PHILADELPHIA FEDERATION OF TEACHERS

Main Office
1816 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Office Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
215-587-6738 Fax 215-665-1903
Contact the PFT via email

 

PFT HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE

440 N. Broad Street, Room 175
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Office Hours 8:45 am to 4:30 pm
215-561-2113 or 215-567-2897

 

PFT INFORMATION OFFICE

215-587-6738
Information officers and staff representatives are available to
answer your questions regarding all areas of the PFT-District
contract.

 

PFT COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

George Jackson: 215-587-6750 | gjackson@pft.org
For media inquiries, website questions and other communications-related issues.

 

PFT HEALTH & WELFARE FUND

215-561-2722 or www.pfthw.org
The Health & Welfare Fund administers PFT member benefit programs H&W coordinators provide information about benefits, including dental, vision, long-term disability and prescription drug plans. They also assist members with Worker’s Compensation, retirement planning, medical coverage and professional development.

 

PFT LEGAL SERVICES FUND

215-972-0942 or www.pftls.org
The PFT Legal Services plan provides free and reduced cost legal services for members and their families, including legal advice, court representation, wills or home-purchase assistance. A legal services fund coordinator can speak at chapter meetings and provide members with information about the plan. Call the number above to set up a visit by the coordinator. Call 215-814-9200 to set up an appointment with a lawyer.

 

GET INVOLVED!

The PFT maintains a number of committees linking professionals in the 10 bargaining units. Committees meet at different times throughout the school year to discuss issues of mutual concern, to hear guest speakers and exchange ideas. Visit the PFT Events page for a schedule of meetings.

Other Important Numbers

School District of Philadelphia
Website
215-400-4000

School District Personnel Records
215-400-4780

Public School Employees Retirement System
Website
215-443-3495
or 717-783-3082

Pennsylvania Department of Education Preparation & Certification
Website
717-787-2967

American Federation of Teachers
Website
800-238-1133

AFT Pennsylvania
Website
215-587-6784

Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO
Website
215-665-9800

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO
Website
717-238-9351

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