Working at St. Luke's

The talent, dedication and enthusiasm of St. Luke's faculty and staff define the experiences of our students and reputation of the School. We attract the best and brightest by creating a vibrant learning community and fostering professional growth and fulfillment. St. Luke’s offers competitive compensation as well as a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Retirement benefits
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short- and Long-term disability benefits
  • Vacation, personal and sick days
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Educational expenses reimbursement
  • Healthy lunches and snacks, daily, for free
  • Partial tuition remission

St. Luke’s offers an inclusive environment where differences in race, culture, and personal beliefs are embraced as assets that enhance education. St. Luke’s prides itself on being a forward-thinking school and home to the Center For Leadership - where students hone their own distinct leadership skills by developing a Design mindset, an Inclusive ethos, a Global perspective, and a Service orientation.

Teaching Opportunities

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  • Middle School Science Teacher

    St. Luke’s School seeks a full-time teacher, primarily in the discipline of Earth Science, to join its Middle School Science Department for the 2021-22 school year. A successful candidate will join a team of teachers whose hands-on approach to teaching ignites curiosity in our science students, inspiring them to ask meaningful questions of the world around them. We pride ourselves on professionalism, collegiality, and the supportive, innovative environment that is conducive to exceptional teacher development. You will also collaborate on grade-wide Project Based Learning units and off-campus student experiences as a member of a grade-level teaching team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a talented, deeply experienced Middle School Science department and a highly collaborative Middle School team.

Administrative Opportunities

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  • Immediate Opening: Associate Director, Individual Giving

    The Associate Director, Individual Giving role offers a remarkable opportunity for a high-performing frontline fundraiser to join an established and growing team of dedicated and professional fundraisers. The position offers a robust portfolio of individual donors and the partnership of an energized and accessible leadership team and Board of Trustees. The Associate Director, Individual Giving will be joining the School at an opportune time, benefiting from the momentum of an upcoming legacy raise, a new strategic plan, and a promising transition in School leadership. 

    Click here to learn more and to submit your application materials.

Coaching Opportunities

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  • Assistant Varsity Football Coach (Defensive Coordinator)

    St. Luke’s School is searching for a defensive coordinator/coach for our varsity football program.

    St. Luke’s is a co-ed, secular day school of more than 500 students located in New Canaan, CT. The school competes in the Evergreen League for football and regionally in the New England Prep School Athletic Conference (NEPSAC).

    We are looking for a candidate with the following qualifications:
    • Strong communicator with students, parents and administration
    • Proper working knowledge and experience within the sport of football with a focus on defense
    • Work in partnership with the head coach to achieve seasonal program goals
    • Work in partnership with the head coach to execute weekly and daily practice plans
    • Oversee training sessions
    • Assist with the management of all football equipment inventory for the team
    • Communicate clearly with student-athletes and families on expectations
    • Be a leader and mentor for young student-athletes
    • Attend all coaches’ meetings
    • Perform all other duties as assigned by Head Coach and Athletic Director

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter by email to Mike West, Director of Athletics, and Noel Thomas, Head Varsity Football Coach,

Contact Us

If you would like to be considered for future opportunities at St. Luke’s, please email your resume and a thoughtful cover letter:

For teaching, administrative or staff positions:
Jim Foley, Assistant Head of School for Leadership and Innovation, at

For Athletic Department positions:
Mike West, at

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

    St. Luke’s School is an equal opportunity employer. St. Luke’s School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law with regard to hiring, terms and conditions of employment or educational programs. We strive to provide a welcoming educational environment where the value and dignity of each and every member is respected and valued.
    St. Luke’s School is a secular private school in New Canaan, CT for grades 5 through 12 serving 25 towns in Connecticut and New York. Our exceptional academics and diverse co-educational community foster students’ intellectual and ethical development and prepare them for top colleges. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership builds the commitment to serve and the confidence to lead.