An independent K-12 school on a beautiful wooded campus, 3 miles from Washington, DC

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Phone: (703) 749-6380
Fax: (703) 356-4651

Employment Application

Qualified applicants should click below to complete the online application and upload their cover letter and resume.

Please contact the HR Department with any questions regarding any open positions.

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In striving to fulfill its mission, The Potomac School seeks many different voices, viewpoints, and backgrounds. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Meet Our Faculty

R ecognized as one of the premier independent day schools in the nation, The Potomac School is distinguished by its emphasis on excellent teaching and its vibrant, engaged community.

Potomac faculty and staff are among the finest in the country, in part because they work at a school that allows their unique passions and personalities to thrive. The teachers here are experts in their respective fields, with more than 75% holding advanced degrees. Our employees also get a great professional boost from working with dedicated, highly-skilled colleagues and mentors.

In hiring faculty and staff, Potomac looks for both the “who” and the “what” – that is, the personal qualities as well as the professional knowledge and skills that together empower an individual to have a positive impact on students’ learning and on the school community as a whole.

If the idea of being a part of this dynamic learning community inspires you… if you believe you have what it takes to make a positive difference in the life of our school and the lives of our students… we’d like to hear from you! Take a look at the open positions below and consider all that The Potomac School has to offer, including:

  • Competitive salaries and generous benefits
  • A commitment to supporting your continued professional growth
  • A support structure that will help you succeed and thrive as a member of our community
  • A rewarding work environment that offers you the opportunity to make a difference every day!

Job Openings

Faculty Positions

Staff Positions

Summer Camp Positions

To check out our complete list of job positions for the 2019 summer camp please click here


Girls Coaching Positions

  • Varsity field hockey assistant

  • Middle School cross country assistant

  • Middle School volleyball coach

Boys Coaching Positions

  • No open positions at this time.

For girls coaching positions, please contact Cas Blanchard, our Girls Athletic Director, at or 703-749-6345.

For boys coaching positions, please contact Rob Lee, our Boys Athletic Director, at or (703) 749-6372.


At Potomac we're proud to be a community of vibrant individuals from diverse backgrounds  with a multitude of passions. We are united in our belief that our school is intellectually and morally strengthened when many different voices and viewpoints are engaged.

We administer our educational policies, admission policies, financial aid program, athletic program, and other school programs (including the hiring of faculty and staff) without discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, or any other category to the extent protected by applicable laws.