Our fourth and fifth grades are mixed-age classrooms, where students remain with the same teachers for two years. Students work through a two-year rotating thematic curriculum, focusing on Ancient Greece for one year and China the other year. Each class has two lead teachers who work as a team with approximately 24 children. Responsibilities include designing and implementing curriculum, advising students, and collaborating across teams and grade levels.
The Philadelphia School seeks a visionary, collaborative teacher with a deep interest in social justice and a commitment to personal and professional growth. Our creative program demands that the candidate have interest in integrating curriculum. Experiences in environmental and outdoor education are a plus.
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in education, with a master’s degree preferred. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosophy to
The Philadelphia School is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks to promote diversity in its many forms; candidates of color are encouraged to apply.