June 30 - August 2
Check back soon for more information on how you can apply for Summer Session 2019. In the meantime, if you have questions or would like more information about our 2019 summer program, please contact us:

Summer Employment Opportunities

Each summer, Cushing Academy hires several master teachers, teaching fellows, and administrative/athletic support staff to fill vacancies in our Summer Session. Therefore, we welcome résumés from qualified individuals with successful teaching experience, as well as enthusiastic and energetic college students who have an interest in working with adolescents in a five-week boarding environment. Candidates for teaching positions possess a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree and have a strong background in a relevant academic discipline. Candidates for teaching fellow and administrative/athletic staff positions should have completed one or two years of college, have a solid record of academic achievement, participate in a variety of extracurricular interests, and possess relevant experience working with children and/or adolescents in academic, artistic, or athletic activities. Virtually all summer faculty and staff live in a dormitory or in campus housing where they supervise and interact with students ages 12-18. Master teachers, staff, and dorm parents are on duty in the dormitory at least one night a week and at least two weekends during the summer in addition to having duties on both the opening weekend and the final two days of the Summer Session. For more information, you may contact If you are interested in applying for one of the positions described below, email a letter of interest, your current résumé, and completed application by February 1, to:  
Bob Macioci
Director of Summer Programs
39 School Street
Ashburnham, MA 01430
Cushing Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

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  • Summer Session Staff Positions

    Summer Session staff positions fall into two general categories: Administrative and Athletic Assistants and Teaching Fellows. Administrative and Athletic Assistants are generally rising college sophomores, juniors, and seniors.  Each staff member is assigned responsibilities within a program, office, or sport. Teaching Fellows are typically rising college seniors or master's degree candidates. Each teaching fellow is paired with a master teacher or a Program Coordinator for four hours in the morning to acquire experience in a class or classes related to their academic major(s) or minor(s).
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  • Summer Session: Master Teacher

    We anticipate openings for experienced teachers of mathematics, English, Visual Arts (pottery, drawing/painting, photography, metalsmithing, and fused glass), Performing Arts (drama and video/film), and E.S.L. (certificate or master’s degree in TESOL or foreign language required) in our five-week academic summer program.
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Cushing Academy

39 School Street
Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430

Cushing Academy

Cushing Academy exists for students and develops curious, creative, and confident learners and leaders. Founded in 1865, Cushing is a co-ed, college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and PG. Our students, who come from over 30 states and 30 countries, excel in our outstanding academic, art, and athletic offerings. We welcome you to visit our community and beautiful 162-acre campus in Ashburnham, Mass., just one hour from Boston, to experience all that Cushing has to offer.