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Employment Opportunities

Positions  Available:                  Spanish Teacher - Early Childhood ages 2-5             Part Time 3 hours/week

Applications must be received by: 11/30/2018

Job Description: Haddonfield Friends School is seeking an experienced Spanish teacher for the Early Childhood Center to begin immediately.  The qualified teacher will have an understanding of and strong affinity for Quaker philosophy, and will work collaboratively with colleagues.  An understanding of the early childhood and PreK language learner is essential.

Strong candidates will bring: 

• 3-5 years Spanish teaching experience;  teaching foreign language in an Early Childhood/primary classroom • Genuine understanding of appropriate child development and respectful classroom management • A  rich repertoire of teaching strategies for the young learner • Strong communication skills • Commitment to continuous professional learning, including understanding and application of current research • Ablilty to meet varied tasks and responsibilities with integrity, enthusiasm, creativity, flexibility, and humor • Openness to collaboration and planning with Early Childhood colleagues and faculty across all grade levels

Applicants should supply the following materials:

A cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, teaching certificate, and names of 3 references to be emailed to
          Matthew Sharp              msharp@hfsFriends.org (Include ‘ECC Spanish Teacher’ ’ in the subject line.)

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Positions  Available:                              Summer Camp Director       Part Time Dec-Jun, Full Time June-August

Applications must be received by: 11/30/2018

Job Description: Haddonfield Friends School is seeking a Director of Summer Camp (P/T December-June and F/T throughout 9 weeks of summer camp). Summer camp programs include Preschool Camp (ages 2-5 years), Youth Camp (grades 1-3), CIT Program (grades 5-8), various weeklong Middle School workshops (grades 4-8). 

Responsibilities for all facets of this position include supervision and management of adult teaching staff members, young adult counselors and middle, elementary, and early childhood aged  campers; assisting in hiring and daily supervision and oversight of camp counselors and staff; designing weekly themes, field trips, swim club days, activities, and group experiences for the various age levels and camp groups; marketing and advertising the HFS Summer Camp program at camp fairs and spring HFS open house dates.  

 The qualified person will have an understanding of and strong affinity for Quaker educational philosophy; a desire to work with children; experience in supervising staff and students; and an ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, parents and within the community.

Strong candidates will bring: 

•Classroom teaching experience; supervisory/planning experience;  experience with directing programs; supervision of and work with adults; experience with planning and facilitating recreational activities in a classroom, camp or childcare setting. •Ability to assist with hiring and training of staff members and oversee details of programs •Effective planning, management and organizational skills and techniques •Willingness to plan, facilitate and participate in varied activities •A positive attitude and a caring, collaborative, responsible nature •Excellent judgment and the ability to maintain appropriate discipline with attention to safety •Openness and flexibility regarding  daily operations and planning •Effective communication skills with parents, teachers, students and other members of the community •An understanding of and affinity for Quaker mission and educational philosophies

Applicants should supply the following materials:
A cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and names of 3 references to be emailed to
          Matthew Sharp              msharp@hfsFriends.org (Include ‘Summer Camp Director’ ’ in the subject line.)

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Positions  Available:                         Supervisor of Extended Day/Extracurricular Clubs                Part Time

Applications must be received by: 11/30/2018

Job Description: Haddonfield Friends School is seeking a Supervisor of the Extended Day Program/Extracurricular Clubs (noon-6PM, M-F) from September-June, 

Extended Day supervisor position includes planning daily creative and recreational activities for Extended Day childcare; planning healthy snacks for participants; facilitating scheduling of staff; assist in hiring and daily supervision of Extended Day staff; overseeing all activities onsite; and maintaining safe supervision of the students in the program.  The Extended Day childcare program runs from dismissal through 6PM daily, and from 11:30- 6PM on any half days, and is available from 7:15-8:10 AM for early care to all HFS students. 

Extracurricular Clubs supervisor position includes organizing, scheduling, planning, and overseeing the various club offerings for the three 8-week club sessions (fall, winter, spring) during the school year, including planning the finding club moderators, advertising the club offerings to the students, setting the club schedule and locations for daily clubs throughout the week, and overseeing the logistics of students’ arrival and pick up from various clubs.  

Responsibilities for all facets of this position include supervision and management of adult staff, young adults and children.  The qualified person will have an understanding of and strong affinity for Quaker educational philosophy; a desire to work with children; experience in supervising staff and students; strong classroom and group management skills; and an ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, parents and within the community.

Strong candidates will bring: 

•Classroom teaching experience; supervisory/planning experience;  experience with directing programs; supervision of and work with adults; experience with planning and facilitating recreational activities in a classroom, camp or childcare setting. •Ability to assist with hiring and training of staff members and oversee details of programs •Effective planning, management and organizational skills and techniques •Willingness to plan, facilitate and participate in varied activities •A positive attitude and a caring, collaborative, responsible nature •Excellent judgment and the ability to maintain appropriate discipline with attention to safety •Openness and flexibility regarding  daily operations and planning •Effective communication skills with parents, teachers, students and other members of the community •An understanding of and affinity for Quaker mission and educational philosophies

Applicants should supply the following materials:
A cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and names of 3 references to be emailed to
          Matthew Sharp              msharp@hfsFriends.org (Include ‘Extended Day/Clubs Coordinator’ ’ in the subject line.)

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Positions  Available:                               Substitute Teachers                                  Part Time /as needed

Applications must be received by: on-going
Job Description: Substitute teachers needed for a Pre-K through 8th grade Quaker school. Teaching certificate, substitute certificate and/or degree and extensive experience with children preferred.
Applicants should supply the following materials:
A cover letter, resume and references to be emailed to
              Bette Kurtz                            bkurtz@hfsFriends.org (Include ‘Substitute Teacher’ in the subject line.)

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Positions  Available:                       Extended Day Program Staff              Part Time Before- and After-School Care
Applications must be received by: on-going
Job Description: Extended Day Program Staff needed for a Pre-K through 8th grade Quaker school. Experience with children is necessary; a degree is preferred but not required.
Applicants should supply the following materials:
 A cover letter, resume and references to be emailed to
              Bette Kurtz                          bkurtz@hfsFriends.org (Include ‘Extended Day Program Staff’ in the subject line.)

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