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November 26, 2018

Maternity Leave - Middle and Upper School French and Spanish Teacher

St. George's Independent School
Collierville TN United States
Co-ed Day School, Pre-K through 12th grade
sgis.org
Position Starts: January 31, 2019
Application Deadline: January 15, 2019

St. Georges Independent School seeks a passionate, entrepreneurial, and hard-working individual who is energized by work with families to serve as Middle and Upper School French and Spanish Teacher from February through May 2019. St. Georges Independent School welcomes applications from persons of any race, color, creed, national, or ethnic origin.

Type: Daily compensation stipend

Duration: Letter of Agreement

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree in the teaching of Spanish or French as a second language is preferred

The successful candidate will possess skills and experience that would include the ability to:

help students gain fluency in French and Spanish with the ability to work with beginners to the language as well as those who are more advanced by using ACTFL Can-Do Statements and Proficiency Guidelines

integrate engaging cultural and historical experiences within the study of the language

work with other language colleagues to ensure a cohesive program that includes effective learning techniques, engaging and authentic projects, and field experiences which will combine to engender a passion for language learning

work with students in our advisory program to nurture students’ personal growth, learning, and achievement

attend specific school events outside of the school day and supervise students as needed

Physical Requirements: Regularly sit, turn, bend, reach, walk, talk, hear, and interact with campus visitors as well as others who telephone. Must have the ability to understand and present materials and communicate with constituents and co-workers in a harmonious manner.

Candidates will embrace the school’s mission and educational philosophy; candidates must be willing to work in a team environment and be positive, inspirational, and family-centered.

Contact Information

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Paula Boruszewski, Office Manager, at pboruszewski@sgis.org or 1880 Wolf River Blvd., Collierville, TN 38017.