This is a High School Position
The Secondary Spanish Teacher is responsible for educating students holistically, guiding them in the process of becoming language learners who understand important ideas, grow important skills, and who are guided by principles and values. The teacher will understand student and language development and will predominantly use the target to enhance language comprehension. The teacher will integrate the ACTFL World Readiness and IB Standards into a rich, relevant, and authentic context for learning. The instructional goal is to facilitate the development of strong comprehension and speaking skills, develop ease and confidence with reading and writing skills, encourage students’ integration of language learning across their daily academic experience, and introduce students to the joys and beauty of language learning. The teacher will collaborate with colleagues to ensure authentic development of the Spanish language, and the candidate must be passionate about their students’ learning and their own.