Middle School Spanish Teacher (part time 80%)

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Middle Grades World Languages
Job Location: Greater San Francisco Bay Area

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater San Francisco area seeks a part time Spanish Teacher to begin in August 2021.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least 3 years’ experience teaching Spanish, preferably to middle-school students.
  • Fluent or native speaker of Spanish.
  • Experience designing, developing and implementing curriculum
  • (Preferred) Experience with mindfulness or social-emotional learning
  • (Preferred) Experience with project-based learning and other progressive pedagogical practices

More about this role…

Responsibilities

  • teach Spanish language classes to Grade 6-8 students with a progressive and interactive teaching style
  • create as close to an “immersion” environment as possible within the classroom by speaking largely or exclusively in Spanish to students
  • teach three 50 minute periods on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Courses currently offered include Spanish 1, Spanish 2, and Spanish 3