Reports to:Middle School Head Status:Part-time Start date:Fall of 2021
The Boulder Country Day Middle School Spanish Teacher will work with the members of the middle school faculty and staff to teach math and Spanish in grades 6-8. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Teach 2 grade Spanish classes in a block schedule.
Teach an enrichment class
Participate in ongoing training for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Program, BCD’s 1:1 program, and other subject specific skills;
Collaborate with middle school faculty and staff to implement BCD’s 1:1 technology program;
Provide regularand thorough communication to all BCD constituencies (students, parents, and colleagues);
Help review and revise the Spanish curricula as needed;
Support enrollment and retention by assisting with tours,events, and other school outreach; and
Perform other duties as directed by the Head of School.
The BCD Middle School Spanish teacher follows the normal faculty school schedule and calendar. All interested candidates should send a letter expressing their interest along with a current resume and at least three appropriate references to Dan Welch, Middle School Head, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following:
Speak Spanish fluently
Bachelor’s in Spanish education, Master’s preferred;
Education in or exposure to Developmental Designs for Middle School or Responsive Classroom for Middle School
Experience teaching in grades 6-8;
Demonstrated love for working with middle school students;
Experience working in an IB setting;
Knowledge of or background in independent schools;
Desire to teach in a technology rich 1:1 learning environment including innovative use of technology and digital resources in math and science;
Ability to differentiate within each class;
Flexibility, ability to work with change, and strengths in innovation; and
Effective communication skills.
About Boulder Country Day School
Boulder Country Day School is located on 5 acres in Boulder, Colorado. We serve 350 students 2.5 years olds through 8th grade. The Middle School is an approved International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme.