Members of Common Ground’s staff and faculty work hard and enjoy the fruits of our labor.
Help keep Common Ground’s site and facilities beautiful, welcoming and functional for the Common Ground community! Common Ground’s Facilities and Grounds Maintenance Assistant assists the Site Manager with the care, upkeep and maintenance of Common Ground’s site and facilities in order to ensure they effectively meet all of Common Ground’s programmatic needs. Click here to learn more.
We are seeking an experienced, data-driven, and compassionate educator to join our team as a History Teacher. This position is a 1.0 FTE position for September 2022 through June 2023. Candidates should hold one of the following CT certifications: History and Social Studies Grades 7-12 (026). Click here to learn more.
Common Ground is accepting applications for a Mobile Market Assistant to support the 2022 Season of our Mobile Farm Stand. The Mobile Market is a farmstand on wheels that brings fresh produce from Connecticut farms directly to New Haven neighborhoods, along with cooking demonstrations and tastings of local, fresh fruits and vegetables. From the beginning of July – mid November, the Mobile Market visits areas throughout New Haven that face food insecurity and don’t have access to farmers markets or fresh fruits and vegetables at local stores. Click here to learn more.
We are seeking an experienced, data-driven, and compassionate educator to join our team as a Reading Interventionist. The Reading interventionist will provide reading intervention for high school students to include: re-teaching of concepts, organizational strategies, and collaboration with Language Arts teachers. Click here to learn more.
Common Ground Camp serves children ages 4 – 14. Our campus includes a farm, forest, and lots of opportunities for playing and learning in nature! Camp staff work together to plan activities that range from cooking and fort building to stream stomping and nature arts. We are looking for staff who have big hearts, love kids, and want to spend their summer active and outside. Staff do not need to have expertise in all program areas, but everyone must be ready to work outside, be active, be highly responsible, and have fun with children for all the hours they are at camp. Click here to learn more.
We are seeking an experienced, compassionate, and well-organized educator to join our team as a Special Education Teacher. Click here to learn more.
Common Ground is hiring a full-time Grant Writer and Prospect Research Specialist to join our growing team of experienced fundraising professionals. This position will provide grant writing and prospect research support across the team and reports to the Director of Development and Communications. If persuasive writing comes naturally to you, you are a fast learner, a curious person, and you enjoy sleuthing for potential donors or funders, then this might be the perfect job for you. Click here to learn more.
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:
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