Employment Opportunities

Position:  Full time teaching position, combination class of 2nd-4th grade

 

Purpose:  This position exists to provide creative approaches to learning in an individualized environment.  The ideal candidate will have experience working in the primary classroom, specifically 2nd through 4th grade.  All teachers at Wichita Friends School are required to tailor the curriculum to help each child reach his/her fullest potential.

The 2-4 classroom setting is designed to allow children to experience multiple teaching techniques to optimize opportunities for discovery. We utilize Georgia Math, Engage New York ELA, Fundations, STEM Science curriculum.  Experiential learning is emphasized.

 

State certification required.  Experience preferred.  Salary based on education and years of experience.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Creating and implementing lesson plans for 2nd-4th grade

  • Accurate recordkeeping

  • All evaluations and supporting work must be graded in a timely manner and transparent records submitted to parents and administrators.

  • Timely Accountability

  • A cumulative year-long lesson plan must be submitted to Head of School by September 15 and supporting weekly lesson plans turned in a week before implementation.

  • Diverse Strategies

  • All lesson plans should include multi-sensory activities to help reinforce concepts taught.

 

Enrichment Rotation

Enrichment Class:  Each teacher at WFS will teach an enrichment class. These classes usually include Art Appreciation, Music, Library, Physical Education/Health, and Drama.

 

Assist in Support Responsibilities:

Teachers take one lunch recess rotation per week.

Teachers are responsible for maintaining a clean and tidy classroom.

Cleaning duty for one common area weekly.

 

Contact:

Aaron Fowler, Head of School

Wichita Friends School

14700 W. Kellogg

Wichita, KS 67235

(316.729.0303 ext. 12

afowler@wichitafriendsschool.org

 

 

 

Para-Professional Position for Early Childhood NOW AVAILABLE

 

Wichita Friends School is looking for a caring and loving individual to be a teacher assistant to our lead teacher. Applicant must have KSDE Early Childhood certification or willing to take necessary courses. Experience preferred. Must be a hard worker, very active, willing to learn, self motivated, and able to “read a room” for classroom management and tasks needed have a smooth running room.

 

Demonstrate the ability to apply an early childhood approach to lessons with children.

 

40 hours per week. M-F 8:00-4:00 pm.

Pay is based on experience.

 

Applications now being accepted.

Start date: October 9, 2020

 

Call or email for application to Aaron Fowler, 316.729.0303 ext.12  or email afowler@wichitafriendsschool.org

Contact:

Aaron Fowler, Head of School

Wichita Friends School

316-729-0303

afowler@wichitafriendsschool.org

Substitute Teacher

Seeking individual available to substitute in preschool and early childhood classes (K-3rd.)  Minimum requirements:  a substitute teaching license, classroom experience and a desire to work in a classroom setting that values conscious discipline and peaceful conflict resolution.   

Contact:

Aaron Fowler, Head of School

Wichita Friends School

14700 W. Kellogg

Wichita, KS. 67235

316-729-0303