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School Nurse

Friends Select School is a 590-student, co-educational, pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, college preparatory, independent school located in Center City Philadelphia. The school carries out its mission in a manner reflective of the spiritual and social testimonies of the Religious Society of Friends.

Reporting to the Head of School, the nurse promotes wellness for students and school employees and maintains currency with PA State requirements & protocols for school health services. The nurse administers first aid and medications and is responsible to create & maintain student health records. The ideal candidate will be organized, dedicated and have the ability to maintain confidentiality. Effective communication, both oral and written, with all constituencies is important for this position. An R.N or advanced nursing degree from an accredited nursing program and a current license to practice as a registered nurse or equivalent in Pennsylvania are required, along with certification in CPR/AED.

Work experience in a school setting is strongly preferred. This is a full-time, 10+-month position starting in September 2017.

The deadline for applications for this position is July 5, 2017. Candidates should send a cover letter, resume and references to:

Jan Burns
Assistant to the Head of School
Friends Select School
17th Street and The Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
janb@friends-select.org

After School Teacher

Friends Select School, a preK-12 Quaker independent school in Center City Philadelphia, is seeking part-time After School Teachers. The After School Program runs from 2:30-6 every week day with additional hours over school vacations/closings. Our program has a focus on creative projects and learning through play. We are looking for teachers who can bring their interests into the classroom in an engaging fun way. We are a classroom based program so every teacher is responsible for a homeroom. Classroom management is important as well as flexibility, reliably and creativity. Applicants must be able to pass all state/federal/local security clearances. Please send your resume to Joe Hardy (joeh@friends-select.org). Applicants will be contacted August 2017.

Upper School Girls’ Soccer Coach
Friends Select School is seeking applications for an Upper School Girls’ Soccer Coach for the 2017 fall season. The candidate must possess a strong personal commitment to work within an academic setting and philosophy of the institution. Previous playing and/or coaching experience required. CPR and 1st Aid certification required. The season runs from late August through the end of October. Send resume to:

Bill Klose, Director of Athletics
Friends Select School
billk@friends-select.org

Middle School Soccer Coach

Friends Select School is seeking applications for Middle School Soccer Coaches for the 2017 fall season. The candidate must possess a strong personal commitment to work within an academic setting and philosophy of the institution. Previous playing and/or coaching experience required. CPR and 1st Aid certification required. The season runs from early September through the end of October. Practice times are Monday – Fridaybetween 2:20-3:45pm. Games days usually end a little later. Send resume to:

Bill Klose, Director of Athletics
Friends Select School
billk@friends-select.org

Upper School Girls’ Basketball Coach

Friends Select School is seeking applications for an Upper School Girls’ Basketball Coach for the 2017-2018 winter season. The candidate must possess a strong personal commitment to work within an academic setting and philosophy of the institution. Previous playing and/or coaching experience required. CPR and 1st Aid certification required. The season runs from early November through the middle of February. Send resume to:

Bill Klose, Director of Athletics
Friends Select School
billk@friends-select.org

Middle School Basketball Coach

Friends Select School is seeking applications for a Middle School Basketball Coach for the 2017-2018 winter season. The candidate must possess a strong personal commitment to work within an academic setting and philosophy of the institution. Previous playing and/or coaching experience required. CPR and 1st Aid certification required. The season runs from early September through the end of October. Practice times are Monday– Friday between 2:20-3:45pm. Games days usually end a little later. Send resume to:

Bill Klose, Director of Athletics
Friends Select School
billk@friends-select.org

Middle School Cross Country Coach

Friends Select School is seeking applications for a Middle School Cross Country coach for the 2017 fall season. The candidate must possess a strong personal commitment to work within an academic setting and philosophy of the institution. Previous playing and/or coaching experience required. CPR and 1st Aid certification required. The season runs from early September through the end of October. Practice times are Monday– Friday between 2:20-3:45pm. Games days usually end a little later. Send resume to:

Bill Klose, Director of Athletics
Friends Select School
billk@friends-select.org