Pingree School seeks an accomplished and enthusiastic world language instructor to teach four sections of Spanish to begin in mid-January 2021 with a shadowing period and to continue through mid-May 2021. In addition to teaching four sections, responsibilities include submitting student grades and comments at the midpoint and end of the term, contributing to student review meetings, and participating in language department meetings. Due to the pandemic, teaching may be in-person, remote or a combination of the two.
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for two professional references.
Language instruction at Pingree has as its underlying essence the belief that our curriculum should be equally focused on the development of proficiency and confidence in reading, writing, listening, and speaking in the target language. The successful candidate will be fluent in Spanish and will have experience with and a passion for teaching in the target language at multiple levels in a secondary school. Experience or ability to teach advanced levels would be an added strength. Pingree seeks candidates who value creativity, innovation, and the use of technology in the classroom. Additionally, interested candidates should be committed to working collaboratively in a dynamic and collegial department. Finally, we seek candidates who believe in integrating cultural learning along with language learning.
About Pingree School
Dedicated to academic excellence and development of high personal standards, Pingree believes that a love of learning flourishes best in a diverse community that respects truth, curiosity, creativity, humor, and independent and imaginative thinking. Above all, Pingree strives to instill in its students integrity, decency, compassion, self-esteem and commitment to one another and to the world at large.