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Job Type:
Full Time
Apply To:
Earl Sissell
Middle School, Lower School
Grade Levels:
Preschool/Nursery, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
Job Description:

Media-Providence Friends School is seeking a Spanish teacher. The position responsibilities include,

  • Teaching Spanish literacy, cultural, and related skills aligned with the school’s curriculum for students in the grade to which she/he is assigned;

  • Assessing students’ strengths and challenges to inform content, resource, instructional, and support decisions;

  • Developing lesson plans and instructional materials, and providing individualized, small, and whole class instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student;

  • Applying a variety of instructional strategies, including inquiry, group discussion, lecture, discovery, and experiential to achieve studentship and citizenship goals;

  • Translating lesson plans into learning experiences that leverage the strengths of the students and support areas of challenge, individually and as a group, so that students maximize their academic and social/emotional potential and achievement;

  • Developing and maintaining a close partnership with parents to ensure student academic and social/emotional progress;

  • Working collaboratively with colleagues to maintain quality, consistency, and integration of curriculum;

  • Communicating pedagogy, curriculum, and student progress to students, parents, and administrators;

  • Carrying out required administrative responsibilities in a timely and professional manner.

  • Position includes the  possibility of coordinating and chaperoning the annual 8th grade capstone trip to Costa Rica.

Qualified applicants will be certified in and have experience teaching in the elementary and middle school grades. The successful candidate will also demonstrate the ability to apply a broad range of effective pedagogical techniques, including integration of technology, to fully engage students in learning, fostering strong organizational, written and oral communication, and interpersonal skills. Enthusiasm, creativity, and initiative are essential.

Experience in and/or familiarity with Quaker education is a plus.

For more information about Media-Providence Friends School, including our Mission and Philosophy of Education, visit our website,

Applicant Requirements:
Interested applicants need to submit a cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and a minimum of 3 professional references.
Job Posting Expiration Date: 05/10/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
Preschool/Nursery, 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:  Media-Providence Friends School
Street Address: 125 West Third Street
City: Media
State: PA
Zip Code: 19063
Country: USA
Phone: 610-565-1960
Fax: 610-565-6656
Head of School: Earl Sissell
Founding Date: 1876
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: PreK-8
Enrollment Size: 122
Social Media Sites:
Admissions Contact: Francy Strathmann
Admissions Email:

10/08/2018 125 West Third Street
Media, PA 19063

Country: USA
125 West Third Street
Media, PA 19063

Country: USA School

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