Friends Community School in College Park, MD seeks a full-time Middle School Science teacher for seventh and eighth grades.
FCS is a progressive Quaker K-8 day school with small class sizes, serving a diverse student body from Prince George’s County, Montgomery County, and nearby Washington, DC. We offer a challenging curriculum imbued with strong values of equality, integrity, community, environmental stewardship, simplicity and peaceful conflict resolution, rooted in our Quaker heritage. Competitive salary and benefits. Faculty and staff are highly engaged, and enjoy the flexibility, autonomy, and creativity associated with progressive education. FCS supports many professional development opportunities, including NAIS People of Color Conference. Our green campus is located within minutes of the Beltway, surrounded by Greenbelt National Park.
The successful candidate should be familiar with the skills and content of physical and life science, as well as progressive Middle School instructional practices. In addition, candidates should enjoy working in a collaborative environment that supports teacher autonomy and community.
Candidates must have at least a 4-year college degree and prior teaching experience, preferably in a progressive environment.
FCS is committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive educational community and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, gender, color, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin.