Friends Academy, Independent Quaker Day School, PS-12th grade is seeking a full-time Middle School Spanish Teacher for the Fall, 2021, School Year, 2021-2022. The successful candidate will teach grade-level Spanish classes for grades 5-8. The ideal candidate will have experience designing and delivering instruction using an oral proficiency model. A full-time faculty position, this role includes serving as an advisor for 10-12 students and supporting a co-curricular activity by coaching a sport or advising a major school activity. All faculty members are expected to support activities and events that contribute to the life of the school and to attend departmental, divisional and all-school staff meetings and other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience:
An undergraduate degree in Spanish, Spanish education, or a similar discipline is required, and a graduate degree is preferred. We seek candidates with at least three to five years of successful independent school teaching experience.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. An interested candidate should submit the following to email@example.com:
A resume and cover letter expressing interest in and why candidate is qualified for the position;
A statement of educational philosophy;
Three to five professional references;
Our Commitment to Diversity Friends Academy is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring exceptional, dedicated people of diverse backgrounds. We consider qualified individuals for employment with the School regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other state or federally protected classification.Visit our diversity page and initiatives at www.fa.org
About Friends Academy
Founded in 1876 by Gideon Frost for “the children of Friends and those similarly sentimented,” Friends
Academy is a Quaker, coeducational, independent, college preparatory day school serving students from age
three through the twelfth grade. The school’s philosophy is based on the principles of integrity, simplicity, patience, moderation, peaceful resolution of conflict, and a belief that the silence and simple ministry of the “gathered meeting” brings the presence of God into the midst of busy lives. Friends Academy is committed to developing a diverse
community whose members value excellence in learning and growth in knowledge and skills, a genuine
commitment to service and ethical action, and an understanding that every life is to be explored, celebrated,
and enjoyed in the spirit of the Religious Society of Friends.