French Teacher - parental leave coverage (Fall 2018)
April 4, 2018
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
Full Time - Faculty
4 Year Degree
Pingree School seeks an accomplished and enthusiastic world language instructor to teach three sections of French, to begin at the start of the school year in September 2018 and to end mid-December when we leave for winter break. In addition to teaching French 1, French 2, and French 3, responsibilities will include submitting student grades and comments at the midpoint and end of the term, holding Parent-Teacher-Student conferences at the end of Trimester 1 in November, contributing to student review meetings, and participating in language department meetings.
Language instruction at Pingree has as its underlying essence the belief that our curriculum should be equally focused on the development of proficiency and confidence in reading, writing, listening, and speaking in the target language. The successful candidate will be fluent in French and will have experience with and a passion for teaching in the target language at multiple levels in a secondary school. Pingree seeks candidates who value creativity, innovation, and the use of technology in the classroom. Additionally, interested candidates should be committed to working collaboratively in a dynamic and collegial department. Finally, we seek candidates who believe in integrating cultural learning along with language learning.
About Pingree School
Dedicated to academic excellence and development of high personal standards, Pingree believes that a love of learning flourishes best in a diverse community that respects truth, curiosity, creativity, humor, and independent and imaginative thinking. Above all, Pingree strives to instill in its students integrity, decency, compassion, self-esteem and commitment to one another and to the world at large.