Kingswood Oxford is seeking a passionate, innovative, and collaborative individual who models a growth mindset to teach Spanish.
In addition to having a strong educational background and middle school teaching experience in Spanish, successful candidates will demonstrate an understanding of adolescent development, have experience with total immersion language teaching and model best teaching practices most especially the ACTFL standards. Candidates should also understand the importance of involvement in the community, student engagement and empowerment, ongoing professional development, and authentic collaboration with other faculty and staff to advance the school’s mission and strategic vision. Successful candidates must have experience and confidence in using technology in the classroom.
About Kingswood Oxford School
Kingswood Oxford is a coeducational, independent day school for strong and motivated students in grades 6-12 located in West Hartford, Connecticut, named one of the top Best Places to Live in 2016 by Time/Money magazine. KO is committed to building a diverse community of adults—especially in terms of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and educational background—who will work towards helping students become confident communicators, resourceful problem solvers, and innovative, compassionate, and ethical leaders. Additional information about Kingswood Oxford School can be found at kingswoodoxford.org.