Employment Opportunities

Middle School Language Arts Teacher

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for sixth grade homeroom and teaching Language Arts to students in grade 6
  • Plans, evaluates, and revises curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction
  • Establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicates those objectives to students
  • Facilitates classroom discussions and prepares and delivers presentations on topics such as poetry, novel structure, grammar and usage, and effective writing styles
  • Instructs students individually and in groups, using a variety of teaching pedagogy to enhance individualized learning
  • Prepares, administers, grades, and records assessments in order to evaluate students’ progress
  • Maintains regular communication with parents and guardians and meets when necessary to discuss their children’s progress and needs
  • Collaborates with other teachers and administrators
  • Attends parent-teacher conferences, class trips, retreats, and extra-curricular activities such as open houses and homecoming
  • Attends professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops in order to maintain and improve professional competence

See the full position description. Interested candidates should forward a resume and cover letter to employment@waldronmercy.org.

Afternoon Aide

Waldron Mercy Academy seeks a qualified candidate for the position of Afternoon Teacher Aide for our Waldron Mercy Child Care. This position is responsible for assisting the teachers in the classroom and/or the play yard.

Interested candidates should complete the online application and submit a cover letter and resume under the subject "Afternoon Aide" to employment@waldronmercy.org.

Mercy After Care (MAC) Aide

Mercy After Care is our extended day care service for Waldron Mercy Academy students in kindergarten and grades one to eight. This program includes recreational activities, enrichment experiences, scheduled homework periods and snacks. We are looking to build a staff that will work together to provide individual attention, security and consistency of program in an atmosphere of respect and fun. Beginning on the first day of school, Mercy After Care is open on faculty in-service and parent/teacher conference days, as well as most religious/holy days and other school holidays, until 6:00 p.m.

Please contact employment@waldronmercy.org if you are interested in joining our MAC staff. Salary starts at $10 an hour.

Substitute Teachers

If you currently have your Pennsylvania certification (early childhood, elementary education or secondary education) and would be interested in substituting at WMA on a per diem basis, please contact Theresa Gannon, middle school director.

Application Process

1) Please complete WMA's employment application. 
2) Submit cover letter, resume, and other requested materials to the assigned contact.
3) All candidates are required to provide Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Child Abuse, and FBI Criminal History background clearances which are no more than one year old. When an interview is scheduled, candidates will be informed to obtain and show these items.

Waldron Mercy Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact us:

513 Montgomery Avenue, Merion Station, PA 19066 
t. 610-664-9847 
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