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Carroll School actively seeks employees who are dedicated to supporting the educational needs of children with language-based learning disabilities, such as dyslexia.

Carroll School offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as professional development opportunities. Carroll School is an equal opportunity employer.

Be sure to visit our website at a later date to learn about future opportunities.

Current Employment Opportunities

Director of Communications

Position Summary:

The Director of Communications will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic and integrated communications program. The Director will create and manage a school-wide communications plan as well as manage the School’s website, produce and distribute various types of electronic and print publications and oversee all social media. The Director is a key member of the school’s leadership team and will partner with Development, Admissions, the Parents’ Association, and Division Heads as well as other key constituents in the School, to support all marketing and communication efforts.


  • Ensure consistency of brand and messaging across all media
  • Oversee the launch and content management of the new website
  • Produce electronic and print publications that support the enrollment and development efforts of the School, including Annual Fund and capital campaign materials, newsletters, and marketing/ad campaigns
  • Create and implement a social media plan that provides appropriate engagement opportunities for the development and admissions efforts of the School
  • Create and publish news stories via social media/website that promote accomplishments of students, faculty, and alumni
  • Proof and edit institutional publications
  • Support Parents’ Association communications
  • Plan and oversee communications budget
  • Explore and respond to changes in social media outlets to promote Carroll
  • Serve as liaison with printers, photographers and other vendors
  • Manage organization of photo/video/web archives


  • Bachelor’s Degree with communications and integrated marketing experience
  • Experience managing various electronic communications platforms: deep digital experience with proficiency in current web technology, social media and video platforms.
  • Website management (design, analytics, content management)
  • Experience managing a brand and messaging across all media
  • Excellent writing, design, editing and proofreading skills
  • Strong video and photography skills
  • People and project management skills
  • Willingness to work in a flexible environment which may include off hour events
  • Prior experience in an educational environment preferred

 The Carroll School offers a competitive salary & benefits package as well as professional development opportunities. The Carroll School is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates who represent diversity.


Lower School Counselor -Temporary through June 2015

School Overview

Carroll School is a dynamic independent day school for elementary and middle school students who have been diagnosed with language-based learning disabilities, such as dyslexia.

Position Summary:         

This position is a member of a the Carroll School Counseling Team, providing direct services to students, plus consultation to parents and teachers regarding social, emotional, organizational, health and/or family related concerns.


·     Provide brief individual counseling and crisis intervention services for students in grades 1-5 identified by teachers as having adjustment issues.

·     Lead social skills and friendship groups for students in elementary and middle school.

·     Able to function as an integral participant in teaching teams and provide consultation to faculty and staff around social-emotional components of language-based learning difficulties as necessary.

·     Work with speech and language department to coordinate efforts for the students.

·     May attend parent conferences or IEP meetings as needed.

·     Lead community building classes grades 1-4.

·     Support and implement Responsive Classroom approach.


·     Master’s Degree in Counseling or Social Work.

·     Experienced LICSW or LICSW eligible strongly preferred.

·     Experience in school environment preferred.

·     Good capacity to relate to students and parents required.  

Carroll School offers a competitive salary and benefits package as well as professional development opportunities. Carroll School is an equal opportunity employer.