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High School Spanish Teacher - Immediate Start (SY 21-22)

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The Academy of Mount St. Ursula, an all-girls Catholic high school conducted in the Ursuline tradition and located in the Bronx, is in need of a Spanish teacher for the upcoming school year of September 2021 - June 2022. We are a diverse school community and we welcome applicants of all faiths.


Job Qualifications

· Minimum of Bachelor’s degree (required)

· Teaching certification (preferred)

· Teaching (full-time/student) experience (1-year minimum preferred)

· Fully bilingual (Spanish/English)


Job Description

AMSU is seeking a dedicated educator to work alongside the principal, assistant principal, and department chair to give our students a foundation in the speaking, reading, and writing of the Spanish language as well as an appreciation of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking/Latinx diaspora. Educators committed to the growth and success of a sisterhood of largely first-generation, college-bound learners are encouraged to apply.


Core Responsibilities

· Develops and delivers Spanish I, II, and III curricula with the assistance and supervision of the department chair.

· Creates a classroom environment and variety of daily activities that are engaging, student-centered, meet the needs of all students, and support the expectations set forth by AMSU's policies and procedures.

· Challenges students beyond translation and promotes development in reading and listening comprehension, grammar and syntax, written expression, vocabulary and idiomatic expression usage, and exploration of Spanish-language literature and film.

· Uses the school's learning management system to share resources and assignments as well as data that can be used by students for self-reflection and by teachers to inform instruction.

· Works collaboratively with the department and faculty to promote professional growth and sharing as well as interdisciplinary projects and activities.

· Communicates regularly and effectively with the school community's families as partners in constructing exceptional educational experiences.

Note: The above description is inclusive of the tasks and responsibilities of AMSU educators and, specifically, those in the Modern Languages department. It is not inclusive of every aspect of the teaching role, as other responsibilities may regularly be assigned by AMSU administration.


If you are prepared to join a team of professionals who are committed to empowering young women to be value-based leaders prepared to transform our society and world, find us at www.amsu.org to learn more.

If you are ready to apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Sr. Jean Marie Humphries, osu, Ph.D., Principal, at jhumphries@amsu.org, and Penny Kapanika, Assistant Principal, at pkapanika@amsu.org.


Check out our Reopening plans on www.amsu.org to see how we are taking steps to ensure a safe working environment as we support our students during all phases of educating during a pandemic.

The Academy of Mount St. Ursula, an all-girls Catholic high school conducted in the Ursuline tradition and located in the Bronx, is in need of a Spanish teacher for the upcoming school year of September 2021 - June 2022. We are a diverse school…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

At least USD 45,000Salary is commensurate with experience.

Benefits

The Academy of Mount St. Ursula offers medical insurance to all full-time employees.

The Academy of Mount St. Ursula offers medical insurance to all full-time employees.

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish (bilingual)

Spanish (bilingual)

Location

On-site
Bronx, NY, USA

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Instructions:

If you are ready to apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Sr. Jean Marie Humphries, osu, Ph.D., and Penny Kapanika at the email addresses listed in the job description.

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