United Friends School (UFS) seeks candidates who are committed to providing a progressive education focused on meeting the needs of our students. UFS strives to maintain a culture of diversity and inclusivity. United Friends School does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, gender, gender identity, or ethnic origin. Our school community embraces individuals with diverse backgrounds and we welcome your interest in our school community.  Review our statement on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

In order to be considered, applicants must email cover letter and resume to Associate Head of School, Ann Manta: amanta@unitedfriendsschool.org

Current Openings

Job title: United Friends School is seeking a Science Teacher to teach grades 1-8.

Responsibilities: include developing and implementing a hands-on science curriculum and partnering with our outdoor educator on creating a robust, student-centered and inquiry-based program. A secure background in physical, life, and earth & space sciences, with additional emphasis on environmental science/citizen monitoring, is integral. For the 2023-24 school year, UFS’ science curriculum is focused on Earth & Space science.

United Friends School teachers must model nondiscriminatory, inclusive practices at all times and have a strong commitment to professional growth including social justice and cultural competency work. Teachers must maintain the classroom and learning environment based on principles of respect, dignity, and be able to create a safe relationship with every student. Our approach to discipline comes from a deep understanding of students’ emotional, social, academic profile.

Comfort in teaching elementary and middle school-aged students, along with the modeling of Quaker testimonies is essential.

United Friends School is committed to creating a diverse community as it relates to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical ability, social or economic background, and learning styles in its student body, faculty/ staff and governing Board.

Applicant Requirements: Email cover letter and resume to our Associate Head of School, Ann Manta: amanta@unitedfriendsschool.org

United Friends School is hiring substitute teachers

Preschool and/or Elementary teaching experience and familiarity with Quaker philosophy of education preferred. Care and enthusiasm a must.

This position is on an as-needed basis. Successful applicants can expect to be called in 5-10 times per school year for half or full days of teaching.

Applicants should supply the following materials:

letter of interest


Please contact Associate Head of School, Ann Manta: amanta@unitedfriendsschool.org