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Full Time
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Job Description:

AFS is a coeducational, college-preparatory school for students age 3 through grade 12, deeply rooted in Quaker Values. Grounded by Friends principles of collaborative inquiry, peaceful resolution of conflict, equality, community and integrity, AFS is an extraordinarily diverse and vibrant learning community. More information is available at

We place a high value on diversity of race, background, religion, ability, sexuality and gender identity in our community and see the hiring process at AFS as one which allows us to nurture, sustain and extend the diversity that is fundamental to our excellence as a Friends School.

Position Description:

Abington Friends School is seeking a Middle School Humanities Teacher focused on fifth and sixth grade humanities. Currently, the course content and skills to be taught include world geography, ancient history, expository and analytical writing, as well as active reading and listening strategies. Responsibilities for the 2019/20 school year will include serving as an student advisor and a member of the fifth grade team.


Abington Friends School seeks a visionary, collaborative teacher with a deep interest in social justice, a desire to integrate curriculum, and a commitment to personal and professional growth. Our diverse community demands a candidate with demonstrated cultural competency and a desire to explore issues of equity and inclusion.

Educational background:

A minimum of a bachelor's degree required. Experience with upper elementary and lower middle school students is preferred.


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and a list of 3 references. No phone calls, please.

Abington Friends School is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

Additional Info:
Job Posting Expiration Date: 02/18/2019
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Position Level:
Middle School
School Name:  Abington Friends School
Street Address: 575 Washington Lane
City: Jenkintown
State: PA
Zip Code: 19046
Phone: 215-886-4350
Head Of School: Richard F. Nourie
Founding Date: 1697
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: 3 yrs - Grade 12
Enrollment Size: 583
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02/26/2018 575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, PA 19046

575 Washington Lane
Jenkintown, PA 19046 School

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