Heronfield Academy is an independent middle school located on the New Hampshire Seacoast. Serving approximately 90 students in grades 6 through 8, Heronfield provides an academically challenging curriculum centered on nurturing students through the core values of Honesty, Respect, Diligence, Celebration, and Caring. As a small school, each person contributes to the community in many ways and also shares the joy of the important work we do together.
Heronfield’s teachers are dedicated to working with middle school students at this important period of academic, emotional and personal growth. We work in partnership with our students’ families to provide an innovative and caring environment that inspires in our students a passion for learning, academic excellence and creative exploration. We encourage our students to find the best in themselves, and to make a connection with and serve their community.
Heronfield Academy seeks a Spanish teacher to join our community for the 2021-2022 school year. This part-time position will be centered upon teaching two sections of sixth grade Spanish language and culture. This foundational year would cover the first half of high school Spanish I, which students would complete in seventh grade in order to prepare for Spanish II in eighth grade. This position could also include a role as an advisor to seven or eight middle school students, and there are opportunities to contribute to the school community as a coach or a club advisor.
The ideal candidate will have:
A commitment to the mission and core values of the school
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Spanish or Education
Strong written and verbal fluency in Spanish
Experience in teaching and working with young people
A passion for working with middle school students and supporting their academic and personal growth as a teacher and as an advisor
A strong interest in collaborating with colleagues and in ongoing professional growth.
Committed to the principles of equity, inclusion and social justice, Heronfield Academy seeks to attract, retain, and support diverse and talented community members. Heronfield Academy is an equal opportunity employer and adheres to NAIS best practices for the hiring of faculty and staff.
About Heronfield Academy
Heronfield Academy is an independent middle school in Hampton Falls, serving grades 6,7,8.