Physical Education Teacher

Early Childhood — 6th Grade Physical Education


Plymouth Meeting Friends School (Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania) seeks a part-time Physical Education teacher for Early Childhood-6th Grade. Previous relevant, Friends school experience preferred.

We seek a diverse pool of highly qualified applicants for a three and a half day Physical Education Teacher position starting in the 2018–19 school year. Familiarity with Quaker philosophy of education and testimonies, physical education teaching experience in the Early Childhood – 6th grade setting, and a minimum of a bachelor’s degree is required. Successful candidates will have experience with developmentally appropriate practices, responsive classroom techniques, differentiating instruction for a broad range of ages and abilities, and should possess strong classroom management skills.

Professional development, leadership, strong collegiality, and positive impact on school life are qualities we seek in our faculty.

The Physical Education teacher will: create and implement physical education curriculum for Early Childhood (3–5 years) to 6th Grade, organize campus-wide events such as Field Day and 6th Grade-Faculty kickball game, maintain regular communication with lead teachers and fellow specials teachers, schedule team games and transportation as needed for PMFS Ex-Day soccer and basketball teams, and will staff afterschool program for the first hour, once a week.

Applicant Requirements

Please email a PDF of the following: resume, letter of interest, educational philosophy, and three professional references with contact information to

Plymouth Meeting Friends School, as an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate in its hiring of employees on the basis of race, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, age or disability. We actively seek diversity among faculty and administration as well as among students.