Friends Select School, a pre-K-12 grade Quaker independent school, is seeking a primarily upper school Spanish teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. This position includes upper school advising and will be a member of the upper school faculty. The ideal candidate will be warm, student-focused, and enjoy working in a close-knit, collegial environment.
The World Languages department incorporates a CI/TPRS (Comprehensible Input/Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling) approach. Experience teaching in upper school is an asset, as is experience in a Quaker setting. The ideal candidate will possess native-like fluency in Spanish and have experience with teaching literature and culture of the Spanish-speaking world to second language learners of Spanish.
Friends Select School is a 590-student, co-educational, pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade, college preparatory, independent school located in center city Philadelphia. The school carries out its mission in a manner reflective of the spiritual and social testimonies of the Religious Society of Friends.
As a Quaker school committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, FSS actively seeks and warmly welcomes applicants from diverse and underrepresented populations.Friends Select School provides programs and services and equal opportunity in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, financial aid programs, employment and the selection of its governing board without regard to gender, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, handicap status, or any status recognized by federal, state and local civil rights and non-discrimination laws.
Please send letter of interest, resume, and references to email@example.com . Completed application materials are requested by April 20th.