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Careers at Gow

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The Gow School’s list of employees includes administrators, faculty, dorm parents, office and technical staff, nurses, and a Buildings and Grounds team. This energetic group is committed to providing a safe environment for students to rethink their learning process and succeed.

Current Openings

Applying to Teach

As teachers, dorm parents, coaches, and advisors, Gow faculty members have a lasting positive impact on their students’ futures.

Instructional Assistant

The Gow School is searching for a full-time Instructional Assistant.   We are seeking a dynamic and experienced self-starter, who is interested immersing in an independent school environment serving students with learning disabilities and related reading disorders such as dyslexia.   This full-time position includes some non-academic responsibilities as well as living on campus in an apartment adjacent to a dormitory.   We are a boarding school where we teach, coach, and live with our students as role models and mentors in class and within the nonacademic environment on campus.  This fulfilling position offers an extremely low student teacher ratio in a professional environment.    The Gow School has a distinct culture of success including a competitive compensation program for faculty and staff.  This professional lifestyle is highly rewarding and requires extraordinarily dedicated professionals.  Interested candidates who are fully prepared to embrace this environment and lifestyle should send a cover letter and resume to Kelli Fisher (kfisher@gow.org) for consideration.   Bachelor’s degree required.

Instructional Assistant 

Please send your resume to:

The Gow School
Attn: Julie Wysocki
2491 Emery Road
South Wales, NY 14139

In your cover letter, specify ways in which you could contribute both inside and outside of the classroom.

Applying for Positions in The Gow School Summer Program

Administrative, teaching and counselor positions are available each summer. Please visit Working at GSSP under Summer Programs for more information.

The Gow School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race/color, ancestry/national origin, religion/creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, or disability. The Gow School complies with Federal and State Laws regarding nondiscrimination and preference.