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The Potomac School
Dyana Conroy

Shveta Khullar
Human Resources

David Grant
Diversity & Inclusion Director

Randolph Carter

"There was an ease of sharing and it was great to talk with other participants.  The school representatives seemed genuinely interested in meeting candidates and describing their school."

Diversity Fair Candidate


"The workshops were very informative and the moderators displayed their professional expertise very well."

Diversity Fair candidate

Diversity Hiring Fair

2016 Diversity Hiring Fair
February 6, 2016
10:30 am to 3:00 pm

The Fair is open to all individuals regardless of race, color, ethnicity, gender, religion, or other status protected by applicable law.  The Potomac School and EastEd strictly prohibit all forms of unlawful discrimination, including discrimination in hiring.

Schedule of Events

  • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm: Panel Discussion/Q&A 
  • 12:00 pm –   2:00 pm: Career Fair 
  •   2:00 pm –   3:00 pm: One-on-One Interviews

Panel Presenters

  • Peter Barrett, Head, St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School, DC 
  • Malcolm Lester, Head, Grace Episcopal Day School, MD 
  • Maria Borje, Latino Student Fund 
  • Richard Jung, Executive Director, Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington
  • Julie Wong, Upper School Mathematics Teacher, The Potomac School



Who is hosting this event?


The Potomac School and Eastern Educational Collaborative Resources (EastEd). We are committed to diversity in independent schools.


How much does it cost for a school to register?


The cost to register is $500. All registrations prior to December 18, 2015 will receive a $100 discount.


How much does it cost for a candidate to register?


Registration is free for all candidates.


Who can I contact for more information?


Please contact The Potomac School at (703) 749-6380 or (703)749-6384 or Randolph Carter (EastEd) at (202) 464-1996.


Will there be transportation to/from the fair provided for candidates?


Yes! This year we will have shuttles picking up candidates from two metro stations (Union Station and East Falls Church) in the morning. We will also provide shuttles from the fair to those metro stations after the fair. More information will be provided to candidates via email in advance of the fair.

Below is a list of schools who WILL attend the  2016 Diversity Hiring Fair.

** Please Check Back for Open Positions

Alexandria Country Day School

Beauvoir School

Open Positions
  • Associate Teachers (Second & Third Grade)
  • Classroom Teachers (PK - Grade 3) 
Beauvoir School Website

Burgundy Farm Country Day School

Open Positions
  • Lower School Teacher
  • Drama Teacher
  • Music Teacher
Burgundy Farm Country Day School Website

Capitol Hill Day School

Concord Hill School

Open Positions
  • Full Time Math Teacher (K-Grade 3)
  • Full Time Science Teacher (K-Grade 3)
Concord Hill School Website

Congressional School

Open Positions
  • Middle School Math Teacher and Advisor
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Library Media Specialist 
Congressional School Website

DC Prep

Open Positions
  • Academic Intervention Fellow  (Elementary & Middle School)
  • Elementary Reading Interventionist
  • Elementary Teachers (Literacy, Math, Science & Social Studies)
  • Kindergarten Teachers
  • Middle School Teacher (Grade 4-6) (Math, Literacy, Social Studies & Science)
  • Middle School Teacher (Grade 7-8) (Math, Literacy, Social Studies & Science)
  • Preschool & Pre-K Teachers
  • Special Education Teachers (Preschool & Grade 8)
  • Special/Intervention Teacher (Art, Music & Gym)
DC Prep School Website

Edmund Burke School

Open Position
  • Full Time Math Teacher ( Middle School & High School) 
Edmund Burke School Website

Flint Hill School

Open Positions
  • Director of Information Technology
  • Director of Alumni Relations
  • Grade 5 & 6 Homeroom Teacher
  • Lower School Homeroom Teacher
  • MS/US Latin Teacher
  • IT Help Desk Manager
  • US History
  • US Science Teacher (Physics/Chemistry)
Flint Hill School Website

Georgetown Day School

Gilman School

Open Positions
  • Lower School Science Teacher
  • Lower School Homeroom Teacher
  • Upper School English Teacher
  • Upper School History Teacher
  • Upper School Spanish Teacher
Gilman School Website

Holton-Arms School

King Abdullah Academy

Landon School

Open Positions
  • Language Arts Teacher (Grade 5 - Lower School)
  • Math Teacher  (Grade 4 - Lower School)
  • Grade 3 Teacher
  • History/Humanities Teacher (Upper School)
  • American Studies Teacher (Upper School)
  • English European Literature Teacher (Upper School)
  • Math Teacher (Upper School)
The Landon School Website

Lowell School

National Cathedral School

National Child Research Center

Norwood School

Our Lady of Good Counsel High School

Open Positions
  • English Teacher
  • Math Teacher
  • Science Teacher
  • Social Studies Teacher
  • Spanish Teacher
Our Lady of Good Counsel High School Website

Providence Day School

Sidwell Friends School

St. Albans School

St. Catherine's School

St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School

St. Paul's School

Open Positions
Upper School
  • English Teacher
  • Math Teacher
  • Science Teacher
  • Spanish Teacher
St. Paul's School Website

St. Paul's School for Girls

Open Positions
  • English Teacher (Upper School)
  • French Teacher ( Upper & Middle School)
  • Science Teacher (Part-Time) (Upper School)
  • Spanish Teacher (Part-Time) (Middle School) 
St. Paul's School for Girls Website

St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

Open Positions
  • Upper School Spanish Teacher
  • Upper School Science Teacher (Chemistry)
  • Upper School Latin Teacher (part-time)
  • Upper School English Teacher
  • Head of Lower School
  • Administrative Assistant to the Head of Middle School

 Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

The Key School

The Lab School of Washington

The Nora School

The Potomac School

Two Rivers Public Charter School

Open Positions
  • Elementary School Assistant Teachers
  • Elementary School Lead Teachers
  • Elementary School Special Education Teachers
  • Middle School Assistant Principal
Two Rivers Public Charter School Website

Washington Episcopal School

Washington International School

Open Positions
  • Assistant Principal, Primary School (Pre-K-Grade 5)
  • Middle School English Teacher (Grade 6-8)
  • Middle/Upper School Mandarin Chinese Teacher (Part-time 66%)
  • Middle/Upper Spanish
  • Middle/Upper Science (mostly chemistry)
  • Upper Math
  • Upper History
Washington International School Website

School Registration

School registration for the 2016 Diversity Hiring Fair is now closed.  

Candidate Registration

Registration for the 2016 Diversity Hiring Fair is now CLOSED .  We look forward to seeing all registered participants on Saturday, February 6. 

** Don’t forget to submit your resume via email in advance to the Diversity Hiring Fair to be included in an electronic notebook, which will be distributed to all participating schools prior to this event.

Please note that the electronic notebook containing participant resumes will be sent to the schools on January 29, 2016. All resumes received after January 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm will not be included in the electronic notebook. If you register after January 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm, please bring hard copies of your resume to the event.

Email resume (PDF documents only) to: hiringfair@potomacschool.org

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