Middle School Spanish Teacher | Sacred Heart Schools - Atherton | CA

We may have a possible opening for a full-time (80-100%) Middle School Spanish Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.
Sacred Heart Greenwich provides an empowering learning environment for girls and young women from kindergarten through twelfth grade to prepare them to become confident, intelligent and compassionate global leaders. The school offers a coed program for young children at the Barat Center for Early Childhood Education. Our 700 students carry on the Sacred Heart tradition of academic excellence and development of the mind, body and spirit on our beautiful 110-acre campus in Greenwich, Connecticut. 

We may have a possible opening for a full-time (80-100%) Middle School Spanish Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.

Position: Middle School Interim Spanish teacher
Reports to: Head of Middle School
FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Summary: 
The Middle School Spanish teacher is responsible for providing a stimulating and developmentally appropriate educational environment in a way that is in accordance with the Goals and Criteria of a Sacred Heart education and the philosophy that implements it. This philosophy includes providing children opportunities to develop spiritual, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical skills. The Spanish Teacher is responsible to the Head of the Middle School and has the following responsibilities

Essential Functions: 
  • Teach 4-5 sections of middle school Spanish;
  • Serve as an advisor to a group of Middle School students;
  • Organize and provide developmentally appropriate educational programs and instruction; plan and implement curriculum and differentiated instruction for Middle School students; 
  • Provide activities and opportunities that encourage curiosity, exploration, and problem-solving, appropriate to the developmental levels and learning styles of the students;
  • Create a supportive and caring classroom environment in which students can learn and interact positively with one another; through student-centered instruction and authentic assessment;
  • Maintain an open and cooperative relationship with students, colleagues and parents;
  • Participate in Middle School faculty and departmental meetings; performing various faculty supervisory duties.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish or a related field. The ideal candidate will be a native Spanish speaker, will have a graduate degree in Spanish and experience teaching Middle School aged students. As members of the international network of Sacred Heart schools, we are committed to attracting and retaining faculty with a passion for teaching who demonstrate an active faith, practice a deep respect for intellectual values, promote social awareness, build community, and value personal growth and responsibility. We seek faculty who are committed to all-girl education and who will draw upon current research to maximize student learning. Convent of the Sacred Heart is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes candidates who will enhance the diversity of our community.

Application Procedure: Please Apply Online at http://www.applitrack.com/cshgreenwich/onlineapp/

How to Apply: http://www.applitrack.com/cshgreenwich/onlineapp/
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Schools of the Sacred Heart share in the educational mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart as articulated in the Goals and Criteria. The structure supporting Sacred Heart education in Canada and the United States includes the Conference of Sacred Heart Education and the Network of Sacred Heart Schools.  Together they provide services and programs to ensure vitality of mission for the member schools sponsored by the Society of the Sacred Heart.