Upper School Spanish Teacher - Long-Term Substitute
The Haverford School
December 13, 2017
Part Time - Faculty
4 Year Degree
Job Title: Upper School Spanish Teacher- Long Term Substitute
FLSA Classification: Exempt
Responsible to: Chair of Modern and Classical Languages Department and Head of Upper School
Position Summary: The Haverford School is seeking a long-term substitute Spanish teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. The position will begin in mid-March and continue for the balance of the 17-18 school year. Preferred candidates will have an academic background in the discipline, as well as a record of demonstrated success working with young people in education or a related field. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic professional who is able to engage students positively. The teacher will teach four classes and be expected to be at school for the entire class day, which runs from 8:00-3:15.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Teach four sections of Spanish, one Spanish I and three Spanish III:
Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
Maintain student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.
Maintain regularly scheduled office hours in order to advise and assist students
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish or related field
Fluency in Spanish
Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing, with colleagues and parents
Enthusiastic interest in teaching, motivating, coaching and mentoring high school students
A role model for students
Ability to comply with the requirements of a standard work week
Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
Works in an environment with a wide variety of challenges, deadlines, and a varied and diverse array of contacts
May work at a desk and computer for extended periods of time
Be able to occasionally lift up to 15 lbs.
Work primarily in a traditional climate controlled office environment
Work intermittently in outside weather conditions, including extreme heat and cold
THE HAVERFORD SCHOOL IS A VIBRANT, PRIVATE DAY SCHOOL FOR PRE-KINDERGARTEN-12 BOYS. OUR CAMPUS IS LOCATED IN THE HEART OF PHILADELPHIA'S HISTORIC MAIN LINE. AT THE HAVERFORD SCHOOL, BOYS ARE TALENTED SCHOLARS, ARTISTS, AND ATHLETES – AND SO MUCH MORE. OUR EXTRAORDINARY EDUCATORS CHALLENGE AND INSPIRE EVERY STUDENT, WHILE OUR BEST-FOR-BOYS PROGRAMS AND FACILITIES EMPOWER STUDENTS TO REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL.