Employment

Equal Employment Opportunity

Mercersburg Academy abides by both the spirit and the letter of the law in all its employment and admission policies. The school provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, genetic information, or disabilities which do not prevent performance of essential job tasks. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruitment, promotion, demotion or transfer, termination, transfer or layoff, leaves of absence, disclipline, compensation and training.
Application for all employment openings at Mercersburg Academy should be submitted to Human Resources, 300 E. Seminary St., Mercersburg, PA 17236, or fax to 717-328-6306, or email to jobs@mercersburg.edu.  Application for faculty openings may be made by submitting a letter of interest and resume. Application for staff openings may be made by submitting a resume and/or Mercersburg Employment Application.

Staff Positions

Mercersburg Academy employs over 150 staff members, in addition to our faculty, in diverse departments from athletics to facilities to technology. We seek applicants who share our mission of embracing the value of hard work, character and community.

Faculty Positions

Faculty positions, both teaching and administrative, require a commitment to boarding school life including residential, advising, and coaching responsibilities. Teaching positions and 10-month administrative faculty positions are hired on an academic year basis; 12-month administrative faculty positions are hired on a fiscal year basis. While applications for faculty positions are accepted all year, recruiting begins in early January for announced retirements and in March for other possible openings.

Coaching Positions

Mercersburg engages qualified individuals to lead and assist in the school’s extensive athletic program, which consists of 46 teams on the varsity, junior varsity, and thirds’ levels. All coaches are subject to the Pennsylvania Department of Education clearance requirements. While positions are posted as needed and available, interested parties can contact Rick Hendrickson, Director of Athletics, at any point to inquire about potential openings. Email: hendricksonr@mercersburg.edu.

Summer Positions

Mercersburg Academy Summer and External Programs has many seasonal summer employment opportunities, ranging from ESL teachers to adventure camp counselors. To learn more about the opportunities available, please click the link below. Application for summer positions at Mercersburg Academy may be made by submitting an application and resume to Coleman Weibley, Director of Summer Programs, by mail at 300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236; fax to 717-328-9072, or email to weibleyc@mercersburg.edu.

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Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center.
Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
100 Academy Drive, Mercersburg, PA 17236
GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236
717-328-6173