Middle School and High School Spanish Teacher - Long Term Substitute
Poughkeepsie Day School, the mid-Hudson’s leading progressive, PreK-12 day school, is currently seeking candidates to fill a Spanish teaching position for our Middle School and High School (7th-12th) as a long term substitute for a maternity leave. This position begins in mid-November, and will end in early February (dates may change). If you teach best by working collaboratively and can ignite passion and purpose in your students, we want you to be a part of our team.
Responsibilities Include teaching one section of each of the following:
7th grade Spanish
8th grade Spanish
Spanish 3 (HS)
Spanish Seminar (HS - Highest level)
The ideal candidate will be fluent in Spanish, have experience teaching (or the ability to teach) students from grades 7-12, and will be familiar with proficiency based teaching methodologies and inquiry-based learning. We are looking for a candidate who values and understands students’ language acquisition process and is passionate about collaborating with young minds to foster excitement and purpose. The candidate must possess a BA in an appropriate subject area. A masters degree in the subject area is preferred but not required.
Poughkeepsie Day School strives to have its faculty, administration and student body reflect the diversity of the society in which we live. PDS is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of our school’s mission and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Poughkeepsie Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Leave Replacement
The candidate must possess a BA in an appropriate subject area. A masters degree in the subject area is preferred but not required.