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NGFS is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes families of all religious beliefs, economic and cultural backgrounds, races, nationalities, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities, gender expressions, physical and mental abilities, and ages.

Interested parties may submit their resume or CV and cover letter for consideration to employment@ngfs.org.

Position Available: Upper School Math Teacher

 

Job Description:
Full-time
Upper School (9,10,11,12th grades)

Applicants should supply the following materials:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Philosophy of Education
  • References with phone numbers
     

New Garden Friends School, a PK-12 Friends School in Greensboro, N.C., seeks a math teacher for Upper School grades for the 2018-19 academic year.

Qualifications:

  • A deep understanding of and a passion for teaching  adolescents and teens
  • The ability to design innovative curriculum and excite students about learning
  • Experience and expertise interacting with Upper School students academically and socially/emotionally
  • A genuine love of students and visible joy in working with a diverse group of learners  of ambitions and abilities
  • The ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers and administrators
  • Has the willingness to adapt and customize curriculum and assessments to serve a diverse community of learners.
  • Proficiency with technological tools for teaching, communication, and research
  • A desire and ability to be collegial, flexible, and joyful in an energetic work environment
  • A commitment to the traditions and philosophy of a Quaker educational community.
  • An affinity for and interest in Quaker values as embodied in the NGFS community

Essential Functions:

  • Prepares lesson plans, instructional aids, and supplemental teaching materials
  • Assesses, documents and prepares reports such as narrative evaluations, grade and classroom performance, and attendance
  • Is an advisor and participates in student development
  • Participates in staff meetings, professional learning sessions, and conferences
  • Chaperones a yearly trip

Required Education:

A Bachelor’s degree either in math or in a field that closely relates to math

 

To apply, please send a cover letter expressing your interest in the position, and the materials listed above to employment@ngfs.org.

Please, no phone calls or regular mail.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

NGFS is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes families of all races, nationalities, sexual orientations, creeds, religious, social and economic backgrounds.

Position Available: Preschool Teacher’s Assistant

 

Job Description:

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Preschool

Applicants should supply the following materials:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • References with list of phone numbers

New Garden Friends School, a PK-12 Friends School in Greensboro, NC, seeks a teacher’s assistant for our preschool program for the remainder of the 2018-19 academic year.

Qualifications:

  • A deep understanding of and a passion for working with children
  • Experience and expertise interacting with preschool-aged students academically and socially/emotionally
  • A genuine love of preschool students and a visible joy in working with children of widely-ranging ambitions and abilities
  • The ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers and assistants
  • A desire and ability to be collegial, flexible, and joyful in an energetic work environment
  • A commitment to the traditions and philosophy of a Quaker educational community, including Quaker values
  • Proficiency with technological tools for teaching and communication
  • Commitment to New Garden Friend School’s mission
  • Motivation to prepare a classroom and classroom materials that are engaging for children
  • The ability to provide supervision to children and ensure student safety

To apply, please send a cover letter expressing your interest in the position, a resume, a statement of your philosophy of education, and references with a list of phone numbers to employment@ngfs.org.

Please, no phone calls or regular mail.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

NGFS is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes families of all religious beliefs, economic and cultural backgrounds, races, nationalities, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities, gender expressions, physical and mental abilities, and ages.

Position Available: Facilities Assistant


Job Description:

Part-Time, hourly

Applicants should supply the following materials:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • References with a list of phone numbers

New Garden Friends School, a Preschool-12th grade Friends School in Greensboro, NC, seeks a facilities assistant for our two campuses.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist the Director of Facilities in tasks as assigned either independently or together as deemed necessary
  • Responsible for the completion of Work Order requests as assigned
  • Work within expense limits established
  • Complete grounds work as directed by Director of Facilities, which may include picking up trash, using a leaf blower to clean off sidewalks, curb and dumpster areas, and maintaining landscaping beds and other areas
  • Special projects and other responsibilities as determined by Director of Facilities

Qualifications:

  • High school Diploma and up to one-year related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence and effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to carry out tasks with instruction(s) both verbal and written as well as the ability to problem solve independently to accomplish certain tasks without direct detailed instruction.
  • Capable of asking for assistance or researching information.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers and administrators.
  • Willingness and ability to be collegial, flexible, and joyful in an energetic work environment.
  • Proficiency with technological tools such as Google and Microsoft suite.
  • Commitment to New Garden Friend School’s mission.
  • An affinity for and interest in the Quaker values as embodied in the NGFS community.

To apply, please send a cover letter expressing your interest in the position, a resume, a statement of your philosophy of education, and references with a list of phone numbers to employment@ngfs.org.

Please, no phone calls or regular mail.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

NGFS is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes families of all religious beliefs, economic and cultural backgrounds, races, nationalities, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities, gender expressions, physical and mental abilities, and ages.

Position Available: Substitute Teacher

 

Applicants should supply the following materials:

  • Resume
  • Two references with list of phone numbers

New Garden Friends School, a PK-12 Friends School in Greensboro, NC, seeks substitute teachers for planned absences and last-minute absences. We are looking for a person who:

  • is willing to engage students with the lesson plan provided by the teacher
  • has experience and expertise interacting with students academically, socially and emotionally
  • has the ability to work collaboratively with a team of teachers and administrators
  • has an interest in learning about the traditions and philosophy of a Quaker educational community.

To apply, please send your resume and references to employment@ngfs.org.

Please, no phone calls or regular mail.

Review of applications is ongoing.

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