Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Morganton Day community. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to furthering our mission and nurturing our students so that they are prepared for high school, college, and life.Tech pic

An application for employment can be downloaded –see the bottom of this web page.

Open positions are listed below. If none are listed, all positions are currently filled.

Part-time Technology Teacher – posted 6/17

Morganton Day School is now accepting applications for a part-time Technology teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. The ideal candidate will be  passionate about working with children, energetic, and supportive of the positive culture of our school.

Job description

  • manage all records and documents for technology program and all classroom technology tools
  • assist teachers in presenting engaging and technology-rich lessons in a variety of content areas.
  • create an engaging learning environment
  • implement and assess the Technology curriculum with fidelity
  • document teaching and student progress/activities/outcomes
  • differentiate instruction to address educational needs of individual students
  • create a flexible, safe and optimal learning environment; and
  • provide ongoing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, and goals.

Essential Functions

    • Facilitates the integration of technology throughout all curricular areas.
    • Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction and to student learning.
    • Assists teachers in developing technology-rich lesson plans and instructional materials,
    • Conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
    • Instructs students in the principles of responsible digital citizenship.
    • Continues to acquire professional knowledge and to learn of current developments in the educational technology field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research.
    • Encourages parental involvement in students’ education and ensures effective communication with students and parents.
    • Actively participates in faculty meetings.

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

  • Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy in Technology.
  • Knowledge of elementary school curricula and concepts.
  • Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis, and the formulation of action plans.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding technology.
  • Ability to use, trouble-shoot, and repair computer network systems and software applications.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, supervisors, students, parents, and prospective school families.
  • Ability to engage in self-evaluation about performance and professional growth.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted during work.
  • Familiar with and able to use instructional tools such as SMARTboards; document cameras; desktop, laptop and notebook computers; fax machines; copiers; and telephones.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline applicable to teaching assignment.
  • Previous experience as a classroom and/or Technology Teacher.

Interested candidates should send a resume’ along with references to:

Melanie Mikusa, Ed.D., Head of School mmikusa@morgantondayschool.com


Substitute Teacher – Lower and Middle School

Morganton Day School is interested in candidates who are passionate about life-long learning and will support the inquiry learning and the positive culture of our school. Previous classroom experience and excellent communication skills are essential. This position is on an as-needed basis and effective for the 2017-2018 school year. Morganton Day School is an equal opportunity employer. Please send a resume along with references to:

Melanie Mikusa, Ed.D., Head of School mmikusa@morgantondayschool.com

Equal Employment Opportunity
Morganton Day School ensures equal employment opportunity in its policies affecting recruiting and hiring; transfer, promotion, compensation, and benefit programs; social, recreational, and health programs; termination, etc.  These will be executed without regard to race, creed, color, religious preference, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability.