Derby Academy is seeking a Lower School Spanish teacher. The ability to get children engaged with and excited about the Spanish language and culture is key. Teaching in the target language is essential, along with the ability to integrate both language skills and cultural literacy. The approach we embrace is highly communicative and focused on oral conversation. Teachers conduct classes in Spanish as much as possible, using authentic games, songs, conversations, and other activities to help children internalize language components and develop communicative fluency.
Requirements: The successful candidate will possess the following capacities:
A love of working with young children,
Fluency in the Spanish language,
The ability to provide differentiated instruction,
The ability to collaborate as a member of a team and a department, and
A bachelor’s degree in Spanish or language education is preferred.
For consideration, qualified and interested candidates should e-mail C.V. and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls or faxes, please.
Derby Academy is committed to diversity in hiring and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability.
Derby Academy is a Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8 co-educational day school located in Hingham, Massachusetts. Rooted in the school’s motto, “Improve Both Mind and Heart,” the school provides students with a joyful and rigorous academic environment.