Thank you for your interest in Brooklyn Free School. To learn more about teaching and working at BFS, please check below for current opportunities.

All positions are currently filled. Please check back.

Brooklyn Free School is an equal opportunity employer.

Mission Statement: Brooklyn Free School’s mission is education for social justice. Always advocating for young people’s voices to be heard, BFS engages students and staff in democratic decision making and problem solving. We honor student choice and facilitate student-centered learning through play and exploration, constructivist teaching, collaborative coursework and self-directed student initiatives. We support social and emotional development through conflict mediation, personal reflection, diversity awareness and community responsibility. BFS works in the service of students and their families, partners with progressive educators, and embraces our larger community.

Occasionally we need substitute teachers.  If you have experience working with groups of children in non-classroom settings (camps, after school programs, etc), a flexible schedule, and would like to be on our list of possible subs please email your resume and letter of interest to


Brooklyn Free School’s Non-Discrimination Statement:

Brooklyn Free School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identification in the administration of its educational policy, scholarship and loan programs, admissions, and other school-administered programs.