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Afternoon Session Support Teacher

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking an Afternoon Session support teacher with facility in project learning for 3 and 4-year-old children (12:15 to 3: 15 PM daily). The support teacher works closely with the head teacher to imagine, design, and execute project learning for children in an environment where joy and energy abound, and where personal self-direction is fostered. With the other staff, the support teacher creates an environment where children demonstrate respect and kindness for each other and where they learn conflict resolution and problem solving strategies. The support teacher with the head teacher develops varied avenues of communication with parents including the bi-monthly newsletter.

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania. Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a 2014 National Blue Ribbon school recognized for its excellence in early childhood education.

Requirements:

  • Active Practicing Catholic
  • BA/BS in Early Elementary Education
  • 3 years’ experience in preschool/elementary school teaching

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org by March 17, 2017.

 

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Extended After-School Day Assistant

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking part-time persons for assistants in its after-school extended day program (daily hours: 3:00 to 6 PM). The person should have demonstrated skills in care of children from ages 3 to grade 6. Duties included supervising children during transition from school day to extended day program, providing a safe outdoor/gym time encouraging friendship and fair play, enabling children to engage in creative play, and providing guidance and assistance during homework time.

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania.

Requirements:

  • Active Practicing Catholic
  • Demonstrated experience in care of preschool and elementary school children
  • High school diploma; college degree preferred

Please respond electronically by March 17. Send resume, letter of interest, and completed  NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org ASAP.

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Substitutes: Early Childhood to Grade 8

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is looking for substitute teachers for Pre-K to Grade 8.  Candidates should have experience in creative, interactive teaching/learning environments; training in Montessori education is a plus.  Background in Catholic education essential; appropriate credentials expected.

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org.

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Substitute School Nurse

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is looking for a part-time Substitute School Nurse with school nurse certification or RN license, criminal and reference checks required including clearances to work in a school environment.  Candidates would provide treatments and medications to students throughout the school day.

Send letter of interest, resume, including references and copy of certification and clearances to careers@norfon.org or fax (215) 247-8405.