Charlotte Latin School seeks a passionate, energetic, and creative individual to join our World Languages team at the elementary level (Grades 3-5) as a Spanish teacher.
In our communicative, proficiency-based FLES program, a successful candidate will possess the below qualifications and skills.
A Bachelor's degree in Spanish is required, with strong interest for candidates at the Master's level
Understanding of ACTFL proficiency standards
Experience teaching elementary aged children preferred
Experience teaching in an independent school preferred
Engage students in the interpretive, interpersonal and presentational modes of communication in Spanish, with a particular focus on using the language in real-life contexts
Foster an enthusiasm for the Spanish language and culture
Utilize technology to support instruction and assessment when appropriate
Exhibit a love of working with children in this age group
Strong classroom management skills, commitment to safety and civility
Strong desire to participate in the whole life of the school
Show a great deal of flexibility in working with colleagues and students and sharing classroom space
The ability to build a strong rapport with colleagues and serve as a collaborative team player
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
About Charlotte Latin School
Founded in 1970, Charlotte Latin School is a fully accredited, college preparatory, coeducational, non-sectarian, independent day school, serving students in transitional kindergarten through twelfth grade. To Learn more about Latin, please visit our About Us page (https://www.charlottelatin.org/about).
Charlotte Latin School values diversity. Charlotte Latin School is an effective learning environment that accepts all people. As a community of learners, the School believes that a deep understanding of differences is necessary to its overall mission. Charlotte Latin School prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or marital status.
Charlotte Latin School is an equal opportunity employer.