Employment Opportunities

Interested parties can submit your cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, list of 3 references or 3 letters of recommendation to Andrea Linvill, Assistant Head of School, andrea@fairvillefriends.org.  Emails only, no phone calls please.


Lead Teacher PreK

We are seeking a teacher for a PreK classroom serving two populations.  One group of four year olds attends on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:15 – 12:30 and the second, of the same age, for full day (8:15 – 3:30) Tuesday and Thursday.  The classroom shares an Assistant teacher and is capped at 10 students.

An ideal candidate will:

  • Love to work with children and have a love for the outdoors and outdoor learning.
  • Have an understanding of and strong affinity for Quaker philosophy. 
  • Display a genuine understanding of child development and respectful behavior management.
  • Have 3-5 years teaching/assisting exp. in the Early Childhood/Primary classroom.
  • Possess a rich repertoire of teaching strategies to address a variety of learning styles and needs.
  • Be able to meet varied tasks and responsibilities with integrity, enthusiasm, creativity, flexibility, and humor.
  • Enthusiastically embrace a joyful and collaborative working environment.

Part Time Lead Preschool Teacher 

We are seeking a Lead teacher for a preschool classroom two days a week (Tuesday and Thursday) from 8:15-12:30. The classroom shares an Assistant teacher and is capped at 7 students.  There is the possibility of making the job a full day position with the addition of teaching an additional Enrichment class if that is of interest.

An ideal candidate will:

  • Love to work with children and have a love for the outdoors and outdoor learning.
  • Have an understanding of and strong affinity for Quaker philosophy. 
  • Display a genuine understanding of child development and respectful behavior management.
  • Have experience teaching/assisting in an Early Childhood/Primary classroom.
  • Possess a rich repertoire of teaching strategies to address a variety of learning styles and needs.
  • Be able to meet varied tasks and responsibilities with integrity, enthusiasm, creativity, flexibility, and humor.
  • Enthusiastically embrace a joyful and collaborative working environment.

Part Time Kindergarten Assistant

We are seeking an Kindergarten Assistant for afternoons Monday through Friday from 12:15 to 3:15 with the option of adding Friday mornings if your schedule allowed.  The Assistant will support the classroom teacher or specialist teacher in all aspects of instruction.  

An ideal candidate will:

  • Love to work with children and have a love for the outdoors and outdoor learning.
  • Have an understanding of Quaker philosophy. 
  • Display a genuine understanding of child development and respectful behavior management.
  • Have experience teaching/assisting in an Early Childhood/Primary classroom or have completed study in education.
  • Be able to meet varied tasks and responsibilities with integrity, enthusiasm, creativity, flexibility, and humor.
  • Enthusiastically embrace a joyful and collaborative working environment.

 

Fairville Friends School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, age, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual preference, or non-job-related disability in the administration of its educational, admissions, or personnel policies, or school- administered programs.