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Age 3 through 8th grade

Employment Opportunities

The Independence School actively seeks candidates of diverse backgrounds for employment.

-- Positions currently available, as of February 28, 2018

MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH TEACHER
The Independence School is currently seeking interested candidates to fill the position of middle school English teacher. Applicants should demonstrate superior and current knowledge of the content area and be able to elicit deep, engaging active learning for all students. They should be proficient in expanding students’ knowledge related to vocabulary, literature, grammar, and composition. Experience at the secondary or middle school level required as well as a degree in the area of English – masters or above preferred. Interested candidates should submit their resume to Head of School Vicky Yatzus at vyatzus@tisde.org.



  • Substitute teachers (must have earned a bachelor's degree or higher)
  • Substitute teacher's aide

Please send resume and application for employment to Vicky Yatzus, Head of School, at vyatzus@tisde.org, or 1300 Paper Mill Road, Newark, DE 19711. No phone calls, please.

Application for employment can be found here.

Application for substitute teachers and Extended Day staff can be found here.

The Independence School does not discriminate based on race; color; religion; sex; pregnancy; gender identity; sexual orientation; reproductive health decisions; national origin; age (over 40); disability; genetic information; marital status; family responsibilities; past or present military service; status as a volunteer emergency responder; status as a victim of domestic violence, a sexual offense, or stalking; or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law.