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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Freire Charter School.  Freire staff members are forward-thinking team players passionate about working with and unleashing the potential of urban youth.  We seek candidates who value diversity, are highly motivated and who will demand excellence from both the students as well as themselves.

Freire offers an excellent salary and benefits package, a strong commitment to all staff as professionals invested in life-long learning, and the opportunity to work with the best students in Philadelphia.

For exciting opportunities at our new Wilmington campus, please click here.

We do not accept phone inquiries. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Paper applications will not be accepted.

If you are interested in bidding opportunities to provide services at Freire, please scroll to the bottom of this page.

Faculty/Staff Openings – HIGH SCHOOL:

Spanish Teacher

Freire Charter High School is currently seeking a full time Spanish Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. Freire staff members are forward-thinking team players passionate about working with and unleashing the potential of urban youth. We seek candidates who value diversity, are highly motivated, and who will demand excellence from themselves and their students.

Freire offers an excellent salary and benefits package, a strong commitment to all staff as professionals invested in life-long learning, and the opportunity to work with the best students in Philadelphia.

Successful candidates will have the following attributes:

  • Previous successful experience working with urban youth
  • PA Certification in Spanish K-12 (or in process)
  • Positive attitude, sense of humor, and willingness to do “whatever it takes” to get a job done
  • Evidence of creativity in lesson planning
  • Ability to work well individually and as part of a team

To apply, please email resume, cover letter, and names/contact information of three professional references to employment@freirecharterschool.org. Please include “High School Spanish Teacher” in the subject line of your email.

We do not accept phone inquiries. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. Paper applications will not be accepted.

 
Chemistry/Biology Teacher

Freire Charter School is currently seeking a full-time Chemistry/Biology teacher for the 2015-16 school year.

Freire staff members are forward-thinking team players passionate about working with and unleashing the potential of urban youth. We seek candidates who value diversity, are highly motivated, and who will demand excellence from both the students as well as themselves.

Successful candidates will have the following attributes:

  • Previous successful experience working with urban youth
  • PA Certification in Chemistry 7-12 (or in process)
  • PA Certification in Biology 7-12 preferred
  • Positive attitude, sense of humor, and willingness to do “whatever it takes” to get a job done
  • Ability to work well individually and as part of a team

Freire Charter School offers a competitive salary and benefits package. To apply, please email resume, cover letter, and names/contact information of three professional references to employment@freirecharterschool.org. In addition, please include a sample lesson plan appropriate for high school Chemistry, along with a description of how you will adapt this lesson to the Common Core Standards. Please include “High School Chemistry/Biology Teacher” in the subject line of your email.

Paper applications will not be accepted. No phone calls, please.

 

Faculty/Staff Openings – MIDDLE SCHOOL:

There are no middle school openings at this time.

 

Central Office/Administrative Openings:

There are no administrative openings at this time.

 

Public Bidding Opportunities:

There are no public bidding opportunities open at this time.

Updated 4/29/2015.