Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a full-time Spanish Teacher for grades 7 & 8 beginning in August, 2021. We are looking for individuals from independent, public, private, or charter schools, with prior experience in and a passion for teaching Spanish. A minimum of three years of experience and a bachelor’s degree are required; master’s preferred.
The responsibilities of this position include:
Teach weekly classes to 7th and 8th grades
Collaborate with World Language colleagues and administration
Attend various faculty meetings
Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
Serve as an advisor
Communicate with students and parents as necessary
Supervise, chaperone, and sponsor activities and events
In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:
Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competency
A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
An interest in and openness to professional development
Commitment to equity and inclusion
Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com.
Please submit a letter of interest and a resume electronically to the contact person listed below. In your letter, highlight your education and experience specifically related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Nasrin Farahmand, Administrative Assistant to the Middle School Director
Mission & Values
Brentwood School is a vibrant and diverse community whose purpose is to promote personal and intellectual growth.
We provide challenging, engaging programs in a nurturing learning environment, devoting care and attention to every student. Embracing high standards of character, commitment, and achievement.
Brentwood School encourages students to think critically and creatively and to act ethically.
In its relatively short history, Brentwood School has grown to be one of the premier independent day schools in Southern California. Founded as a non-profit corporation in 1972, Brentwood School acquired the Brentwood Military Academy, which had existed since 1902.
Brentwood School opened in the fall of 1972 as a co-educational, college preparatory day school with grades 6-10. Grade 11 was added in fall 1973, and the school graduated its first senior class in June 1975.