1st Grade Lead Teacher

Our school seeks a professional, experienced and passionate educator to teach 1st grade and join our vibrant team of faculty. The qualified candidate will have teaching experience at the elementary level, background/interest/passion for teaching language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science in a self contained classroom. A bachelor’s degree in a related educational field is required.


Successful candidates will have sound pedagogical skills, experience with teaching Everyday Math, and experience with Readers and Writers Workshop. Candidates should have patience, highly developed writing and organizational skills, and the desire to build positive and meaningful relationships with students in a manner consistent with our child-centered, integrated, and developmentally appropriate curriculum. Candidates should have experience working in a diverse setting, and demonstrate a commitment to co-creating a racially just and inclusive learning community. Advanced degree preferred but not required.


Submit cover letter, resume, and 3 references electronically to: jobs@greenestreetfriends.org


Contact Information:

Ryan Kimmet

Associate Head of School

5511 Greene Street

Philadelphia PA 19144

Phone: 215.438.7000

Fax: 215.438.1121

Email: jobs@greenestreetfriends.org