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Full Time
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Upper School
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Job Description:

Friends Select School seeks a dedicated and versatile digital art and studio art teacher to work with students in grades 9 through 12. Our Visual Arts Program endeavors to nurture each student’s creative potential though practicing skills and engaging with art-making as a means of celebration, communication, and revolution. Our ideal candidate will have extensive experience with both digital media and studio arts. This is a photography and publishing arts position that will also be responsible to teach both 2D and 3D media in the introductory Art Foundations course.

Job requirements:

     Be well versed in a variety of two and three-dimensional media

     Have strong photography and digital media skills

     Extensive knowledge of the Adobe suite, Wordpress publishing platforms, web development software, and digital equipment

     Bachelor’s degree in art, master’s preferred

     Effective classroom management skills and a working knowledge of the developmental needs and learning differences of upper school age students from a variety of backgrounds

     Be a dedicated and experienced educator

     A collaborative spirit

     The ability to be an advisor to a group of about 10 students

Interested applicants should submit their resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references to All materials must be in by February 25, 2019.

 Friends Select School is a 590-student, co-educational, pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, college preparatory, independent school located in center city Philadelphia.  The school carries out its mission in a manner reflective of the spiritual and social testimonies of the Religious Society of Friends.

Friends Select School provides programs and services and equal opportunity in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, financial aid programs, employment and the selection of its governing board without regard to gender, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, handicap status, or any status recognized by federal, state and local civil rights and non-discrimination laws.

Additional Info:
Job Posting Expiration Date: 02/25/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
Position Level:
Upper School
School Name:  Friends Select School
Street Address: 17th & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
City: Philadelphia
State: PA
Zip Code: 19103-1284
Phone: 215-561-5900
Head Of School: Michael Gary
Founding Date: 1689
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: PreK-12
Enrollment Size: 570
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Admissions Contact: Marnie Christian
Admissions Email:

08/04/2017 17th & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1284

17th & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1284 School

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