See below for current open positions at MPFS. If you are interested in applying for a position not currently listed, we encourage you to submit your resume to be kept on file for future openings. Please email all applications to employment@mpfs.org.

Open Positions

Long-Term Substitute

Media-Providence Friends School is seeking a long-term substitute in the capacity of a full-time third-grade teacher between February 10th and June 5th, 2020.  

At MPFS, teachers have responsibility for:
Planning and Preparation

  • Demonstrating knowledge of content and pedagogy
  •  Demonstrating knowledge of students
  • Setting instructional outcomes
  • Demonstrating knowledge of resources
  • Designing coherent instruction
  • Designing student assessment

Classroom Environment

  • Creating a community of respect, rapport, and trust, consistent with Quaker values
  • Establishing a culture of learning
  • Managing classroom procedures
  • Managing student behavior
  • Organizing physical space


  • Communicating strong content knowledge with students
  • Discussing and questioning practice
  • Engaging students in learning
  • Using assessment in learning
  • Demonstrating flexibility and responsiveness

Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in elementary education and experience teaching in an elementary classroom. For consideration, please send a resume and educational philosophy (in one document, please) to employment@mpfs.org

Media Providence Friends School is an equal opportunity employer. We do not exclude anyone on the basis of race, religion, gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin or sexual orientation.