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Brooklyn Friends School seeks candidates with a strong personal interest in and commitment to issues of diversity and social justice. People of color and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Teaching at Brooklyn Friends requires a BA or equivalent, and an MA is preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Brooklyn Friends School is committed to maintaining an environment in which all people are respected and valued. To that end, discrimination in any form, such as that based on race, religion, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or socio-economic status will not be tolerated. The school actively strives to recognize, respect and celebrate the differences and commonalities that shape the individual and collective identities of its members.

This section of the website is updated regularly. No mail or fax please. All applications should be directed to the email listed in the position description.

Current Opportunities

Family Center at Brooklyn Friends Maternity Leave Replacement

The Family Center at Brooklyn Friends School is an early childhood program designed to meet the developmental needs of two-year-old children, ranging in age from 2 years to 2 years 11 months in September. You will find more information about the program at

We are seeking a Head Teacher with Early Childhood experience, including work with 2 and 3 year-olds. Candidates require the ability to work collaboratively in a teaching team (Head Teacher and three Assistant Teachers). Duties include, but are not limited to, supporting and collaborating with the teaching team in the daily maintenance of the classroom, planning and conducting small group or whole class lessons, communicating with parents and assessing and documenting students’ development.

All Family Center Teachers are expected to be active members of the broader Brooklyn Friends community, which includes attending faculty meetings and professional development days.

A Master’s degree and documentation to fulfill all mandatory DOH requirements is necessary.

The position will start in early March 2019 through June 2019, with a possibility of continuing the following school year.

Interested applicants should submit resume and cover letter to Sara Soll at

Family Center at Brooklyn Friends Substitute Teachers

We are seeking people who are interested in being on our substitute teacher list. Hours and days vary depending on our need. We have several programs that run between 8am and 6pm, Monday through Friday.Candidates should have some early childhood experience, working with two and three year olds. Interested applicants should submit resume and cover letter to Sara Soll at


Please check back after the beginning of 2019.