Island School (ischool.org) seeks a Spanish Teacher with a commitment to private education in a college preparatory environment. A full-time position includes teaching five classes (usually 2 or 3 courses), which will most likely include a combination of Spanish 1 and 2 to middle and/or high school students. The position begins in late July for the 2021-2022 academic year.
The successful candidate should have the ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, and colleagues, and a desire to be part of an independent school community. Candidates should have experience differentiating instruction to work effectively with a range of learners, demonstrate a passion for teaching Spanish, and demonstrate effective classroom management strategies. Ideal candidates will have prior experience in teaching Spanish. Additional responsibilities may include full participation in the life of the school, being an advisor, leading a club or other initiative, and/or coaching.2 + years of relevant teaching experience in a non-profit, independent school preferred.
Minimum Qualifications include:
Demonstrated ability to effectively work independently and in a group.
Ability to communicate and work effectively with parents, students, faculty, and staff.
Ability to motivate and manage students.
Strong work ethic, adaptability, generous spirit, and confidence working with students.
Commitment to and alignment with the School's mission and vision
Additional Salary Information: Higher salary depending on experience and degrees.
About Island School
Island School offers a great amount of freedom, flexibility, and collaboration to its faculty. It is a place of intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, growth mindset, and joy. All constituents are supportive and place the student at the center of our efforts. Applications should be directed to Kate Conway, Head of School. Please include a letter of introduction, a résumé, and at least three professional references. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will close the application period when the position is filled. The position is for the 2021-22 school year. Information may be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org . No phone calls, please.
Island School is an equal opportunity employer. The School strives to provide equal employment opportunity to all applicants and staff in accordance with sound employee relations practices and federal and state laws. Our policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity or expression), age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, arrest and court record, reproductive health decision, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, domestic or sexual violence vi...ctim status, credit history, citizenship status, military/veterans status, or other characteristics protected under applicable state and federal laws, regulations, and/or executive orders. This policy applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including hiring, promotions, training, discipline, compensation, working conditions, and benefits.