Bullis School seeks an innovative, energetic, and dedicated candidate for the role of Upper School Spanish teacher. Bullis School is an independent coeducational college preparatory day school for students in grades K-12 located in Potomac, MD that provides a student-centered balanced experience in academics, the arts, athletics, and community service. Bullis uniquely prepares every student to become caring global citizens and creative, critical thinkers who will thrive in tomorrow's world. To learn more about Bullis School please click here.
This position begins August 2019 and involves teaching five classes, potentially ranging from Spanish I to Spanish V/VI, as dictated by need, as well as co-curricular activities, including student advising, as assigned by the division principal.
Successful teachers at Bullis are energized by curriculum development and are grounded in current learning theory. Successful foreign language teachers are grounded in current SLA theory, committed to ongoing professional development, and open to a wide range of teaching approaches to reach a diverse student population. Technology use is an ongoing and active development at Bullis for both students and faculty. Candidates should be able to creatively integrate technology to enhance student learning and engagement while working in a one-to-one student-laptop environment.
Qualified candidates should possess following education & experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish or related field (required.)
Graduate degree in Spanish or related field (preferred.)
Experience teaching in a technology-rich environment
Committed to include diversity and inclusion in to objective educational programs
Direct experience with Spanish/Hispanic culture is highly desirable
Experience with Integrated Performance Assessments is highly desirable
Flexible approach to learning, particularly regarding new technology systems and hardware
Detail-oriented, with the capacity to effectively and efficiently manage numerous small and large tasks
Proficiency with basic productivity and media software
Proficiency with Windows and Apple OS, Microsoft Office, cloud computing (Google Docs, etc.), and other productivity and media software
Working knowledge of technology systems, including networks and hardware management
Enjoy working in a cooperative, team-oriented environment
Bullis School is committed to staff diversity, equality, and continued professional growth. Bullis School provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Bullis School complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.
About Bullis School
Bullis School is a 102-acre private school for grades K - 12 located in Potomac, MD.