Employment Opportunities

Are you a Peaceful Person? Interested in becoming a part of the Peaceful Schools team?

We are now accepting applications for the following position:


Nature & Engineering Enrichment Instructor 

Peaceful Schools is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic instructor to teach in our Peaceful People Enrichment Program during school hours in the Syracuse City School District during the 2018-2019 school year.

The Nature & Engineering Elective Enrichment Course will provide elementary and middle-school students with hands-on projects and exposure to skills and experiences in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields such as, but not limited to, biology and engineering, to prepare them for future success.

Enrichment Instructor Responsibilities and Qualifications:

  • Create and manage a peaceful classroom climate and a safe learning environment.
  • Develop and implement project-based units in Elective Enrichment Courses in grades 4-8.
  • Co-teach cross-curricular content in grades K-3.
  • Maintain accurate student records.
  • Actively participate in Peaceful Schools staff trainings and meetings, as well as in select school-based trainings and meetings.
  • Possess a strong background in education, along with significant experience in the enrichment field.
  • Display strong interpersonal skills and a positive attitude.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Education, or Science, with significant experience is preferred.

Position is full-time, working Monday-Friday during the school day, 40 hours per week. Peaceful Schools is offering a competitive salary, along with training and ongoing support throughout the school year. Position is located in Syracuse, NY.

Interested applicants should submit resume and cover letter to danir@peacefulschools.com by Friday, July 20. Please highlight your teaching experience and expertise in your letter, and how they would apply to the Nature and Engineering Enrichment Course. All applicants will receive a confirmation email upon receipt. Peaceful Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Peaceful Schools provides comprehensive social-emotional education and conflict resolution products and services. To learn more, please visit www.peacefulschools.com.

Peaceful Schools is committed to giving everyone the power to be peaceful.