The Summit Country Day School is a nationally recognized leader in character education and offers a compelling combination of small classes, caring faculty, academic rigor, and strong spiritual values. For more than a century, The Summit has maintained a proud legacy of excellence in independent, Catholic education. We offer coeducational learning experience to students from Montessori 18 months through grade 12. The Summit is a place where values are affirmed, young minds are enriched, and dreams take flight. Learn more at www.summitcds.org.
A full-time position is open for teaching Spanish in grades 9-12 in the Upper School works to provide a rigorous Spanish curriculum. This teacher works closely with all World Language teachers in the department and coordinates to bring the best instruction to our students. The Spanish Teacher will help students apply the Spanish language skills to facilitate understanding and the use of the language.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Create a rigorous Spanish curriculum that supports an interactive learning environment to deliver exceptional results for all students.
Provide classroom management to create a culture of academic achievement.
Monitor student progress and assist students in accomplishing established learning objectives.
Provide timely feedback to students and their parents on coursework and progress.
Promptly communicate, providing detailed feedback on exams according to a rubric.
Encourage students to develop their special talents in Spanish.
Attend professional development seminars with other teachers with a focus on improving student achievement in math.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in mathematics or related field is required. Master’s degree is strongly preferred.
Minimum of 5 years teaching experience.
Current Ohio teaching certification.
Possesses a comprehensive understanding of best practices for 9 - 12 World Language (specifically Spanish) education.
Demonstrate a passion for teaching students world languages and drive to motivate students to do their best.
Experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.
Effective verbal and written communication.
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
About The Summit Country Day School
The Summit Country Day School is a Pre K - 12 private co-educational independent Roman Catholic School founded in 1890 by The Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. The 24 acres campus is located in Hyde Park 5 miles northeast of Cincinnati, OH. The Summit with its diverse student body and highly qualified faculty provide measurably successful programs congruent with the spiritual, academic, physical, social and artistic aspects of our mission.