Carolina Friends School seeks a compassionate and collaborative full-time Middle School Counselor and Middle School-Upper School Health and Social-Emotional Learning Educator. This position centers on the social-emotional health of students, provides a bridge between the Middle and Upper Schools, and works alongside the Upper School Counselor. The Middle School Counselor portion of the role is new and will be designed and implemented in collaboration with the Middle School Head Teacher and staff. Responsibilities will include providing direct and indirect services to staff, students in grades 5-8, and their families based on their social-emotional and mental health needs, with the goal of promoting and enhancing students’ success and engagement at school; teaching Human Sexuality to 8th graders. The Upper School portion of the role includes one course for 9th graders called CFS Life.
Teachers and administrative staff at Carolina Friends School enjoy a school community committed to a pedagogy rooted in Quaker thought and practice. We strive to collaborate toward the realization of every child’s highest potential in the classroom, community, and wider world.
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Carolina Friends School is a vibrant and inclusive K-12 learning community empowering students to think critically, creatively, and independently. We foster active exploration and quiet reflection, individual endeavor and collaborative engagement. Inspired by Quaker values—pursuit of truth, respect for all, peaceful resolution of conflict, simplicity, the call to service—we teach our children that it is possible to change the world.
CFS strongly encourages and supports applications from qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds in order to foster its mission and its commitment to diversity, inclusivity and equity.
CFS does not discriminate based on age, race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, disability, socio-economic background, family structure, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, or military service in the administration of its policies and programs. CFS is an equal opportunity employer in both policy and practice.