Kent Place School is seeking an upper school Spanish teacher to join our collaborative, vibrant, and immersion based World Language Department. Candidates should be able to teach Spanish levels 1 through Advanced Placement, and demonstrate an enthusiasm for teaching about hispanic cultures. Responsibilities for this position will include collaborating with colleagues, advising students, and participating in community events.
Located in Summit, NJ, Kent Place School is an all-girls K-12 independent, nonsectarian, college preparatory day school with a co-educational Pre-school.
Kent Place recognizes that teachers are the foundation of the school’s mission. Our faculty is made up of a diverse group of men and women who are inspiring scholars and leaders of exemplary character. Through encouraging inquiry, collaboration, interdisciplinary and critical thinking, they inspire each student to achieve her full academic, physical and creative potential; to love learning; to gain confidence; to live responsibly; to lead; and to develop respect for herself and others in the global community. KPS continually seeks teaching candidates who reflect these qualities themselves and who reflect the diversity of the global community; who possess the communication skills to guide students in meaningful and productive ways; who are passionate about teaching and learning, as well as their subject areas; and who can make positive contributions to the school community.
Requirements: minimum three years teaching Spanish; Master’s degree in academic field or in Teaching preferred. Please submit cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Kent Place School is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates who support the development of a school community that is culturally competent, a working environment that is affirming and inclusive, where each member feels safe and valued, as described in our Diversity statement.
About Kent Place School
Kent Place School is an all-girls independent non-sectarian K-12 day school, with a coeducational preschool, in Summit, New Jersey.