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Are you looking to become part of an exciting and positive school environment offering a rewarding experience?

The Albany Academies -- Albany Academy for Girls & The Albany Academy -- practice a leadership model of education combining individual attention to students with project-based learning and demanding academics. We also combine single-gender education through the Tenth Grade with a co-educational program for juniors and seniors. For more than 200 years, the Academies have led the way in the Capital Region.

The Albany Academies, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, value diversity and seek applications from all qualified individuals.

The Albany Academies are currently seeking the following positions:

Faculty Positions

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Staff Positions

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  • Admissions Associate

     
     
    The Albany Academies are looking for an Admissions professional with the experience and initiative to lead its efforts in recruiting and admitting students to The Albany Academy (AA). This position reports to the Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management and is responsible for meeting the enrollment goals of The Albany Academy. This position will also work closely with the Marketing and Development Office to help develop and implement the marketing plan of The Albany Academies.
     
    We are looking for someone with the intelligent, sensitive, warm, and outgoing personality to represent the School well to prospective families, and to work with them all the way through the admissions process.
     
    Qualifications:
    • Ability to reach out to local organizations and represent The Albany Academies
    • Ability to work with a diverse group of prospective parents and students
    • Strong time-management and organizational skills.
    • Excellent communication skills—both writing and speaking.
    • Several years of prior admission experience and familiarity with independent schools.
    • Mastery of Microsoft Office, Excel, database systems, and social media marketing techniques
    • Bachelor of Arts Degree
    This is a 12-month, salaried position with benefits.
    Interested candidates should forward a letter of interest, resume, list of references and salary requirements in a PDF document to jobs@albanyacademies.org. Please put “Admissions Associate” in the subject line of the email.
  • Marketing and Communications Associate

    The Albany Academies are looking for a dynamic Marketing and Communication professional with the experience and initiative to lead its efforts in developing strategies for the overall marketing and communication efforts for The Albany Academies. This position reports to the Director of Institutional Advancement and is responsible for working closely with the Admission and Development departments to assist with their overall communication and marketing goals and projects.
     
    We are looking for someone with experience in marketing, creative writing, website development, graphic design, media, and public relations, and overall communication experience to market and promote the Academies to the various constituents such as prospective families, alumni, alumnae, students, parents, and donors.
     
    Qualifications and Responsibilities:
    • Ability to work with a diverse group of people.
    • Strong time-management and organizational skills.
    • Supervisory experience – this position is responsible for managing a Communications Assistant.
    • Excellent communication skills—both writing and speaking.
    • Coordination of a bi-annual magazine, weekly electronic newsletters, invitations and event programs.
    • Several years of prior marketing and communication experience, specifically in the private/independent educational field if possible.
    • Mastery of Microsoft Office Suite, adobe creative cloud, social media marketing techniques, and digital marketing and communication strategies.
    • Knowledge of website content management and analytics.
    • Copy editing skills.
    • BA in Marketing or Communication preferred.
    This is a 12-month, salaried position with benefits.

    Interested candidates should forward a letter of interest, resume, portfolio of writing and design samples, list of references and salary requirements in a PDF document to jobs@albanyacademies.org. Please put “Marketing and Communications Associate” in the subject line of the email.
  • Special Events Coordinator

    The Albany Academies – Albany Academy for Girls and The Albany Academy – practice a leadership model of education combining individual attention to students with project-based learning and challenging academics. We combine single-sex education through the tenth grade with a co-educational program for junior and seniors. For more than 200 years, the Academies have led the way in preparing students for a rapidly evolving world.
     
    We are seeking a Special Events Coordinator within the Office of Institutional Advancement. This position reports to the Director of Institutional Advancement and works collaboratively with the Marketing and Development teams to assist with their overall goals and initiatives.

    Responsibilities Include:
    · Planning and executing special events
    · Supporting fundraising activities
    · Managing committees of volunteers
    · Writing grant proposals
    · Engaging with donors, parents, alumni, alumnae and faculty

    Qualifications Include:
    · Minimum of three years of experience planning and executing special events
    · Demonstrated time management skills
    · Organizing others to deliver high quality events
    · Creative thinker to look at new ways of enhancing events
    · Manage budgets
    · Fundraise to meet revenue goals
    · Excellent communication skills – both writing and speaking
    · Mastery of Microsoft Office Suite.
    · Bachelor’s Degree preferred

    This is a 12-month, salaried position with benefits.
    Interested candidates please provide a cover letter and resume in PDF format to jobs@albanyacademies.org with thre subject line Special Events Coordinator.

Coaching Positions

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  • AA Modified Football Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AA Director of Athletics, Paul Gallucci via email at galluccip@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AA Varsity Cross Country Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AA Director of Athletics, Paul Gallucci via email at galluccip@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AAG Assistant Varsity Ski Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AAG Director of Athletics, Jennifer Murphy via email at murphyj@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AAG Junior Varsity Basketball Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AAG Director of Athletics, Jennifer Murphy via email at murphyj@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AAG Junior Varsity Volleyball Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AAG Director of Athletics, Jennifer Murphy via email at murphyj@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AAG Modified Softball Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AAG Director of Athletics, Jennifer Murphy via email at murphyj@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
  • AAG Modified Track & Field Coach

    Successful Candidates will:
    • Be positive, caring, and supportive of the school’s mission statement and be dedicated to the overall development of young people as student-athletes.
    • Work collaboratively with coaches, students, faculty, parents, and administrators.
    • Role model the behavior which the program demands.
    • Possess strong communication skills, be very well organized, and have a passion for the sport.
    • Coaching experience at the middle school, high school or club level, as well as a background as a competitive player, is recommended.
    Responsibilities include:
    • Execute all team practices and games.
    • Provide basic medical treatment for non-life-threatening injuries.
    • Ability to execute an emergency plan for athletic facilities.
    • Meet department coaching standards and season planning expectations.
    Education:
    • High school diploma required. College Degree / In Progress preferred.
    • NYS Coaching Certification / In Progress Certification.
    Interested candidates should contact the AAG Director of Athletics, Jennifer Murphy via email at murphyj@albanyacademies.org or office phone, (518) 429-2300.
Please note, Summer Camps counselor positions have been filled for the 2019 season.

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