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Job Type:
Full Time
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Upper School, Middle School
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Job Description:

Friends Seminary is accepting applications for a Teacher of Arabic. Friends Seminary pioneered its Arabic Program approximately ten years ago and it has seen steady growth. We seek a dynamic, experienced Arabic language teacher to begin in August 2019. Qualified applicants must be prepared to teach at all levels, grades 5-12.  Successful candidates must have native or near native fluency in MSA and Levantine Arabic.  Candidates should also demonstrate interest in and knowledge of current methods of World Language instruction. Each candidate must thrive in a work environment where teamwork is highly valued. Experience integrating technology into the curriculum is also a plus.

Applicant Requirements:

Required Experience

  • Has native or near-native fluency in Arabic
  • Works effectively with a wide range of students
  • Thinks broadly and innovatively about curriculum and pedagogy
  • Weaves cultural competence into the curriculum and classroom
  • Values collegial collaboration Demonstrates commitment to anti-bias and equity work; understands culturally responsive pedagogy and the social justice dimensions of education



Required Education

Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree preferred


Interested candidates must submit a Cover Letter, Resume, Statement of Educational Philosophy, and contact information for three references to

When submitting required documents, kindly reference in the subject line: your first and last name, the position you are applying for and where you heard about the position.  You will receive a confirmation email when you submit your application online. Kindly submit your information only once per school year. No phone calls, please.

Friends Seminary actively promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion in all programs and operations, including admissions, financial aid, and hiring. To form a community which strives to reflect the world’s diversity, we do not discriminate on the basis of race or color, religion, nationality, ethnicity, economic background, physical ability, sex, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Friends Seminary is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of color and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. We urge all applicants to identify and express their individuality and the ways in which they might enrich and diversify the school community.

Additional Info:
Job Posting Expiration Date: 07/01/2019
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Position Level:
Upper School, Middle School
School Name:  Friends Seminary
Street Address: 222 East 16th Street
City: New York
State: NY
Zip Code: 10003
Phone: 212-979-5030
Principal: Bo Robert Lauder
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Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: K-12
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08/03/2017 222 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003

222 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003 School

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