Poly Prep seeks applicants for the 2017-2018 school year for the position of Middle School Spanish Teacher.
5th grade-8th grade Spanish
Willingness to meet with students on an individual basis as need be
Eagerness to keep up with developments in the field and amend and develop curricula as necessary
Ability to keep accurate grades, effectively communicate with students and families, and provide feedback on student progress consistently throughout the school year
Assume role as an advisor for a group of students (7-10)
Advise a club or activity
Attendance at community events throughout the school year
Commitment to professional development
Attendance and engagement in meetings during and after the school school day including but not limited to: department, committee, divisional and grade level meetings
Poly Prep strives to be an equitable, just, and diverse community, one proud of and deeply committed to empowering students to discover who they are and what they want to be. In keeping with the country day school philosophy, we seek community members who will share a passion for learning in and out of the classroom. Every educator at Poly Prep aspires to uphold our mission “to support and inspire the next diverse generation of leaders and global citizens to act with intelligence, imagination and––above all––character.”
How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and current résumé detailing their interest in the position and specific evidence of their qualifications to: Liz Mansfield (HOD World Languages)-firstname.lastname@example.org
Qualified applicants will have native or near-native proficiency in Spanish, as well as a Master’s Degree in Spanish or a related field.
The ideal candidate will possess a passion for teaching and a love of learning. The candidate will enjoy working with students, families and colleagues and possess an excellent sense of humor.