Independent Preschool-8th Grade


Thank you for your interest in The Swain School!

Swain faculty members are dedicated to creating vibrant learning communities that inspire students to achieve academic excellence, develop a strong sense of character and act responsibly in a changing world. Swain teachers meet regularly and work collaboratively within disciplines and across divisions and are actively involved in the life of the school outside their classrooms.

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:


  • Gifted and Enrichment Teacher:  The Swain School seeks a Gifted and Enrichment Specialist to work with students in grades 1 through 6. The school seeks candidates who are innovative, technology savvy, have a firm grasp on teaching pedagogy and learning strategies and embrace the unique developmental stages of elementary aged students.  View full job description here.


  • Business Manager: The Swain School seeks a dynamic and experienced business manager to be responsible for a wide range of financial and administrative management responsibilities. Reporting to the Head of School and working with other administrators and the Board of Trustees, the Business Manager must be a strategic thinker who will provide strong, innovative financial stewardship, oversee human resource procedures, and manage a staff of three. View full job description here.


  • Substitute Teachers


  • Extended Care workers for our after-school care program (2:30-5:30 p.m. several days per week); must be 18 and able to secure clearances

For more information or to apply, contact The Swain School at

The Swain School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in any of its personnel policies or procedures against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or religious belief.

See all of our Statements of Inclusion.



Summer Play Date[s]

Join us for a morning of fun that will include art activities, science experiments, and outdoor play!

July 23 & August 12 • 10 a.m. - noon