The Emery/Weiner School seeks qualified, progressive, energetic, faculty members from diverse backgrounds for grades 6 through 12. Preference is given for experience and advanced degrees. The School does not discriminate in employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation or identity, or religion.

The School offers a wide range of benefits and opportunities to eligible faculty and staff, including:
  • Competitive salaries based on experience, degree, and performance
  • Financial assistance with moving expenses
  • Two health insurance programs
  • Prescription drug plan
  • Dental and vision care insurance
  • Disability and life insurance
  • A flexible spending plan
  • A 403(b) retirement annuity plan with School matching
  • Professional development support
  • Free cafeteria lunch
  • A computer for each full time faculty member
  • An average class size of 15 students
  • Active community service and experiential learning programs
  • Middle School faculty have average teaching load of 5 classes plus advisory and activity sponsorship.
  • Upper School faculty teach 5 classes plus advisory and may be asked to supervise independent studies or special projects, sponsor a club or activity, or chaperone field trips
Houston’s low cost of living, moderate climate, world-class arts, cuisine, entertainment, openness to families, recreational opportunities, and rich cultural diversity make it an excellent place to work and live.

Current Openings

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  • Athletics Coaches

    The Emery/Weiner School is seeking coaches for the 2020-21 school year. The applicant should have knowledge of the sport, enjoy working with young people, and have good organization/communication skills. These are part-time positions which include a stipend unless they are combined with a full time opening. We currently have the following coaching openings for the 2020-21 school year:
    • US Varsity Football Asst. Coach
    • US Volleyball JV Head and Varsity Asst. Coach
    • MS Volleyball Coach
    • US Boys Soccer Asst. Coach
    • US Girls Soccer Asst. Coach
    • MS Soccer Coach
    • MS Boys Basketball Head Coach
    • MS/US Swim Coach
    • MS Girls Lacrosse Head Coach
    • MS Softball Coach
    • MS/US Asst. Cheer Coach
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  • College Counselor

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a dynamic, innovative, and collegial College Counselor to join our collaborative counseling office. Responsibilities include providing comprehensive college counseling services to Upper School students; building strong relationships with students, parents, and colleges/universities; collaborating on student and parent programming; and managing all aspects of students’ college application processes.  A strong candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of counseling experience and a desire to work in a progressive, student-centered independent school that values kindness, honesty, and hard work. An outstanding candidate will be able to demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills, exceptional written and verbal communication, close attention to detail, and strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
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  • Middle and Upper School Technology Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a dynamic, innovative, and collegial Technology Teacher to join our collaborative faculty as part of the Computer Science and Technology Department. Responsibilities include teaching five sections of Technology courses between the Upper and Middle Schools and serving as an advisor. Additionally, the candidate will participate in student life, coaching, and chaperoning duties according to the experience of the candidate and needs of the school. A strong candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of teaching experience and a desire to teach in a progressive, student-centered independent school that values innovative pedagogy and experiential education. An outstanding candidate should be able to demonstrate a track record of innovation, flexibility, collegiality, and student success.
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  • Spanish Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a dynamic, innovative, and collegial Spanish Teacher to join our collaborative faculty. Responsibilities include teaching five sections of Spanish and serving as an advisor, as well as participation in student life, coaching, and chaperoning duties according to the experience of the candidate and needs of the school. A strong candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of teaching experience and a desire to teach in a progressive, student-centered independent school that values innovative pedagogy and experiential education. An outstanding candidate should be able to demonstrate a track record of innovation, flexibility, collegiality, and student success. Coaching experience would be considered a plus.
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  • Upper School English Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a dynamic, innovative, and collegial Upper School English Teacher to join our collaborative faculty. Responsibilities include teaching five sections of Upper School English and serving as an advisor, as well as participation in student life, coaching, and chaperoning duties according to the experience of the candidate and needs of the school. A strong candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of teaching experience and a desire to teach in a progressive, student-centered independent school that values innovative pedagogy and experiential education. An outstanding candidate should be able to demonstrate a track record of innovation, flexibility, collegiality, and student success.
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  • Upper School Humanities Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a Humanities teacher qualified to teach Upper School History, English, Judaic Studies, or a combination of these courses for the 2020-21 school year. Joining a veteran team of teachers, the ideal candidate brings a proven track record of outstanding performance teaching humanities. The candidate has a passion for working with students in the classroom as well as working with them through our experiential learning program and in others areas of our school.
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  • Upper School Judaic Studies Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a dynamic, innovative, and collegial Upper School Judaic Studies Teacher to join our collaborative faculty. Responsibilities include teaching five sections of Upper School Judaica and serving as an advisor as well as participation in student life, coaching, and chaperoning duties according to the experience of the candidate and needs of the school. A strong candidate will have a minimum of three to five years of teaching experience and a desire to teach in a progressive, student-centered independent school that values innovative pedagogy and experiential education. An outstanding candidate should be able to demonstrate a track record of innovation, flexibility, collegiality, and student success.
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  • Upper School Mathematics Teacher

    The Emery/Weiner School seeks a high school mathematics teacher qualified to teach upper level mathematics courses for the 2020-2021 school year. Joining a veteran team of teachers, the ideal candidate brings a proven track record of outstanding performance teaching mathematics at the high school level. The candidate has a passion for working with upper school students in the classroom as well as working with them through our experiential learning program and in others areas of our school.
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