A pre-k through eighth grade coed day school
Newtown Friends School seeks highly qualified candidates who love children, love learning, and appreciate the values of a Quaker setting.  Employees interact regularly with all members of the community – colleagues, students, and parents – and must possess strong interpersonal skills.  Individuals who come to work at Newtown Friends School enjoy the professional and caring nature of the work environment; thus, turnover in faculty and staff is small. 

Current Employment Opportunities

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  • Latin Teacher: 8-week Parental Leave

    Newtown Friends School is seeking candidates to fill an 8-week parental leave for our full-time Latin teacher from December 2017 into February 2018. Candidates will be responsible for teaching the basics of Latin grammar and vocabulary to fifth through eighth grade students, planning and executing advisory lessons for a small group of Upper School students, and performing various duties throughout the school day. Applicants should have at least three years of relevant teaching experience. Candidates having familiarity with the Latin for Americans textbook, Responsive Classroom, and the Developmental Designs advisory program are preferred.

    Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Latin or in education with a Latin specialty. An advanced degree is preferred. The successful candidate will have excellent rapport with and knowledge of middle grade students (ages 10-14) and enjoy working with them in a variety of school activities in addition to classroom teaching. We seek candidates with expertise in providing students active, hands-on experiences incorporating digital media technology. Candidates should have a desire to mentor and support students' development of the necessary academic, social, and attitudinal skills to achieve 21st-century leadership. Familiarity with Quaker education is advantageous.

    Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references via email to: jobs@newtownfriends.org. No phone calls, please.
  • Bus Driver

    Newtown Friends School is seeking to hire bus drivers to transport students, teachers, and chaperones to and from field trips on an “as needed basis” for the 2016–2017 school year. Typical trips take place Monday through Friday between 9:00am and 3:00pm, no nights and weekends. Field trips are usually to local museums, farms, orchards, and other locations within one hour of Newtown Friends School.

    Requirements:
    Current CDL class B with passenger & air brakes
    Current DOT medical card
    More than 2 years bus driving experience
    Pass a complete background investigation

    Please send resume and three references to jobs@newtownfriends.org.
  • Substitute Teachers

    Newtown Friends School is looking for certified teachers to work on a per diem basis, as needed. Up-to-date state and federal clearances required. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@newtownfriends.org.
If you are interested in any of the open positions at Newtown Friends School, send your cover letter, resume and three references to:  jobs@newtownfriends.org

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Newtown Friends School
1450 Newtown-Langhorne Road
Newtown, PA 18940