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Job Openings at CSN




Upper School English Teacher

Position Description & Requirements

Community School of Naples, an independent, college preparatory school, is currently seeking a motivated and talented Upper School English teacher. 

The minimum candidate qualifications are a bachelor’s degree in English Literature or a closely related field and at least three years’ teaching experience at the high school level.  A graduate degree, more than five years’ teaching experience, previous experience within an independent school, and the ability to teach a variety of levels, including AP, are strongly preferred.

A CSN English teacher will demonstrate both passion and expertise in the teaching of English language and literature.  Through careful, active reading and the respectful exchange of ideas in discussion, our students come to understand rich texts, recognizing the intentional choices of writers--from diction and syntax to patterns of allusion and figurative language--and appreciating how those choices create meaning.  We want our students to become lifelong readers who reach for a book both for pleasure and for their own edification, acknowledging the many ways that literature allows us to explore the full scope of the human experience. 

A focus on clear, effective critical reading, thinking, and writing skills is at the heart of what we do.  To that end, requirements for qualified candidates include


  • Experience teaching, evaluating, and responding clearly to student writing
  • An understanding of and a commitment to each phase of the writing process
  • Development of a vibrant, challenging curriculum, including a robust independent reading program
  • Facilitation of meaningful, mature, student-centered discussion
  • A willingness to advise student publications
  • Balanced integration of technology
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development
  • The ability to work both independently and within a dynamic, forward-thinking, and cohesive team of fellow English teachers
Compensation and Benefits

This full-time, instructional position starts August 9, 2019 and is paid on an annual salary commensurate with experience, degree attainment, and qualifications. The competitive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, disability, AD&D, and life insurance, in addition to eligibility for the company’s 403(b) retirement program.  Please visit our website for more details about the benefits of a career at CSN.


Only electronic applications will be accepted. Please submit your electronic application at Please do not mail, fax, email or drop off your application/resume.


Lower School Music Teacher - Full Time

Position Description and Requirements

Community School of Naples is seeking a talented and energetic Music Teacher for Lower School grade levels. Your responsibilities will include, performing as a high level teacher preparing our students for the highly competitive education they will continue to receive as they progress though our school.

This teacher will plan and implement engaging and thoughtful music lessons for early childhood through lower school students; plan and prepare students for music performances that will take place several times throughout the school year, assist with music for student assemblies, communicate with families regarding student progress and write end-of-quarter reports; create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn, express themselves, and interact positively with one another; coordinate and communicate with the current fine and performing arts department and department chair. A commitment to diversity of work, an understanding of the importance of teacher engagement in community life, and an interest in using a variety of pedagogical approaches in the classroom are essential. The ability to use technology effectively in the teaching and learning process is expected.

Essential elements of the school’s educational program include a comprehensive curriculum, a gifted faculty and a low student-faculty ratio. These elements ensure that each student experiences a challenging education that only an independent, college preparatory school can provide. CSN is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.

The position requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music education, or related field, with two years of teaching experience or a Master’s Degree with one year of classroom experience.

Compensation and Benefits

This position starts August 9, 2019. The appointment is a full time, instructional position that will be paid an annual salary commensurate with experience, degree attainment and qualifications. Full time employees are offered medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, and disability insurance. All employees are eligible to participate in the school’s 403(b) retirement program as well as Aflac and Legal Shield plans.


Please apply via this link only; , which allows for uploading of supporting documents such as cover letter, resume/cv, teaching philosophy, references, transcript, etc. Only electronic applications will be accepted. Please do not mail, fax, email or drop off your application/resume.


On Call Bus Driver - Flexible Hours

Community School of Naples, an independent, college-preparatory, PK-12 school is currently seeking on-call/part-time bus drivers. Enjoy the flexibility of a varying schedule along with the joy of working with great students, athletes and co-workers.

Reporting to the Facilities Manager and Transportation Coordinator, this position has a variable schedule consisting mostly of athletic trips on weekday afternoons, usually after school, evenings and Saturdays, with the occasional weekday trip. Occasionally you will be asked to cover class field trips or the morning and/or afternoon school runs. The number of hours may vary greatly, with some weeks offering many hours, while other weeks offer no hours. While there is no guarantee of hours; some periods may be very busy. Availability during the busy weeks just before the Christmas holiday is required.

A Florida Class B CDL with P (passenger), S (school) and Air Brakes endorsements is required. One year school bus driving experience is required.

The successful candidate will be paid $20.00 per hour to start, a minimum of one year of experience required, and will be eligible to participate in the schools retirement plan.

Extensive fingerprinting, criminal and driving records check will be performed. A clean driving record is required. A DOT pre-employment physical is required, and a pre-employment drug screening will be run as well as periodic, random, drug testing.

Only online applications will be accepted. Please do not mail, fax, email or drop off your resume.

Please submit your online application by clicking on the link below:


Community School of Naples is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Fingerprinting and background checks are a required part of CSN's employment eligibility process.
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