The Bement School, a kindergarten through grade nine coeducational day and boarding school in historic Deerfield, Massachusetts, seeks a part time (10 hr/week) elementary Spanish teacher to join a vibrant learning community with students from all over the United States in the world. Our students enjoy a rigorous, hands-on, multidisciplinary approach to learning that prepares students to be compassionate, respectful, and resilient global citizens.
The Bement School intentionally fosters community members of diverse backgrounds, ethnicities, nationalities, and perspectives actively share and grow together in a truly holistic learning environment. Candidate should be:
fluent and/or native Spanish speaker
able to share passion for Spanish language and culture, and enjoy motivating and engaging with younger students
motivated, dedicated educators eager to collaborate across, grade levels, divisions, and subjects
knowledgeable about child development and learning styles
flexible with a sense of humor and joy in working with children
experienced in project-based learning and prudent integration of technology
committed to individual and professional growth and to working on a team
ready to cultivate relationships with students, parents, colleagues, and a wider community
familiar with, and motivated by, the new challenges in our shoes of being part of an independent boarding school community
The Bement School offers a competitive salary. Compensation will commensurate with experience. Additional hours of substitute teaching may be a possibility.
A bachelor's degree is required; a masters degree and at least three years teaching experience are preferred. Bement is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates who represent diversity for the school are strongly encouraged to apply.
The Bement School, founded in 1925, is a coeducational day and boarding school in Deerfield, Massachusetts serving students in Kindergarten through Grade Nine. Guided by an exceptional faculty, Bement students engage in a rigorous and joyful academic program balancing achievement across the academic, athletic, artistic, and leadership realms. The Bement School possesses a strong global reputation as an excellent junior boarding school with an exceptional record of secondary school placements. Students come to Bement seeking a strong academic and cultural preparation for secondary school. Our students are excited to face new challenges, happy to collaborate with their peers, and committed to an open community based on kindness and connection with their peers and teachers.