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Teaching & Administrative Faculty Positions

If you are interested in any of the open faculty positions, please email your resume along with a cover letter and two letters of reference (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.

If you are interested in any of the open administrator positions, please email the requested materials to hr@andover.edu.

Biology

Instructor in Biology

Phillips Academy seeks applications for a one-year appointment in the department of biology for the 2016-2017 academic year. Candidates must be prepared to teach students at all levels of biology. Specific assignments generally comprise three or four sections, most likely with two preparations. We seek dynamic candidates who will be active participants in the academic, athletic, and residential programs. Master's degree plus minimum of three years teaching experience preferred. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (preferred in one pdf) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

English

Adjunct Instructor in English

Phillips Academy seeks applications for an Adjunct Instructor in English to teach one or two classes for the fall of school year 2016-17 (with the possibility of additional sections in the winter and spring terms). A Master’s degree plus a minimum of three years teaching experience is preferred. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (preferred in one pdf) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Music

Choral Accompanist

Phillips Academy seeks a part-time Choral Accompanist for the 2016-2017 academic year. The Choral Accompanist’s primary duty will be to accompany the Academy Chorus for two weekly evening rehearsals (6:20-7:50 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the academic year) as well as approximately four concerts per year. The accompanist will also lead sectionals as needed. The candidate should be familiar with a variety of different musical styles from across the choral genre and have considerable keyboard skills, including the ability to sight-read choral and orchestral accompaniments, individual choral parts and multiple choral parts simultaneously. The candidate should have some teaching and conducting experience and be comfortable leading small and large group sectionals. Other duties and opportunities, including accompanying individual students, small groups and/or services, teaching lessons and conducting, could arise based on the needs of the program and the strengths of the candidate. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (preferred in one pdf) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Music Adjunct in Violin/Viola

Phillips Academy seeks an adjunct faculty member in private classical violin/viola instruction beginning in the 2016-17 school year. We seek candidates who are interested in teaching a wide range of skill levels, from beginners with no previous training to advanced instrumentalists interested in pursuing music performance in college. The ability to teach fiddling and/or improvisation in a variety of musical styles is preferred. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (preferred in one pdf) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Music Adjunct in Voice

Phillips Academy seeks an adjunct faculty member in private vocal instruction starting in the 2016-17 school year (beginning in September). Qualified candidates will have the ability to perform and teach in a variety of musical styles, including popular styles. We seek candidates who are interested in teaching a wide range of skill levels, from beginners, with no previous training, to advanced singers interested in pursuing vocal performance in college. Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse, and inclusive academic community. Interested applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, résumé, and two letters of reference (preferred in one pdf) to Mr. Patrick J. Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Full background check required. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.


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