Lower School Science Teacher (K-5)
  • Science
  • Teacher

Friends Academy, North Dartmouth, MA

Accredited by AISNE

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Friends Academy seeks a passionate, positive, and innovative Lower School science teacher for the 2019-20 academic school year. 

Responsibilities and qualifications include but are not limited to:

  • Encourage creativity, sense of wonder, and scientific thinking through exploration
  • Promote global citizenship and environmental responsibility
  • Commitment to the out-of-doors and to taking advantage of Friends Academy’s 64-acre campus, nature trails, garden, and outdoor learning spaces
  • Relentlessly sunny outlook on the world and opportunities for young people
  • Desire to contribute to something larger than oneself and a deep-seated belief in the power of teamwork
  • Understanding of and commitment to Learning Portfolios and Project Based Learning
  • Dedication to social-emotional learning and Responsive Classroom practices
  • Enthusiasm for collaborating with classroom teachers and specialists to create an integrated academic program for our students
  • Design, implement, and instruct Lower School science in Grades K-5
  • Commitment to ongoing professional growth
  • Attend faculty meetings and positively contribute to discussion and dialogue
  • Desire to be involved with preparing for and attending Student-Led Parent Teacher Conferences 
  • Write individual comments for each marking period
  • Participate in Outside the Classroom trips and overnights
  • Willingness to be involved in our external programs



  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Teaching experience required
  • Commitment to teaching and learning in a vigorous progressive school community with a commitment to equity and inclusion.


To apply, please email cover letter and resume to jross-cory@friendsacademy1810.org



  • Science
  • Science Teacher