Wilmington Friends School, a preschool to grade 12 Quaker, college preparatory day school located in Wilmington, Delaware and enrolling 700 students, has an exciting employment opportunity for a full-time upper school Spanish teacher beginning in the fall of 2019.
A highly qualified candidate is one who:
Has strong coursework (graduate level preferred) in Spanish
Is highly fluent in the target languages
Has experience teaching in an independent school
Has experience working in an immersion classroom environment
Is passionate about the language, grammar and writing and fosters this same enthusiasm in young scholars
Is familiar with current research, trends, best practices and pedagogy
Understands and loves working with high school aged students
Is committed to and interested in working in a diverse, multicultural environment
Is comfortable working with technology
Specifically, the highly qualified candidate will be able to teach all levels of Spanish, grades 9-12.
Wilmington Friends School is an International Baccalaureate world school and offers the Diploma Programme in grades 11th and 12th. All teachers and departments are expected to participate in the preparation of our students for this international standard.
If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and list of three references electronically to Chrissy Weir, Upper School Administrative Assistant, email@example.com. Address the cover letter to Rebecca Zug, Head of the Upper School.