George School, a Quaker boarding/day grades 9-12 college preparatory school located in Newtown, Bucks County, PA, seeks a full-time teacher of world religions and spiritual nurture starting the school year 2020-2021.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor's degree with a major or minor in religious studies or psychology, at least two years’ experience teaching secondary school students, and a personal commitment to spiritual practice. They will also bring substantial knowledge of adolescent spiritual and holistic development. Willingness to fulfill common boarding school duties, including coaching; the ability to work with a diverse student population; commitment to the traditions and philosophy of a Quaker educational community; and a style consistent with Quaker ethos are also important. Successful candidates will have demonstrated the vitality to thrive within a high-energy work environment, and they must possess a genuine appreciation of adolescents, a sense of humor, and the ability to work collaboratively.