Fayetteville Academy seeks an experienced and dynamic Spanish teacher to teach five sections of upper school classes beginning in the 2020-2021 school year. The successful candidate will instruct students that are at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels of Spanish. The teacher will create interactive lessons and projects that demonstrate mastery for students in reading, writing, and speaking Spanish. This position will teach five (5) sections of any combination of skill level classes listed above in both fall and spring semesters for students in grades 8 - 12.
Have advanced mid or higher proficiency in Spanish and be fluent in English.
Be instrumental in contributing to the growth of the World Language curriculum.
Adaptive and willing to adjust to differing student needs.
Create hands-on, inquiry-based, project-based lessons that build excitement for subject areas.
Maintain assignments and grades for students
Be available for student extra-help
Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with students, parents, colleagues, staff, and administration
Sustain an online grade book for students and parents (weekly)
Attend all required World Language Department and Divisional meetings
Participate in requested professional development activities
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Spanish required/Advanced degree preferred, or extensive coursework in Spanish.
Minimum of 2 years Spanish teaching experience at the 8 – 12 level.
Independent school teaching experience preferred
Please direct a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to Drew Wright, Upper School Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Fayetteville Academy
Fayetteville Academy is a PK - 12th grade school with approximately 400 students. We were founded in 1970 and we are the only truly independent, college preparatory day school in Fayetteville, NC. The Academy has earned a strong reputation within the community for the quality of its academic, fine arts, and athletic programs. To learn more about the Academy, please visit our website at www.fayacademy.org.
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