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Job Type:
Full Time
Apply To:
Erin Murray-Hause
Middle School, Lower School
Grade Levels:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Job Description:

Friends Community School in College Park, MD seeks a full-time School Counselor.


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 and others. Our green campus is located within minutes of the Beltway, surrounded by Greenbelt National Park.


The successful candidate must be able to work collaboratively with teachers, students, and other members of the school community and value diversity.  Candidate must have at least a master’s degree in a related field, three years of experience as a school counselor, and an understanding of progressive education practices. Professional development opportunities include NAIS People of Color Conference, CAPS, Quakerism, and more.


To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to by April 5, 2019.


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.

Job Posting Expiration Date: 04/19/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Position Level:
Middle School, Lower School
School Name:  Friends Community School
Street Address: 5901 Westchester Park Drive
City: College Park
State: MD
Zip Code: 20740
Phone: 301-441-2100
Fax: 301-441-2105
Head Of School: Larry Clements
Founding Date:
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: K-8
Enrollment Size:
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Admissions Contact: Connie Belfiore
Admissions Email:

08/03/2017 5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, MD 20740

5901 Westchester Park Drive
College Park, MD 20740 School

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