Teaching and Administrative Faculty Positions

Opening for Advisor to the Philomathean Society (Debate Team)

Phillips Academy seeks applications from individuals interested in serving as an advisor for the school’s Philomathean Society (Philo), the second oldest secondary school debate society in the United States.   Philo is a member of the Debate Association of New England Independent Schools and competes regionally and nationally.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience coaching debate.   Specific responsibilities include weekly meetings, accompanying the team to 10 tournaments per year (Sunday competitions), and hosting one competition on PA’s campus.  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 pdf is preferred) to Patrick Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu.  Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Music Department

Adjunct Instructor in Bassoon

Phillips Academy seeks applications for an adjunct bassoon instructor for the 2018-2019 academic year. Candidates must be prepared to teach private bassoon lessons to a range of levels from introductory to advanced, and should be interested in rehearsing and performing regularly with Academy orchestras (Tuesdays from 6:20-7:50 p.m.), as well as chamber music groups. 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 a resume, 2 letters of reference and a cover letter that addresses your experience and interest in working in an intentionally diverse residential community to pafac@andover.edu. Letters should be written to the attention of Patrick Farrell, Dean of Faculty, Phillips Academy. Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer. 

World Languages Department

Adjunct Instructor of German

Phillips Academy seeks applications from individuals interested in an adjunct instructor position in the German Department for the fall trimester of school year 2018-19 (August 24 – November 21).  Specific responsibilities may vary, but most likely will involve teaching two to three sections of German.  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 pdf is preferred) to Patrick Farrell, Dean of Faculty, at the following address: pafac@andover.edu.  Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

Phillips Academy is committed to fostering a global, diverse and inclusive community. If you are interested in any of the open faculty positions, please email (as a single PDF) a resume, 2 letters of reference and a cover letter that addresses your experience and interest in working in an intentionally diverse residential community 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.