Friends School of Wilmington is a small Quaker independent school in Wilmington, NC serving students in Pre-primary through grade 8 seeking a Lead Teacher for our 5th grade class.
This full-time position includes responsibilities for the academic, social, and emotional development of each student. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for teaching using hands-on, inquiry-based methods as well as nurturing the development of a strong community of learners. Teachers at Friends School take on leadership among their peers and lean into a life-long-learner, listening stance.
Friends School is interested in candidates who embrace the Quaker mission of the school and who can contribute productively to collaboration with all faculty and staff. Previous classroom experience and excellent communication skills are essential. This position is full-time and begins on August 14, 2019. Friends School is an equal opportunity employer. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and statement of educational philosophy with three references to Head of School Brenda Esch at firstname.lastname@example.org.