Employment Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities 2019-07-30T12:58:43-05:00

Fourth Grade Teacher:

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a full-time teacher of fourth grade ELA, Math, Religion, and fifth grade Social Studies. The applicant must possess strong motivational skills to assist students in developing an understanding of rigorous curriculum in all subjects. Portfolio should reflect implementation of innovative techniques. Candidates should have demonstrated skill in understanding the children who are 9 and 10 years of age, empowering student development through use of various media, fostering student success.

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

Requirements:

  • B.S./Certification in Elementary Education. Master’s preferred
  • Three years experience in elementary school/middle school teaching
  • Skilled in use of Google Suite

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, three letters of reference, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org by August 9, 2019.


Technology Associate:

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is currently seeking a part-time Technology Associate to join our Technology Department. Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is a pre-k through grade 8, Catholic, Independent, co-ed, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph and located in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania.

Position Summary:

As a member of the Technology Department, the responsibilities of the Technology Associate may include working with the Director of Technology in:

    • Assisting in the administration and management of all network components (troubleshooting, configuration, replacement, migration, etc.)
    • Assisting in the auditing and overseeing network accounts, including but not limited to Google Accounts, Active Directory and various learning platform systems.
    • Responding to service ticket requests as needed
    • Providing ancillary support for Faculty and Staff
    • Documenting network configurations and produce end-user instructional guides in either a written or video format.
    • Assisting in web-site management
    • Assisting in evaluating new systems, technologies, and learning platforms
  • Other basic technology tasks as required

Essential Skills, Requirements, Education and Experience:

    • Demonstrated strong interest in technology
    • Basic and Technical knowledge, and demonstrated skills or familiarity with:
        • Computer Hardware and Networking Components
        • Windows, Macintosh, iOS, and Chrome OS
        • Google platform and Active Directory (preferred)
      • Basic html and web platforms
    • Analytical thinking / Problem solving ability
    • The ability to work independently, and in team environments
    • The ability to establish and meet deadlines
    • Above average communication and interpersonal skills
    • Strong writing ability, especially with technical and end-user documentation.
  • The ideal candidate will be an independent worker, self-motivated, be results and detail oriented, and possess a willingness to learn.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit letter of introduction, resumé, and list of three professional references to Mr. David Rodgers, Director of Technology,  c/o careers@norfon.org.  No phone inquiries.


Mathematics Teacher:  Grades 7 and 8

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a full-time teacher of mathematics. The applicant must possess strong motivational skills to assist seventh and eighth grade students in developing an understanding of rigorous curriculum in Pre-Algebra and Algebra I, as rooted in the NCTM Standards. Portfolio should reflect implementation of  innovative techniques. Candidates should have demonstrated skill in understanding the young adolescent, empowering student mathematics development through use of various media, fostering student success.

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

Requirements:

  • B.S./Certification in Mathematics Elementary or Secondary Education. Master’s preferred
  • Three years experience in elementary school/middle school teaching
  • Skilled in use of Google Suite

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, three letters of reference, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org by May 20, 2019.


Science Teacher:  Grades 7 and 8

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a full-time teacher of science. The applicant must possess strong motivational skills to assist seventh and eighth grade students in developing an understanding of rigorous curriculum in Life and Earth Science, as rooted in Next Generation Science Standards. Portfolio should reflect implementation of  innovative techniques, engaging students in creative, interactive learning. Candidates should have demonstrated skill in understanding the young adolescent, inspiring  student enthusiasm through use of various media, fostering student success.

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:

  • B.S./Certification in Science Elementary or Secondary Education. Master’s preferred
  • Three years experience in elementary school/middle school teaching
  • Skilled in use of Google Suite

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, three letters of reference, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org by August 16, 2019.


Elementary School Counselor – Part-time

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is seeking a part-time elementary school counselor. The applicant must possess strong motivational skills, the ability to connect well with others including students, parents, colleagues, and administrative staff, work individually and with small groups for Social Emotional Learning, and facilitate problem-solving skills/conflict resolution.

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

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Counseling; Master’s preferred
  • three years counseling experience in elementary/middle school
  • An appreciation for and understanding of the social, emotional, educational, and developmental needs of elementary-age children

Please respond electronically. Send resume, letter of interest, three letters of reference, and completed NFA employment application to careers@norfon.org by August 16, 2019.