatham Hall faculty and students alike enjoy walking to Main St. for a coffee, meal, or shopping excursion. Uniquely positioned, Chatham enjoys close proximity to Charlottesville, Lynchburg, Roanoke, the Raleigh/Durham Research Triangle, and Greensboro. Check out our Visit & Stay page to learn more about the area.

Many faculty members are able to live on campus or locally in housing provided by the School. For those looking to put down roots, the affordable housing market in the area offers opportunities to buy. Come enjoy beautiful southwest Virginia!

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