Blue Oak School is a progressive K-8 learning community. We are seeking a dynamic and warm Spanish teacher to step in midyear and join our middle school program team.
Qualified candidates will have had some prior classroom experience and possess the desire to take an active role in working with the teaching team and children. Candidates should possess Native or near-Native level Spanish fluency and have some understanding of language acquisition and language lesson design.
The ideal candidate will infuse creativity and fun into their classrooms, and understand how to provide rigor and extended learning experiences within the context of a progressive language learning environment.
This position is responsible for three sections of Spanish, one each in grades 6-8. This is a 50% position. The hours are approximately M-W-F 9:30-3:30. Compensation is competitive. Heritage Spanish speakers and candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
EXPERIENCE -BA and some prior teaching or childcare experience -Love working with students and creating a joyful learning environment -Desire and ability to contribute to student and community life inside and outside the classroom -Commitment to social justice and multicultural education -Sense of humor and ability to connect with all students -Ability to work legally in the US
Please submit a résumé and cover letter to email@example.com Salary is competitive and based on qualifications and experience.
About Blue Oak School
Blue Oak School offers a challenging and stimulating education to children of diverse backgrounds and interests. Through the culture and community of the School, teachers nurture the development of character and foster confidence, creativity, flexibility and curiosity in each child.
Blue Oak School does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual or gender identity in its hiring processes and actively promotes the principles and practices of diversity throughout the school community. We offer competitive compensation and a progressive community dedicated to learning and engaged citizenship.