A JK-12 pluralistic school that engages students in an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education.

Middle School Spanish Teacher

Rockville, MD

Job Code: SP400

Come join a committed, caring, talented faculty in delivering an exemplary and inspiring general and Jewish education. Together, we ensure a vibrant Jewish future through the growth of confident, compassionate thinkers who engage the world through Jewish values.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, MD is seeking candidates for a full-time Middle School Spanish teaching position for the 2019-2020 school year.

The ideal candidate is a creative, charismatic educator with native or near-native Spanish proficiency, a proven record of enacting ACTFL standards in everyday instruction, strong background in second language acquisition, experience and/or training in curriculum development, and 3 or more years of successful teaching in a variety of language levels in middle school. Preference given to candidates who also have experience teaching at the high school level.

The ideal candidate will have experience with project based learning and experiential education, demonstrated success at and enjoy working as an active member of a team. The candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills, have a strong record of positive behavior management, is comfortable with and skilled at working with a range of learners, and enjoys working with young adolescents.

Responsibilities include:

●Teaching Spanish classes to middle school students in grades 6-8, including participation in team meetings to develop and refine curricula;

●Teaching a weekly advisory or other experiential education course;

●Sponsoring and overseeing a Spanish club;

●Participating in team meetings to discuss student progress;

●Other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred.

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Qualified candidates should submit letter of interest and resume to www.cesjds.org/careers Job Code SP400.

The Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate all applicants without unlawful consideration of race, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.