The Park School is a college-preparatory day school serving 300 students in prekindergarten through grade 12. Through a rigorous and progressive curriculum, the School develops in students the habits of mind and essential skills that lead to success in college and life.

The Park School is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified professionals regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation.

We are seeking applicants for the following positions:


The Park School of Buffalo has an immediate opening for a full-time Spanish teacher. The successful candidate will have experience teaching middle and high school Spanish courses, using instructional technology, and collaborating with colleagues across content areas. 

Preferred candidates will:
  • Hold certification in Spanish, or Spanish Language Concentration 7-12
  • Have a demonstrated background in differentiating instruction
  • Engage students in creative, challenging learning
  • Have exceptional organizational and communication skills
  • Have a BA or BS; MA or MS preferred
  • Have strong computer & technology skills
Please send cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references via email only to both the World Language Coordinator, Kennedy Schultz, at kschultz@theparkschool.org and Assistant Head of School, Jeremy Besch jbesch@theparkschool.org

Per Diem Substitutes

The Park School seeks qualified teachers for our per diem substitute list. We seek candidates in the following disciplines: elementary education, art, music, physical education, computers, mathematics, science, social studies, English, Spanish, French, and TESOL.
Candidates must:
  • Have a bachelor's degree; certification required for elementary education.
  • Demonstrate an affinity for and experience working with children and young adults.
  • Indicate in your cover letter which grades and subject areas you have an interest in.
To apply for this position, send cover letter, resume, and list of three references to:

Lower School Positions
Valerie Rico, Lower School Head

Middle School Positions
Angela Pileri, Middle School Head

Upper School Positions
Jeremy Besch, Upper School Head

The Park School of Buffalo
4625 Harlem Road
Snyder, NY 14226
(716) 839-1242
Founded in 1912, The Park School of Buffalo has the distinction of being one the oldest Progressive schools in the country. Park is an independent, co-educational school serving approximately 300 students enrolled in prekindergarten (3 and 4 year olds), lower school (kindergarten through grade 4), middle school (grades 5 through 8), and upper school (grades 9 through 12). Park is uniquely situated on 34 beautiful acres in Amherst, New York. The School’s campus – formerly a farm – includes a pond, marsh, gardens, and a greenhouse while being located just minutes from downtown Buffalo and easily accessible from many communities throughout Western New York. Park’s educational philosophy embraces active, student-centered learning, delivered by exceptional teachers who design and continuously update a robust curriculum. Faculty members approach each student as an individual within the context of a kind and respectful community. From the preschool years through college preparation, The Park School of Buffalo helps learners realize their own unique potentials and prepares them to be confident, successful, life-long learners.

The Park School Of Buffalo

4625 Harlem Road
Snyder, NY 14226
Receptionist: 716-839-1242
Voicemail: 716-839-1243
Fax: 716-839-2014