Cardigan Mountain School seeks an experienced and committed educator to teach Spanish for the 2021-2022 school year. The teaching position is a full-time, 10-month position at Cardigan Mountain School, a boarding school for middle school boys in grades 6-9. The ideal candidate will bring a history of collaborative, self-directed work as well as experience teaching and developing language fundamentals through listening, speaking, reading, writing, and studying culture in a Spanish classroom.
The Spanish Teacher:
Teach sixth - ninth grade Spanish classes
Build and develop students’ skillset and understanding of Spanish
Differentiate classroom instruction based on student needs
Coach two athletic seasons or perform comparable non-athletic responsibilities
Participate in our clubs program
Serve as an advisor to students
Supervise a dormitory floor
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Previous teaching experience in a middle school environment preferred but not required
Demonstrated proficiency in subject area through previous coursework and/or experience
Interest in and demonstrated skill in working with adolescent boys
A shared commitment to an inclusive community, and respect for differences
Ability to make contributions to School life across multiple facets of our program
Willingness to embrace and engage in the active lifestyle of an independent boarding school
About Cardigan Mountain School
Cardigan Mountain Academic Year: Cardigan Mountain School is a junior boarding and day school for boys in grades six through nine, located in Canaan, New Hampshire. The School seeks to employ individuals who will share our commitment to supporting the School’s mission: “To offer a close-knit community that prepares middle school boys—in mind, body, and spirit—for responsible and meaningful lives in a global society.” The School offers competitive salaries and benefits in a rewarding work environment defined by the strength of our community and our core values: compassion, integrity, respect and courage.
Cardigan Summer Session: the perfect balance between academic enrichment and summertime fun for boys and girls ages 8-15.