Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day school in the San Francisco Bay Area serving 410 students in grades 6-12 is seeking an enthusiastic, creative, dynamic, and collaborative teacher to teach Spanish on its middle school campus in Belmont during the second semester of school year (mid-January, 2018- mid-June, 2018).
The ideal candidate will have two years of Spanish teaching experience, and interest in be part of a dynamic group of world language teachers.
More specifically, we are looking for candidates who:
Have a college degree in Spanish or related degree
Are interested in working closely with the members of the World Language Department
Possess demonstrated success/effectiveness with 11-13 year olds
Are able to differentiate and teach to multiple learning styles
Have a sense of playfulness and are eager to collaborate with a grade-level team
Have experience with meaningful tech integration for this generation of learners
See connections between disciplines for cross-curricular lessons
Incorporate teaching practices and curriculum development, which are developmentally appropriate and culturally responsive and competent
We are also looking for candidates who:
Have knowledge of and passion and preference for working in middle level education
Have experience motivating young students to develop both passion and skills for language that will help successfully transition middle school to our upper school language curriculum.
Have an understanding of and appreciation for the unique qualities of an independent school, and a willingness to be involved in all aspects of the CSUS community.
Attend faculty meetings, school assemblies and community events as scheduled
Please submit cover letter and résumé to Christy Dillon, Assistant Head of School (email: email@example.com by mail: Crystal Springs Uplands School, 400 Uplands Drive, Hillsborough, CA 94010. No phone calls please.
2 years teaching experience
Additional Salary Information: based on experience and educational degrees
Crystal Springs Uplands School, a coeducational independent day school in Hillsborough, California, located on the Bay Area Peninsula serving 350 students in grades 6-12. As an institution committed to diversity we encourage minority candidates to apply.