Middle School French Teacher
Milton Academy, Milton, MA
Milton Academy seeks a full-time Middle School French teacher for an opening beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. This position will also be responsible for teaching one section of Upper School French. We are looking for a teacher who is deeply committed to teaching and working with the middle school age group and has a passion for the French language. In addition to outstanding teaching ability, we seek teachers who are inquisitive, self-directed, team-oriented, and dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
French instruction in the Middle School emphasizes the development of language skills and confidence in the language. The Middle School French curriculum covers a traditional level one course from sixth through eighth grade with ample time for skill-building, presentations and exploration of language, an introduction to literature, and culture.
A bachelor’s degree is required and a concentration in French or demonstrated fluency is required. A minimum of three years of teaching experience at the middle or secondary level is required. Additional duties typically include advising, supervising students, leading extracurricular activities, participating in faculty meetings and professional development.
Qualified candidates will possess excellent communication and writing skills and technological proficiency is assumed. Flexibility, creativity, a sense of humor, and strong work ethic and a commitment to being a strong team member are all critically important. Demonstrated ability to work in a diverse community is essential. Teacher certification is not required.
Milton Academy is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or ancestry, age, veteran status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are fundamental elements of Milton’s mission. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.