Greenhills School, an independent school of 520 students in grades 6-12, seeks a qualified and innovative upper school Spanish teacher who is deeply knowledgeable of Spanish language and foreign language teaching pedagogy. Teachers in the Greenhills Department of Modern and Classical Languages provide students with rich and meaningful learning experiences that inspire them to be lifelong learners and challenge them to take their places as informed, responsible, engaged citizens of their local, national, and global communities.
Greenhills School is eager to consider applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in independent school communities. We want a diverse mix of talented people who want to join us as student centered educators and role models who bring joy and good humor to our classrooms, fields, and offices, employ a broad array of effective instructional methods, work collaboratively with colleagues, seek and respond to student feedback, and commit to reflective practice and continual growth. We pride ourselves on being a warm and welcoming inclusive community.
Specific responsibilities include teaching four or five sections of core courses in Spanish, including upper-level courses and AP Spanish, as needed (involving three or four distinct course preparations), and participating in community life through service in advising and co-curricular programs.Candidates will demonstrate experience or interest in immersion teaching. Undergraduate degree in Spanish language or studies or education (or a related field) required, graduate work in those disciplines desired. Fluent in Spanish and English. Proven experience with the age group required, teaching experience at the secondary level preferred.
For a complete job description, please visit https://www.greenhillsschool.org/about/employment/. Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references, to: E. Quincy McLaughlin, Head of Upper School, and Jeff Allen, Chair of the Modern and Classical Language Department via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. No phone inquiries please. Application Deadline: We will begin reviewing applications on March 19th and will continue until the position is filled.
About Greenhills School
Greenhills School is a student-centered community that helps young people realize their full intellectual, ethical, artistic and athletic potential in preparation for college — and beyond — as curious, creative, and responsible citizens who respect all individuals and their differences, and whose meaningful and balanced lives will better the world.