Westtown School, a diverse Pre-K to 12th grade Quaker day and boarding school located in beautiful Chester County, PA., has an immediate opening for a full-time long-term substitute Middle and Upper School Spanish Teacher. We are seeking a dedicated teacher with experience working with children ages eleven to sixteen in developing their love of language learning. This substitute assignment will last approximately 12 weeks, with the possibility of extension.
The Middle and Upper School Spanish Teacher will:
Provide progressive, communicative-based instruction in beginning Spanish
Teach three sections of 6th grade Spanish
Teach one section of Upper School Spanish 1
Contribute to building and sustaining an inclusive community and a program which reflects diverse cultures and perspectives
Support all aspects of the Middle School program through active participation in homeroom, lunch, and supervisory duties such as recess duty and study halls
Coach one season of a sport or lead an equivalent assignment
BA degree required, advanced degree preferred
Experience with and commitment to working with Middle and Upper School students, including understanding of their developmental, social, and academic needs
3-5 years of relevant classroom teaching experience
Strong affinity for the mission of Westtown School and an educational philosophy consistent with the school’s values
Westtown welcomes diverse candidates and encourages them to apply. Westtown does not discriminate in hiring, and is committed to fostering an inclusive community based on cultural competence, commitment to social justice, and respect for all voices.
Interested, qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to: Sherri Farenwald, Director of Human Resources, at http://tiny.cc/westtown_careercenter and select Show All Job Openings.