Harrisburg Academy is currently seeking substitute teachers for preschool through twelfth grade to work throughout the 2021-22 school year. Interested candidates should enjoy working with children of a variety of ages, possess good communication skills, demonstrate strong leadership and classroom management techniques, and model problem solving and peer mediation techniques.
Substitute teachers are expected to provide supervision and instruction and are responsible for the implementation of lesson plans, management of the classroom, and ensuring student learning. Applicants need to understand this position is on a need-by-basis and hours will vary depending on the institution’s daily needs. Substitutes need to be prepared for phone calls or texts in the late evenings and early mornings to provide coverage for emergency situations as well as for pre-planned coverage. Substitute teachers are hourly employees.
If you have a passion for teaching and want to work at an Independent school, consider joining our team.
Harrisburg Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability and familial affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. We seek candidates who hope to help foster a school environment where all people are valued and where all perspectives are respected and appreciated.
Current State Police, Child Abuse, FBI clearances, a physical, and a TB test are required. Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume via e-mail to Kelly Rinehart, administrative assistant to the Head of Early Childhood and Lower Schools, at firstname.lastname@example.org
About Harrisburg Academy
Established in 1784 by Harrisburg founder John Harris, the Academy is one of the first independent schools in America and the flagship private school in Central Pennsylvania. At Harrisburg Academy, an outstanding, forward-thinking, hands-on education is paramount with students engaged on a unique journey of self-discovery, academic achievement, and social growth. Students, preschool through high school, excel in a challenging and diverse curriculum, and are well-rounded scholars and creative artists, exceptional athletes and talented musicians, and globally-minded philanthropists. They benefit from the enormous advantages of a small learning community each and every day that offers stimulating growth to prepare them for 21st Century success to learn boldly and to think analytically, creatively, and innovatively. More information at https://www.harrisburgacademy.org/