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Members of Common Ground’s staff and faculty work hard and enjoy the fruits of our labor.

Current Openings
Common Ground is Seeking a Full-time Certified Mathematics Teacher

Common Ground is seeking a passionate, creative, and certified Full-time Mathematics teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. This teacher will have the opportunity to teach Common Ground’s Integrated Math classes, build a mathematics curriculum that addresses the intersections of math and social justice issues, and act as a strong team member for Common Ground’s small, dedicated, creative faculty

Common Ground is Seeking a Campus and Facilities Manager

Common Ground’s Campus and Facilities Manager is responsible for supervising and overseeing the care, upkeep and maintenance of Common Ground’s site and facilities. The position includes hands-on, physical labor in addition to administrative and supervisory responsibilities. The Campus and Facilities Manager is a key member of Common Grounds’ Site Management Committee, working closely with Common Ground’s Executive Director, Farm Director, and the Directors of the High School and Community Programs to ensure Common Ground’s site and facilities are stewarded and effectively meet all of Common Ground’s programmatic needs. Click here for more detailed application instructions. 

Common Ground is Seeking a Summer Camp Nurse

Common Ground Camp is seeking a camp nurse (RN) for summer 2019. We are seeking a nurturing, level headed person to handle routine first aid such as bee stings and scraped knees, as well as to provide assessment and response for ill and injured campers. The camp nurse may also play a general camp support role when not busy caring for. Tasks may include (but are not limited to) organizing camp tshirt and hoodie orders, waiting with campers who are being picked up early, and any number of other tasks that come up in a busy, fun camp setting!

Common Ground is Seeking a Part Time Nurse

Common Ground High School seeks a part time School Nurse, 4-5 hours/day, Monday through Friday. Overall responsibilities include facilitating routine health screenings, maintain student health records, providing student consultations while on campus and more. The School Nurse adheres to and incorporates the Standards of School Nursing Practice while performing his/her responsibilities, as adopted by the National Association of School Nursing. Click here for more detailed application instructions. 

Other Opportunities

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EEO/Non-Discrimination Policy

Common Ground High School is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons. Common Ground High School does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, disability (including, but not limited to, mental retardation, past or present history of mental disability, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. Common Ground High School does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with a prior criminal conviction.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), as amended, it is the policy of the New Haven Ecology Project, Inc. and Common Ground High School not to discriminate against protected qualified applicants and employees with disabilities in all aspect of employment.

Inquiries regarding Common Ground High School’s nondiscrimination policies should be directed to:

Betsy Sneath
Director of Business and Administration
Common Ground – High School, Urban Farm and Environmental Education Center
358 Springside Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
T 203-389-4333 x1211
F 203-389-5478