Careers At Sidwell Friends School
Welcome to the Human Resources Department at Sidwell Friends
School. Sidwell Friends prides itself in offering a high quality
educational experience to those who will lead the next generation.
To that end, we are seeking qualified individuals with the
knowledge, skills and abilities to enhance the student experience
at Sidwell Friends. We encourage you to review the job postings
below and to contact us for additional information.
Admissions Group Visit Leader
Admissions & Financial Aid
Position Start Date:
2022/2023 School Year
Sidwell Friends School, a coeducational Quaker day school, seeks a
part-time Admissions Group Visit Leader to work with the Admissions
Department, located on its DC campus. The admissions office runs,
as part of its application process for Pre-Kindergarten and
Kindergarten applicants, 90-minute visits. We seek a group visit
leader to manage the observation of and interactions with groups of
about 10 applicants at a time, three mornings a week. Leaders must
prepare the space with age-appropriate materials, welcome children,
and reassure parents who are dropping their children off with us.
Each leader manages a component of the visit free play,
story-time, circle time, and snack and contributes to the summary
comments about each childs participation when the visit concludes.
Typically, leaders are on campus from about 8:30am until at least
Great group leaders enjoy working with diverse young children of
all ages and likely has some experience in childcare or early
childhood education programs. This is a seasonal part-time role
that runs from early October through mid-January. Group leaders are
also invited to participate in committee meetings as
recommendations for admission are made in February.
Each leader receives a stipend for the work paid monthly, October
As a condition of employment, all employees who are employed with
the school are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and
able to provide proof of such vaccination. To make application for
a medical or religious exemption, please contact the human
Interested candidates should upload a resume, cover letter and
contact information for three professional references via our