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Teaching & Administrative Faculty Positions

If you are interested in any of the open faculty positions, please email your resume, a cover letter, two letters of reference, and an application (as a single PDF) to pafac@andover.edu. Applicants will be reviewed by:

Mr. Patrick J. Farrell Dean of Faculty on the Edward E. Elson Foundation
Phillips Academy
180 Main Street
Andover, MA 01810-4161

Successful candidates for certain positions assume teaching, residential, and athletic responsibilities. FULL BACKGROUND CHECK REQUIRED. EOE. Master's degree and minimum of three years teaching experience preferred for all faculty teaching positions. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community.

Open Coaching Positions 2017-2018

Phillips Academy seeks applicants for school year 2017-2018 for coaches of the sports listed below:

Boys and Girls Crew
Boys Lacrosse
Boys and Girls Squash

We are particular interested in individuals who are also applying to teach in one of the disciplines listed below. If you are applying for a teaching position and would like to be considered for one of these coaching positions, please let us know in the body of the email containing your resume and references.

If you are interested strictly in coaching, please send a cover letter and resume to hr@andover.edu

English

Instructor in English

Phillips Academy seeks applications for a one-year position as an Instructor in English for the 2017-2018 academic year. Candidates must be prepared to teach students at every level in this four-year school. Specific assignments will comprise three or four sections, most likely with two preparations. We seek dynamic teachers who will be active participants in our academic, athletic, and residential programs. Master’s degree plus minimum of three years teaching experience at a residential school preferred. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse and inclusive academic community. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please send by e-mail—if possible, in a single pdf—a cover letter, resume, an application and two letters of reference to pafac@andover.edu. Letters should be addressed to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, Phillips Academy. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Music

Instructor in Music (part-time)

Phillips Academy seeks applications for a 0.5 FTE position as an Instructor in Music specializing in piano accompaniment beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year. Candidates should have experience with a wide variety of musical styles and be comfortable learning a large amount of piano music within a short period of time in preparation for rehearsals and performances. This position will include accompanying evening choral rehearsals and student recitals, and may include private piano instruction, chamber music coaching, and other opportunities according to individual expertise. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse and inclusive academic community. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference ( a single portable document file—pdf—preferred) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Rebecca M. Sykes Wellness Center

Psychological Counselor/Wellness Educator

Phillips Academy seeks to make a one year, leave replacement appointment for a psychological counselor and wellness educator starting September 1, 2017. This is a full time, 10-month position, housed in the Rebecca M. Sykes Wellness Center and reporting to the Director of Psychological Services. Counseling responsibilities include but are not limited to: providing individual and group counseling to students, supervising graduate school practicum students and pre-doctoral interns, and consulting with students, parents, faculty members and outside providers. Wellness Educator responsibilities include but are not limited to: implementing and teaching wellness programming, advising student groups, and collaborating with other departments to increase wellness education throughout the school community. Generally the hours worked are 8:30am-5pm Monday through Friday, with additional evening and weekend commitments including shared on-call responsibilities. Housing is provided and involvement in the athletic program is expected. Preferred qualifications include a doctoral degree and three years clinical experience. The candidate must be licensed or license eligible in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse and inclusive academic community. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please email cover letter, resume, and two letters of reference (a single pdf file is preferred) to pafac@andover.edu. Letters should be written to the attention of Patrick Farrell, Dean of Faculty, Phillips Academy. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

World Languages

Instructor of Spanish

Phillips Academy seeks applications from individuals interested in a continuing appointment as Instructor of Spanish starting September 1, 2017. Candidates should be able to teach at all levels of the language. The Academy seeks dynamic individuals who will be active participants in all aspects of a residential school including teaching, house counseling and coaching. Opportunities exist for multidisciplinary, experiential and on- and off-campus program development through a range of Academy resources. A Master’s degree plus a minimum of three years teaching experience is preferred. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Andover is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (portable document files—pdfs—preferred) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.


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