Milton Academy, established in 1798, is an independent coeducational national boarding and day school, serving 1,000 students in grades K-12 on a 125 acre campus eight miles south of Boston.
Milton Academy seeks a full-time Middle School Spanish teacher for an opening beginning in the 2017-2018 school year. We are looking for teachers who are deeply committed to teaching and working with the middle school age group and have a passion for Spanish language. A bachelor’s degree is required and a concentration in Spanish or demonstrated fluency is expected. A minimum of three years teaching experience at the middle or secondary level is required. Additional duties typically include advising, coaching, sponsoring a club or activity and participating in faculty meetings and professional development.
Spanish instruction in the Middle School is immersion based and emphasizes the development of language skills and confidence in the language. The Middle School curriculum, building on Spanish instruction starting in the Lower School, covers a traditional level one course from sixth through eighth grade with ample time for skill building, presentations and exploration of language and literature. In all grades, examination of Hispanic cultures is central to the curriculum. The Middle School Spanish teacher will also serve as a liaison to the Lower School Spanish teacher and to the Upper School modern languages department.
Qualified candidates will possess excellent communication and writing skills and technological proficiency is assumed. Flexibility, creativity, a sense of humor, and strong work ethic and a commitment to being a strong team member are all critically important. Demonstrated ability working in a diverse community is essential. Teacher certification is not required.
Interested candidates should apply online at http://www.milton.edu/about/careers-at-milton/
To learn more about Milton Academy, please visit our website at www.milton.edu.
Milton Academy welcomes candidates who would add to the racial, cultural and gender balance of the School community. Milton Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.