5th Grade Lead Teacher

Our school seeks a professional, experienced and passionate educator to teach 5th grade and join our vibrant team of faculty. The qualified candidate will have teaching experience at the elementary or middle school level, background/interest/passion for teaching language arts, mathematics, and social studies 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 a balanced literacy program. 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 interest and experience working in a diverse setting and also demonstrate cultural competency. Advanced degree preferred but not required.



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


Contact Information:

Ryan Kimmet

Head of Lower and Middle School

5511 Greene Street

Philadelphia PA 19144

Phone: 215.438.7000

Fax: 215.438.1121

Email: jobs@greenestreetfriends.org