Spanish Teacher - High School

Job Type

Part Time Contract


Details: Compensation based on experience



Start Date:


Application Deadline:



150 N San Pedro Rd
San Rafael
United States


Position:                High School Spanish Teacher                          

Reports to:            Head of School

Position Status:   40% of full time, Faculty, Exempt

The Marin School, an independent college-preparatory high school in San Rafael, California, seeks a part-time Spanish teacher. The Marin School seeks an experienced candidate to work collaboratively with the current Spanish teacher in developing and teaching a Spanish program.

Essential Functions

  • Teaching two sections of Spanish, Level 1 and Level 2, in the afternoons or the mornings (depending on the availability of the chosen candidate).
  • Working with the current Spanish teacher to define the Spanish curriculum.
  • The ideal candidate should be committed to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion. 
  • When indicated, the teacher will participate in collaborative meetings with parents, teachers, educational resource staff and appropriate administrators to develop social/emotional/educational plans for students.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Spanish (Spanish language/linguistics, Hispanic literature, Hispanic studies or affiliated field).
  • A strong understanding of the latest developments in world language teaching methodology. 
  • A passion for working with young people with varying learning styles.
  • A desire to collaborate in a dynamic community of teachers.
  • A good sense of humor and can-do spirit.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in course design, planning, and implementation.
  • Experience teaching differentiated levels in the same classroom.
  • Experience in working with high school or college age students in an academic setting.
  • Believes in restorative justice as an effective means of classroom management.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate degree in Spanish (Spanish language/linguistics, Hispanic literature, Hispanic studies or affiliated field).
  • Experience teaching Spanish in independent schools.

The position will begin on August 12, 2018.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, a writing sample in Spanish (no longer than ten pages) and contact information for four references to EEO. No phone calls please.