Sequoyah’s learning program schoolwide, and in each classroom, is developed through close collaboration with others. In the K-8 program, this collaboration includes Lead Teachers, Associate Teachers, the Director of Curriculum and other subject-area Specialists. The Spanish Specialist is responsible for the Spanish language program in mixed-age classrooms. The Spanish Specialist creates a class culture with routines and expectations defined by Sequoyah’s mission and Habits of Mind.
Essential duties & responsibilities:
Teach four sections of Spanish to students K-4th grade
Write curriculum updates
Look for opportunities to create emergent curriculum, responsive to student interests Supervise students
Promote good citizenship and mindful behavior among students
Represent the school in its values and mission
Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor
Assume responsibility for other projects as assigned by the supervisor
We are seeking candidates who:
Have experience teaching Spanish
Are passionate about project-based, student-centered learning
Are interested in the collaborative work of faculty, including curriculum planning
Are able to demonstrate mastery in the field of language instruction
Sequoyah School has a rich history of diversity and seeks candidates to enhance that tradition. Sequoyah offers competitive salary and benefits.