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

School Counselor - Part Time

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a part-time school counselor for the 2022-23 school year.

Reporting to the Assistant Head of School for Academics, the school counselor provides a safe, accepting, non-judgmental space for students to discuss personal and academic issues and helps to build a culture of health and wellness at school. The Counselor provides short-term counseling services to students in times of crisis to support their social and emotional health at school and organizes and facilitates small group discussions for students.

In collaboration with an interdisciplinary student support team, the school counselor works to address the social, emotional and academic needs of specific students.  As an advocate for students’ mental health and education needs, the school counselor works to support student access to treatment, and helps to create and maintain an emotionally healthy, productive, and safe school community.

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Spanish Language Teacher

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a dynamic and student-centered educator versed in current trends, research, and emerging ideas in education to teach Spanish beginning September 2022. This is a one-year teaching position.

The ideal candidate will inspire students to learn Spanish and will work collaboratively with colleagues in various curricular areas.  He or she 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. 

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School Nurse - Part Time

Merion Mercy Academy seeks a part time school nurse committed to providing a safe and healthy environment where students can learn and grow.

As a licensed registered nurse, the school nurse is responsible for the quality of care delivered while maintaining current licensure and certifications. The school nurse handles acute medical issues, assists with health screenings, monitors records, administers medications, and promotes wellness in accordance with Merion Mercy’s commitment to providing a safe and healthy environment. In addition, the school nurse works with the Head of School and staff to integrate the Catholic faith and culture and infuse the Mercy charism into the school’s entire program.

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Merion Mercy is seeking coaches for the Fall 2022 season for Field Hockey, Soccer, Tennis, and Volleyball and for the Spring 2023 season for Lacrosse and Track.

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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