Employment at Stoneleigh-Burnham School

In keeping with its mission to maintain a diverse educational community, Stoneleigh-Burnham School does not discriminate in its admissions process, educational and employment policies, financial aid programs, athletics and other school-administered programs. Please click here to view our full statement on diversity

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is committed to excellence in teaching and holds high standards for its employees. Applicants should be committed to single-sex education and be interested in making a positive impact on the lives of adolescent girls. Candidates who can contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of the community are encouraged to apply.

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Stoneleigh-Burnham School in Greenfield, MA seeks an Interim Director of Finance and Operations, effective October 29 2018. The position will be 5-7 months in duration as the School undertakes a search for a permanent CFO/COO.


The Interim Director of Finance and Operations will be a collaborative and systems building leader. She/he will oversee and support the following areas: business office, dining services, buildings and grounds, housekeeping, school store, security, and reception.


  • Oversees all operations of the Business Office
    • Refines FY20 and oversees FY19 school budget in collaboration with department heads and the Head of School
    • Monitors the School’s cash flow, investments, payables, receivables and payroll functions
    • Manages financial reporting to the Board
    • Oversees third party agreements
    • Oversees bids and renewals for liability, vehicle, medical, livestock, utilities and building insurance
    • Assures compliance with federal and state legislation, with IRS, audit, and labor law requirements
    • Collaborates with Director of Admissions and Financial Aid and Head of School on financial aid awards
    • Facilitates work with architects, contractors and appropriate building committee for capital projects
  • Oversees operations of the following departments (each of which has its own manager or director):
    • Business Office
    • School Store
    • Dining Services
    • Housekeeping
    • Security
    • Reception
    • Buildings and Grounds
  • Participates in the review of personnel policies and procedures for staff; including the Employment Guidelines Manual, benefits management, salary scales and hiring procedures
  • Works with the Board of Trustees’ Audit; Finance and Investment; and Facilities Planning Committees
  • Sits on the Administrative Team
  • Reports to the Head of School


  • Minimum of a B.A., ideally with an MBA/CPA or related degree
  • At least 7-10 years of overall professional experience; ideally 6+ years of broad financial and operations management experience
  • Experienced in ensuring the quality and content of all financial data, reporting and audit coordination
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with colleagues
  • Proficiency with Blackbaud software
  • Ability to set priorities with a keen analytical, organizational, and problem solving mindset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A multi-tasker with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Salary: competitive, in line with experience

Procedure for Candidacy:
Please send cover letter, resume and references to sluebbers@sbschool.org

Stoneleigh-Burnham School, an independent school for girls, grades 7 through 12 is seeking a nurse to work part-time up to 30 hours a week, afternoons into the evening in Health Services. The qualified candidate must be a licensed LPN or RN and have current CPR certification.

Applicants need to have the ability to work independently and enjoy working with an adolescent population.

Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Jenny Potee, Director Health Care Services
Stoneleigh-Burnham School
574 Bernardston Road
Greenfield, MA 01301

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cook/Supervisor Position
Stoneleigh-Burnham School seeks a Cook/Supervisor. This is a full-time, year round position. The hours are Monday through Friday, 6 a.m.-2 p.m. This position includes benefits.

The cook/supervisor is responsible for the production, service, and clean-up of both breakfast and lunch Monday through Friday. There are also regular events throughout the year that the cook/supervisor will be required to work beyond the regularly scheduled hours during the week and some weekends.

Qualification Requirements:
At least 5 years of high volume restaurant/ institutional cooking experience.
Experience in supervising is a plus.
Must exhibit good people skills.
Have excellent time management skills.
Ability to maintain order and cleanliness of the kitchen, walk-ins, and Dining Hall.

Please send resume to:
Jeff VanIderstine, Director of Dining Services, Jvaniderstine@sbschool.org

Or apply in person at:
Stoneleigh-Burnham School
574 Bernardston Rd.
Greenfield MA 01301
(413) 774-2711 ext. 228

Dishwashers/Prep Cooks
All shifts, or a combination of the following shifts:
Weekdays 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Weekday Evenings  3:00-8:00 p.m.
Weekends 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

Responsible for the cleaning and storage of all dishes, serving utensils, and cookware.
Assist the cook with food prep assignments when needed.
Responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen floors (usually evening shift).
Needs to exhibit good people skills and a positive attitude.

To apply, contact Dining Service Directors:
Carrie Holmes at (413) 824-4660
or Jeff VanIderstine at jvanIderstine@sbschool.org

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dining Room Attendant/Food Prep
Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
Readies the cereal, toast, yogurt, waffles, fruit and beverage bars.
Readies the serving line for meal time.
Responsible for monitoring the hot food line and the other food and beverage supplies prior to and during mealtimes and clean up after mealtimes.
Needs to exhibit good people skills and a positive attitude.
Light food prep required.

To apply, contact Dining Service Directors:
Carrie Holmes at (413) 824-4660
or Jeff VanIderstine at jvanIderstine@sbschool.org

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.