Teach five courses in the Language Department in grades 6-12 and supervise two after-school activities. Perform the role of student advisor and assume other duties as assigned by the Head of Middle School.
Ensure the safety and well-being of all students in the school.
Develop course curricula aligned to learning standards, create lesson plans with defined learning objectives.
Maintain current and detailed documentation for all students, including information related to grading, behavior, attendance, etc.
Communicate proactively with administrators, colleagues, and parents.
Advise an assigned roster of students and monitor their academic and social progress throughout the year.
Supervise after-school activities while ensuring student safety at all times, giving direction, and modeling good behavior and citizenship.
Research current trends in language content and instructional methods appropriate to teaching Spanish and Latin. Pursue professional development opportunities that will strengthen your skills and broaden your knowledge to advance the educational objectives of the school.
To apply for this position:
Please send a single PDF file that includes a letter of interest, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the position title in the subject line.
Bachelor’s degree in Spanish, Latin, language education, or similar. Master’s degree in education-related field preferred.
At least four years of experience as a classroom teacher.
Willingness to work in a collaborative environment and work closely with colleagues and parents.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, verbally and in writing.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Positive attitude, flexible approach, and a sense of humor.
About The Harvey School
The Harvey School
Located on a wooded, 125 acre campus in Katonah, NY, The Harvey School is a student-centered, co-educational independent school serving approximately 360 students in grades six to twelve. The school provides a college-preparatory program that fosters lifelong learning and inspires students to develop the confidence and leadership qualities necessary to succeed in a diverse, competitive, and changing world. With our commitment to small class size, our community cultivates the strengths of each student through academic excellence, artistic exploration, athletic achievement, community service, and global understanding.