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Lesley offers both full- and part-time employment opportunities. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes a liberal tuition remission policy that covers employees, spouses (and same sex spousal equivalents), and qualified dependent children.

How to Apply

Lesley has an automated process that allows you to apply online for open positions. The system also allows you the opportunity to update your online application and apply for other positions as they become available.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Lesley University, please call 617.349.8787 or e-mail hr@lesley.edu.

Learn more about the current available job listings.

All selected candidates throughout Lesley University will be subject to employment reference checks prior to an offer of employment. All new employees are subject to CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) and SORI (Sexual Offender Record Information) background checks. Based on the position requirements, additional background screening may also be required. This additional background screening may include a credit check and/or motor vehicle records checks.

Introductory Period

Staff and Administrative employees must successfully complete an introductory period of three months at the start of their employment at Lesley University. The introductory period is a time for you to acclimate to your job and a time for the University to assess your skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of your job.

Under certain circumstances the introductory period may be extended for an additional three months if you cannot perform the essential functions of your job. In the event that you cannot perform the essential functions of your job, the University may, at its discretion terminate your employment.

Paid time off accrues but may not be used during this period except for extreme circumstances.

Internal Positions

On occasion, certain positions will be advertised on-campus that will be posted only to internal candidates (current Lesley University employees). These positions will be posted for a minimum of five days. To apply for these positions, please send your cover letter and resume to hr@lesley.edu.

Learn more about Lesley's internal vacancies.

Employee Referral Program

Any Lesley University employee who refers a candidate to the University who is subsequently hired will receive a total referral bonus of $400. The referring employee will receive $250 at the date of hire. If the newly hired individual remains employed with the University for six months, the referring employee will receive an additional $150.

Hiring managers with direct or indirect reporting relationships with candidates, as well as Human Resources staff, and employees who refer immediate family members are not eligible for this program.

Download the Employee Referral Form (PDF).