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Upper School Spanish Teacher

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Calhoun School
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New York, NY
Nuevo
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Publicado hace 21 días

The Calhoun School, a leading progressive, independent, co-educational day school in Manhattan, seeks a full time Upper School Spanish teacher to begin as soon as possible.

 

Applicants should sincerely enjoy working with high school students. They should also be interested in joining an innovative community with a commitment to progressive values, and to being a member of an inclusive, diverse community.

 The Upper School Spanish teacher will report to Director of Upper School.

 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Teaching core Upper School Spanish to students in grades nine to twelve
  • Experience in teaching introductory and intermediate Spanish classes to Upper School students
  • Provision of differentiated instruction, and ability to teach students with varying learning styles.
  • Creating a positive learning environment for students and inspiring students to hold themselves to a high standard of academics and character.
  • Maintaining anecdotal and assessment records to inform thoughtful, comprehensive narrative reports while assessing students in a rigorous and progressive manner.
  • Incorporating technology into the practice to support student learning.
  • Providing differentiated and small group instruction based on the learning modalities of students.
  • Cultivating a love of Spanish through interactive, joyful learning.
  • Serving as an advisor to a small group of students.
  • Documenting attendance, grades and maintaining other pertinent records according to school policies.

 

COLLABORATION/COMMUNICATION

  •  Collaborating with colleagues both intra- and cross-departmentally to share best practices and ensure student progress.
  • Attending faculty meetings and conferences as needed.
  • Maintaining consistent relationships with families, including phone calls, emails and conferences.
  • Engaging in the wider life of the Upper School - for example, serving as a faculty advisor to a student club, coaching a sport or chaperoning trips.
  • Displaying a strong commitment to, belief in, and alignment with Calhoun’s mission and values.
  • Maintaining a high level of professionalism.

REQUIRED SKILLS

 

  • Demonstrated fluency in Spanish.
  • Interest in working in a progressive and humanistic school with a focus on experiential and place based teaching and learning.
  • Appreciation for, and commitment to, diversity and social justice in multiple forms.
  • Demonstration of enthusiasm and interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents and the community.
  • Flexibility and ability to cope with change.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • High school teaching experience, preferably in a foreign language.

 

COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY WORK

Calhoun is committed to addressing issues of social justice, diversity, equity, and anti-bias education in our curriculum and in our community. Teachers must be willing learners and participants in supporting this work.

 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY

Calhoun is committed to recruiting, hiring and supporting a diverse staff and welcomes applicants of all gender, sexuality, religious, ethnic, racial and cultural identities. Calhoun does not unlawfully discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of one’s actual or perceived race; color; religion; sex/gender (including gender identity); creed; sexual orientation; marital status; pregnancy; ethnicity; national origin; ancestry; age; disability.

 

ALONG WITH AN APPLICATION, QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD SUBMIT:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Statement of Educational Philosophy and Leadership Practice


The Calhoun School, a leading progressive, independent, co-educational day school in Manhattan, seeks a full time Upper School Spanish teacher to begin as soon as possible.

 

Applicants should sincerely enjoy working with high school…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    29 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
    Licenciatura
  • Nivel Profesional
    Profesional
Salario
Ver abajo
Salary commensurate with experience and years of teaching experience.

Compensación

The Calhoun School offers an expansive benefits package that includes:

  • Generous employer contributions towards health, dental and vision insurance
  • Fully paid short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Fully paid life insurance
  • NY State Paid Family Leave
  • Participation in Flexible Spending Account Benefit Plan
  • 403 (b) retirement plan including employer match
  • Ability to participate in student loan repayment program
  • Eligibility to contribute on a pre-tax basis to a defined contribution retirement plan
  • Chef-prepared lunch on days school is in session



The Calhoun School offers an expansive benefits package that includes:

  • Generous employer contributions towards health, dental and vision insurance
  • Fully paid short-term and…

Nivel de Idiomas

Candidates should have proficiency in English and Spanish.

Candidates should have proficiency in English and Spanish.

Ubicación

Presencial
433 West End Ave, New York, NY 10024, USA

Cómo aplicar

Candidates interested in applying should visit Calhoun's Employment Page.

Candidates interested in applying should visit Calhoun's Employment Page.

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