University High School of Indiana seeks a dynamic educator to teach Spanish beginning with the 2017-18 school year. The ideal candidate will have a passion for language instruction at the high school level, a desire to collaborate with other members of the faculty and staff, and a willingness to be involved at University beyond the classroom.
Faculty members at University High School are responsible for all tasks related to instruction, including planning, implementing, and assessing a curriculum that fits the school’s mission to expand the hearts and minds of its students through academic, creative and physical achievement. Instructors also serve on school committees and support the educational system of the school as a whole. Additionally, all faculty and staff members at University High School serve as mentors to students in the school-wide mentoring program.
o Bachelor’s degree in Spanish,Spanish Education,or a related field required; master’s or other advanced degree preferred
o Ability to teach all levels of high school Spanish (including potential AP courses); teaching experience strongly preferredo Advanced or near-native fluency in Spanish o Mentoring experience preferred o Commitment to the school’s core values of diversity, excellence, personal responsibility, stewardship, creativity, and mutual respect, support, and trust o Interest in collaborating with world language colleagues on curriculum, assessment, and professional development o Facility with technology required o Ability to collaborate with, or teach in, other departments may also be considered o Background check and current authorization to be employed in the U.S. required