Job Openings

Blair Academy, in the treatment of employees and applicants for employment, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination.

School Setting

Founded in 1848, Blair Academy is a dynamic, coeducational boarding school in northwest New Jersey where 460 students pursue a superior college preparatory education amid a caring, vibrant community. Strong faculty-student relationships lead to exceptional learning and empower students to become persons of great accomplishment and character.

How to Apply—Faculty Positions

Unless otherwise specified in the job listing, a résumé, letter of interest, 2-3 letters of recommendation, and a current transcript (which may be unofficial) should be forwarded to Maria Bowditch, director of faculty hiring, by mail at P.O. Box 600, Blair Academy, Blairstown, NJ 07825-0600 or, by email at

How to Apply—Staff Positions

Inquiries about non-teaching positions should be directed to the email address listed in the individual position descriptions. 

Assistant Athletic Trainer

Blair Academy’s Office of Athletics has an opening for an Assistant Athletic Trainer. This position will assist the Head Athletic Trainer in evaluating, treating and rehabilitating injuries for all Blair athletes. The successful candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, thrive in a team environment, have the ability to multi-task and enjoy working with adolescents. This person will report directly to the Head Athletic Trainer.


(This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive and does not preclude assignment of other or related responsibilities

  • Emergency Management of injuries or illness assessment/treatment
  • Design/modify appropriate individual rehabilitation of post-injury/post-surgery conditions and injury prevention
  • Apply appropriate protective padding/braces/strapping/other orthotic devices
  • Refer ill/injured athletes to health services/team physicians/consultants regarding injuries/illnesses/care
  • Assist with the daily operations of the training room, including the purchase of materials and supplies
  • Maintain medical/administrative records; Communicate effectively with coaches/ student athletes re: injuries/playing status
  • Daily practice and event coverage, along with travel to away competitions with assigned teams is required


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • NATA certification
  • Current NJ State license as a Certified Athletic Trainer
  • ECC, BLS, CPR AED equivalent certified
  • Candidates must be available to work weekdays, evenings and weekends and have the ability to travel.
  • Discretion and confidentiality in dealing with all matters related to the School

How to apply:

Resume and salary requirement should be forwarded to Human Resources, PO Box 600, Blair Academy, Blairstown, N.J. 07825-0600 or, by email to E.O.E.