Category: Full Time;
Position Title: Spanish Gr. 2-8
Start Date: 07/01/2018
End Date: 06/30/2019
Location: Brookwood School Manchester, MA
Brookwood seeks an outstanding Spanish teacher to teach Spanish to grades 2 – 8 beginning July 1, 2018. The 2nd – 5th grade Spanish program provides students with exposure to the language and culture, focusing on vocabulary blocks and common phrases, while the 6th – 8th grade program is the more academic program preparing students to enter into a high school Spanish course. The Spanish teacher may also serve as an advisor and ideally coach one or two seasons of 7th/8th grade athletics. In addition to developing lesson plans and instructional materials, the candidate must use a variety of strategies to meet the learning needs of children, and be willing to communicate regularly with other faculty and parents about the academic, social, and emotional health of students. The 2nd – 8th grade Spanish teacher reports to the Head of Upper School (grades 6-8) and works closely with other members of the World Language team.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have strong teaching experience, a deep knowledge of adolescent child development and best practices for teaching language across grade levels, exceptional written/verbal communication skills, and an infectious sense of fun. The candidate will put students’ needs at the center of decision-making, will be a self-reflective educator who models a growth mindset, and will be an inspiration to and collaborator with a high-performing faculty.
Contact Name: Patti Gillis
Contact email for questions: email@example.com
Application Instructions: Interested candidates should email a cover letter, résumé, and statement of educational philosophy to Patti Gillis, Administrative Assistant and Registrar (firstname.lastname@example.org)