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Middle School Teacher and Academic Advisor.

Title
Middle School Teacher and Academic Advisor.
Location
DVFriends, 19 E. Central Ave, Paoli, PA 19301
Description
Candidates should be qualified to teach a variety of classes at the middle school level. Needs exist in the areas of social studies and science. Ideal candidates will also have experience serving students from diverse backgrounds, with training in cultural awareness. Candidates with a knowledge base about the instruction of students with learning differences is also preferred. Candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Coaching experience is welcomed.

Please send letters of intent and resumes to: Middle School Teacher Search, c/o Judy Sheridan,
Assistant to the Head, Recruitment@dvfs.org. No phone calls or other emails, please. Applicant review
will commence immediately, and resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, with the intent of
completing the search June 2020.

Delaware Valley Friends School values the strength inherent in a diverse community. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, sexual identity, age, disability or marital status in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other school-administered programs, or in hiring, use of volunteers or board membership. Instead, DVFriends actively seeks to enhance its community through admissions and hiring practices that encourage a diverse candidate pool.
Requirements
Responsibilities:
• Teach Science and Social Studies to students in grades 6-8
• Act as an academic advisor to 6-8 students in the middle school
• Fulfill assigned duties

Qualifications:
• A strong draw to serving an institution with the mission of Friends education
• An awareness of how complex factors impact the education of a student (social, cultural, racial,
economic, emotional, learning differences, etc.)
• Interest in developing approaches for diverse learning needs
• High degree of emotional intelligence, flexibility, and strong relational and interpersonal skills
• Bachelor’s degree required
Salary
DVFS offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Contact Judy Sheridan
Phone:
Fax:
recruitment@dvfs.org
19 E Central Avenue, Paoli , PA 19301