Watkinson School, Hartford, CT
Watkinson School, offering inventive teaching to Hartford and surrounding communities since 1881, seeks a full-time Spanish teacher for students in grades 8-12. Successful applicants will demonstrate creative approaches to instruction and a commitment to reaching all students. Applicants must possess enthusiasm for working in a dynamic environment and developing positive relationships with parents, faculty, school leadership, and staff.
The successful applicant will be current in the field of study and passionate about developing relevant and timely curricula. Responsibilities include teaching courses across both divisions, including Spanish I, II, and III. Other duties include supervising clubs, being an academic advisor, and taking on other aspects of school life and activity.
A degree in a related field is required. The ideal candidate is a passionate and skillful educator and collaborator who is eager to share their talents within a thriving academic community. They will be committed to anti-racist education and teaching that focuses on inclusivity.
The successful candidate will enter a lively and vibrant school where, according to recent surveys, 95% of alumni would recommend the school, 98% of current parents believe that the school supports their students’ social and emotional development, and 97% of current students say that their teachers encourage them and treat them with respect. Watkinson is an equal opportunity employer and an open and affirming community that seeks candidates of diverse backgrounds. This 10-month position will begin in mid-August 2023. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com