Employment Opportunities

St. Margaret’s School is an all-girls school located on the banks of the Rappahannock River in Virginia. The mission of St. Margaret’s is to provide a learning environment where girls know they belong, are challenged and supported to believe in themselves, and prepared to become their best. We inspire girls to reach their full potential and make a better world.

St. Margaret’s School offers a competitive benefits package and salary commensurate with experience.

St. Margaret's is an equal opportunity employer. The School provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and job applicants without regard to an individual’s race, color, national origin, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related conditions including lactation, age, disability, genetic information or any other factor prohibited by applicable law.

We are currently seeking candidates for the following positions:

Be A Scottie Coach!
St. Margaret’s Athletics Department needs coaches who want to make a difference in a young woman’s life. We coach and support student-athletes to be part of a team, push to be their best, and belong to something bigger than themselves. We need soccer and JV softball coaches for this spring.  Contact Director of Athletics, Cornelius Snead at csnead@sms.org.

Robotics and Physics Teacher

We seek a dedicated and passionate individual to join our faculty in leading our Robotics and Engineering program as part of our S.T.R.E.A.M. initiative - Science, Technology, River, Engineering, Art, and Math. St. Margaret's unique setting on the historic banks of the Rappahannock River includes a classroom over the river, complete with solar and wind power.  
This vital role will promote robotics education and empower girls to pursue careers in engineering and related fields. Your primary responsibilities will include:
  • Designing and implementing initiatives to engage girls in robotics.
  • Coordinating educational programs.
  • Advocating for equal opportunities in STEM education.
  1. Develop and implement robotics and engineering programs:
    • Design and develop robotics education programs targeted at high school girls 
    • Create engaging curriculum and hands-on activities to introduce girls to robotics concepts, programming, and engineering principles.
    • Collaborate across all disciplines, community organizations, and other stakeholders to deliver robotics education programs effectively.
Coordinate Robotics Workshops and Competitions:
    • Organize workshops, seminars, and competitions to provide girls with practical experiences in robotics.
    • Foster a supportive and inclusive environment that encourages girls' participation and fosters their interest in robotics.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Robotics Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in robotics, including programming, electronics, and mechanical systems.
  • Passion for promoting girls' education and gender equality in STEM fields.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage and inspire girls.
  • Experience in curriculum development, program management, or educational outreach is preferred.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proactive and self-motivated with the ability to take initiative and drive projects forward.
  • Familiarity with current trends and challenges in robotics education and girls' participation in STEM fields.
St. Margaret's School
P.O. Box 158
Tappahannock, VA 22560
T: 804-443-3357
Episcopal girls' school for boarding and day, grades 8-PG, on the banks of the Rappahannock River in Virginia.