Employment Opportunities

 

Merion Mercy Academy Employment Application Process


Pennsylvania state law and Merion Mercy Academy require that the following items be completed before a candidate is hired. If seeking to work in a school in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a candidate is advised to complete these items expeditiously.


HIRING Process

  • Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and statement of educational philosophy along with three professional references
  • Teaching Positions:
    • Submit copy of all Bachelor’s and/or Master’s transcripts
    • Submit copy of any and all teaching certificates

Employment Forms

The following forms must be submitted before officially starting the position:



Merion Mercy Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Merion Mercy Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its hiring practices.

Notice of Non-Discrimination
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
 


Job Postings
 

Controller

Merion Mercy Academy seeks an experienced financial controller in our Business Office beginning immediately. 

Reporting to the Head of School, the Controller leads and manages the day-to-day operation of the business office and has functional responsibility over accounting and general ledger, and payroll. The ideal candidate is a clear communicator with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate widely with various constituencies throughout the School’s community including students, faculty, staff, parents and vendors.

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Art Teacher - Part Time

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a dynamic and student-centered educator versed in current trends, research, and emerging ideas in education to serve as a part-time art teacher to teach introductory courses in the visual arts for the 2022-23 school year. This is a one-year teaching position.

The ideal candidate will embrace the school’s Mercy mission to promote a holistic education that is student-centered and encourages both academic and personal excellence.  He or she will be enthusiastic about teaching girls, be able to teach students both at school and online, and enjoy working within a team setting of shared ideas and constructive feedback in a collaborative manner. The candidates will demonstrate skills in cross-cultural teaching and leadership practices, and be dedicated to working in a diverse community. He or she will contribute to and be committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices.

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Theology Teacher

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a dynamic and student-centered educator versed in current trends, research, and emerging ideas in education to serve as a full-time Theology teacher for the 2022-23 school year. This is a one-year teaching position.

The ideal candidate will embrace the school’s Mercy mission to promote a holistic education that is student-centered and encourages both academic and personal excellence.  He or she will be enthusiastic about teaching girls, have a familiarity with instructional technology, and enjoy working within a team setting of shared ideas and constructive feedback in a collaborative manner. The candidates will demonstrate skills in cross-cultural teaching and leadership practices, and be dedicated to working in a diverse community. He or she will contribute to and be committed to diversity and multicultural educational practices. 

Candidates should have a willingness to lead students in theological reflection, faith-sharing, and service-learning design and processing.  He or she must be a team player with initiative, judgment, and problem-solving skills.  Personal characteristics necessary for the position include positivity and enthusiasm for all aspects of school life; warmth and a good sense of humor; patience and persistence; and excellent communication skills.  

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Head Field Hockey Coach

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a Head Field Hockey Coach who is committed to leading a competitive field hockey program and working in a dynamic, student-centered athletic department. 

The Head Field Hockey Coach is a dedicated, enthusiastic individual who understands the value of education-based athletics and serves as a positive role model.  The ideal candidate will instruct players in the fundamental skills, strategy, and physical training necessary for them to realize a degree of individual and team success.  A successful candidate thrives in an all-girls environment and meets the unique needs of young women.  Student-athletes shall also receive instruction that will lead to the formulation of the Mercy values, leadership, self-discipline, self-confidence, and sense of pride. 

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Director of Enrollment Management & Strategy

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a Director of Enrollment Management & Strategy who will be responsible for leading the strategic and operational components of enrollment, developing the research necessary to inform decision making, as well as the oversight of student recruitment, financial aid, and enrollment efforts.  Merion Mercy is looking for an experienced enrollment management professional to lead the transition of the school to a comprehensive, data-driven enrollment management system.  As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Director will work with the Head of School and an internal team that will include the Director of Admissions, Development Director, Director of Strategic Finance, and Director of Marketing and Communications to develop and implement strategy.

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College Counselor

Merion Mercy Academy seeks an innovative and student-centered college counselor well versed in best practices in independent education to begin in August 2022.

The College Counselor is a highly visible and energetic school leader who guides and supports students through the college application process. The ideal candidate will be a role model for girls with strong leadership, communication and organizational skills, and possess the ability to engage effectively with students, parents and faculty and staff as well as representatives from colleges and universities.

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Coaches

Merion Mercy is seeking coaches for the Fall 2022 season for Field Hockey, Golf, Rowing, Soccer, and Tennis.  

If interested, please send a resume and letter of interest to Shannon Fisher, Director of Athletics, at ad@merion-mercy.com.

Substitute Teachers

If you are interested in a short-term or long-term substitute teaching position at Merion Mercy Academy please contact Kelley Glynn at KGlynn@merion-mercy.com for more information.

An independent, Catholic, all-girls college preparatory high school for grades 9-12
Merion Mercy Academy
511 Montgomery Avenue Merion Station, PA 19066
P (610) 664-6655
F (610) 664-6322
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