There are countless opportunities for growth and professional development at P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School at the University of Florida. Teachers are fully supported to explore and learn within their subject area, encouraged to present and attend national conferences, and inspired to continue to refine and improve their current practices. The school boasts a small community-like atmosphere that fosters deep, significant relationships with students and families.
Current Openings | Athletics
Applications for athletics opportunities are submitted to: Kelly Barrett.
Current Openings | Band
Applications for band opportunities are submitted to: Carrie Geiger, Ed.D.
Current Openings | Faculty and Staff
Applications for faculty and staff opportunities are accepted all year and until all positions have been filled. Applications must be made through the University of Florida Employment portal.
Search Committee Meetings
Please find search committee meeting details: Search Committee Dates and Times
About P.K. Yonge
P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School, affiliated with the College of Education at the University of Florida, is a public school established in 1934 with the mission to design, test, and disseminate best practices in K-12 education through serving a diverse student community.
P.K. Yonge faculty serve approximately 1100 students each year and, in partnership with faculty at the UF College of Education, strive to design and test innovative teaching solutions to meet the needs of all learners.
P.K. Yonge boasts a warm community atmosphere that fosters deep and impactful relationships with students and families over many years. Teachers work closely in collaborative environments that promote open discussion about innovative ideas and translating emerging theories and research into classroom practice.
With greater professional autonomy, P.K. Yonge teachers enjoy curricular flexibility and engage in research in their own classrooms. To ensure the success of P.K. Yonge’s mission, the school seeks teachers who find research and investigation inspiring, who value the ability to reach outside the bounds of the classroom, and who are open to sharing outcomes on a broader scale.
There are countless opportunities for growth and professional development at P.K. Yonge. Teachers are fully supported to explore and learn within their subject areas, encouraged to present and attend national conferences, and inspired to continue to refine and improve their current practices.
As an employee of the University of Florida, teachers have the ability to participate in the university promotion process — which has the potential to lead to higher rank and salary. P.K. Yonge teachers have full access to UF benefits. Additionally, teachers are afforded the use of the UF tuition assistance program to pursue advanced degrees at the University of Florida. For more details about UF benefits, visit www.hr.ufl.edu/benefits.
P.K. Yonge DRS is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer.
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About UF College of Education
The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Institution. The selection process will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of Florida’s “Governance in the Sunshine” and Public Records laws. Search Committee meetings and interviews will be open to the public, and all applications, resumes, and other documents related to the search will be available for public inspection.