Middle School Spanish Teacher

Faculty / Full-Time

Heronfield Academy, Exeter, NH

Heronfield Academy seeks an engaging and innovative teacher, passionate about their subject area and about teaching middle school students for the 2024-2025 school year. This full-time position includes teaching four sections of Spanish – two sections for each of two grades.  For most students, Spanish classes at Heronfield are their first experience in formal language learning, and the Spanish program seeks to build a foundational knowledge and skills and an appreciation for Spanish and Latin American culture. Heronfield offers a challenging middle school curriculum comparable to Level 1 and 2 courses of a traditional high school Spanish program. Comprehensive language skills of reading, writing, listening, speaking, and cultural competency are equally valued. Opportunities for creative and interdisciplinary teaching abound, and student growth at Heronfield is measured in many ways, ranging from conventional assessments to innovative projects and collaborative work.      

The teacher in this full-time role will also serve as a grade advisor, part of a three-person team, and will find additional opportunities to build connections to the school community through coaching and co-curricular activities according to one’s interest and experience. 

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • A commitment to the mission and core values of the school and to the growth of young people
  • A strong alliance with the school’s commitment to community, equity and belonging.
  • 3-5 years classroom teaching experience in Spanish language instruction.  
  • A bachelor’s degree in Spanish or a related field is required; a master’s degree is preferred
  • Experience working with middle school students and guiding their personal and academic growth
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, and demonstrated experience in using technology to enhance student learning  
  • A proactive, team-oriented approach to bringing all measures of success to the school

Heronfield Academy

Exeter, NH
Middle School
All Gender