Part-Time Upper School World Language Teacher (Latin)

Faculty / Part-Time

Bancroft School, Worcester, MA

Part-Time Upper School World Language Teacher (Latin)


About Bancroft School
Through active, inquiry-based learning and challenging experiences, Bancroft School empowers students in grades PreK to 12 with the skills, knowledge and confidence to make a difference in their community and the world. Guided by outstanding teachers, curious learners engage with one another and celebrate the strengths and lived experiences of each individual. Bancroft School seeks to be the first choice for students and families seeking to own their journey to mastery and independence in an inclusive campus where each individual is safe, known, and valued.

Bancroft is located in Worcester, Massachusetts — a thriving city with a rich history and a bright future in which the School is deeply invested. Founded in 1900, Bancroft School will celebrate its 125th school year in 2024-25. The 30-acre campus sits in a scenic residential neighborhood just north of downtown. Over 430 students from 70 cities and towns around central Massachusetts represent a variety of backgrounds which contribute to a challenging and diverse learning environment. Guided by strategic plan BluePrint125  and new Head of School, Stephanie Luebbers, who began her tenure in July of 2023, Bancroft is poised to continue to lead in PreK-12 education.

Position Summary
Bancroft School seeks a part-time Upper School (grades 9-12) World Language Teacher to join our talented team of educators beginning August, 2024. This position will teach 2-3 sections of Latin in the Upper School. The best candidates will demonstrate an ability to successfully collaborate with colleagues across disciplines and be an integral member of the school’s World Language Department. They must also believe in every student’s capacity for learning and critical thinking, especially regarding inquiry and challenge. The candidate must also be able to effectively collaborate and coordinate communications with students, parents, staff, and other school community members.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Classical Languages or related education field (Master’s preferred)
  • Three to five years teaching experience preferred
  • Experience in and enthusiasm for implementing inquiry-based learning
  • Proven ability to differentiate instruction
  • Experience in and enthusiasm for proficiency-based, acquisition-driven world language instruction
  • Familiarity with best practices for equitable teaching and learning environments

Essential Attitudes & Aptitudes

  • A collaborative spirit
  • A willingness to participate and partner with colleagues on curricular and cultural initiatives
  • An understanding of and care for students of different ages

Bancroft seeks dynamic candidates who will be active participants in the community beyond the classroom, with interest in supporting extracurricular activities in athletics, clubs, and other programs.

Bancroft is committed to cultivating and sustaining a community that embraces difference and welcomes candidates who will add to the racial and cultural diversity of our community. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to

Bancroft School

Worcester, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School, High School
All Gender