Employment Opportunities

2019 - 2020 School Year

Substitute School Nurse

Working with students in the age range of Preschool to 8th grade to manage basic health services throughout the school day as well as managing chronic conditions.  Flexibility is a must because you will be treating students with a scope of needs.  You will also be responsible for calling the parents of absent students once attendance is complete. See full job description here

Please provide letter of interest and resume to employment@applewild.org

Extended Day Staff

The Extended Day Program support staff will work collaboratively with the Extended Day Coordinator and other staff to provide a safe, supportive, and enjoyable program for the students who attend Extended Day program. This program provides after school care for Applewild students for grades K-8th and operates during the school year Monday – Thursday 3:30pm-5:30pm and Fridays 12pm-5:30pm and on some specific additional vacation days as identified annually. Must have at least one year of previous work experience in child care and be CPR certified. Staff needed Mondays, Tuesdays 3-5:30 and Fridays 12-5:30. See full job description here.

Please provide a letter of interest and resume to Stephanie Roy, Extended Day Coordinator at sroy@applewild.org

Substitute Teachers

Seeking on-call substitute teachers for Kindergarten through Grade 8. Applicants must be able to follow directions and implement lesson plans outlined by the regular classroom teacher, work independently, and be flexible.

Candidates should send a letter of interest, an accurate resume, and information for two references to employment@applewild.org (please indicate position in subject line) or mail to 120 Prospect Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420.


The Applewild School is seeking a qualified tutor to work part-time with student(s) diagnosed with dyslexia, language based learning disabilities and or executive function issues. Must have good communication skills, work well with parents, collaborate with teachers and be able to work with a flexible schedule. Orton Gillingham or Wilson certified preferred. Ability to work with students on math and organization issues in grades 6-8 a must. Experience with ELL instruction to students at the elementary level a plus. Please send resume to employment@applewild.org.

Equal Opportunity

Applewild School is an equal opportunity employer and  as such does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.  We welcome individuals that add to the diversity and vibrancy of our community.

Applewild School is a coeducational, Pre-K-8 independent day school that prepares able students for success in secondary school. We provide breadth and depth of academic programs, extensive arts offerings in impressive facilities, athletics, and service opportunities within a community that emphasizes respect. We seek innovative self-starters who enjoy the challenge of working collegially with like-minded professionals to achieve our mission. We offer competitive salaries, professional development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits plan, as well as a warm, supportive environment. Applewild School is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty members from diverse backgrounds.