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About CFS

Career Opportunities

Cambridge Friends School ~ A Great Place to Work

Drawn to the Cambridge Friends School mission and philosphy? Why not join us?
Cambridge Friends School, the only Quaker School in Massachusetts, is a renowned leader in teaching social justice and equality, with a commitment to project-based, experiential learning. Guided by the six Quaker Testimonies of Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, and Stewardship, CFS focuses on educating the whole child in an environment that best positions the child for her/his/zir success. Cambridge Friends School is deeply committed to preparing each child for the road ahead in high school and beyond, and to inspiring a life-long love of learning.

Current Career Opportunities

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  • Director of Finance and Administration

    The Director of Finance and Administration is responsible for the day-to-day activity in the Business Office. Reporting directly to the Head of School, and as a member of the Senior Administrative Team, the Director of Finance and Administration represents the school and its mission to incoming employees and current parents. The Director of Finance and Administration is responsible for managing all facets of the Business office, including finance, budgeting, payroll, benefits, financial reporting, account payable, and accounts receivable and the audit process with the Schools outside CPA audit firm. The Director of Finance and Administration is an “ex-offcio” member of the Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees.
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  • Lower School Music Teacher

    Cambridge Friends School is seeking a part-time Lower School Music Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year.
    The music teacher will be responsible for teaching general music to students in Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten, First and Second grade classes. The teacher will also lead sing-a-longs at Lower School Community Meetings and assist the upper elementary music teacher in all-school sings.  The teacher will also be responsible for managing the daily affairs of a music classroom including parent education and communications, teacher collaborations, and other school based duties and responsibilities.
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  • Middle School Art

    Cambridge Friends School is accepting applications for a part-time art teaching position for the 2019-20 academic year. We strongly desire applicants who can teach art classes to students in grades 6-8 and enjoys working with a collaborative Middle School teaching team. We desire a teacher who is versatile, passionate about art, inventive, and enthusiastic about an opportunity to work with middle school students. The Visual Arts program endeavors to support students in the expression of their ideas, personal identities, understandings, and feelings through a variety of media.
    In the art studio, the core projects involve supporting students as they work to express these identities in a variety of media (for example creating personal logos, designing a name or personal symbol in graffiti.) Candidates should be able to lead students in developing technical skill and in cultivating their voice and passion for art. 
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  • Middle School Counselor

    Cambridge Friends School is seeking a part-time (8 hours per week, 20% position) Middle School Counselor for the 2019-2020 academic year.

    The Middle School Counselor serves students and collaborates with faculty. The Middle School Counselor works collaboratively with the Middle School Head and faculty and works to ensure that the educational goals of the school are implemented for the education of the whole child focusing on the social and emotional life of Middle School students. The MS Counselor serves a key role in creating an atmosphere of emotional wellness among students. The Counselor reports directly to the Middle School Head.
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  • Substitute Teachers

    The Cambridge Friends School is seeking substitute teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. Substitutes are expected to provide supervision and instruction and are responsible for the implementation of lesson plans, management of the classroom, and for ensuring student learning.
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How to Apply

Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest, resume, completed application, and references, with the position in the subject line to: Cambridge Friends School, Human Resources, 5 Cadbury Road, Cambridge, MA 02140 FAX 617.876.1815 or email to humanresources@cfsmass.org.

Cambridge Friends School is committed to equal pay. Therefore, all faculty are awarded a salary based on the Cambridge Friends School salary scale based on their years of experience. 

In the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) must be performed on all applicants and employees. As of July 1, 2013, fingerprinting is required for all new employees. 
Thank you for your interest in Cambridge Friends School.

Commitment to Equal Opportunity

It is Cambridge Friends School’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, pregnancy, identity, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, military service, application for military service or any other status protected by applicable law. It is the intent and resolve of Cambridge Friends School to comply with the letter and the spirit of the law in the implementation of all facets of equal opportunity. 
This equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, training, promotion, compensation, discipline, termination, and retirement. Subject to the provisions of applicable law, Cambridge Friends School will provide reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental disabilities of a qualified individual with a disability who is able to perform the essential functions of a job with such reasonable accommodation, unless to do so would cause an undue hardship on the operation of the School.
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