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Career Center
January 8, 2020

Middle Division Teacher of Spanish

St. John's Episcopal School
Tampa FL United States
K(4)-Grade 8
Position Starts: August 3, 2020
Application Deadline: March 13, 2020

St. John’s seeks an energetic and dynamic individual with demonstrated professional excellence to join our outstanding middle division team as Teacher of Spanish. This is a new position that corresponds with the expansion of Spanish into Grades 5-8. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with colleagues to develop and introduce a second world language to St. John’s. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position with an August 2020 start date. The successful candidate will be expected to successfully meet the following responsibilities:

  • Model on a daily basis the conduct we expect of our students, and consistently exhibit the highest standards of professionalism;
  • Work individually and collaboratively with colleagues to create, plan and prepare thoughtful lesson plans as part of an instructional program that is age-appropriate and addresses individual student needs;
  • Implement the Spanish curriculum via daily instruction that is differentiated, and which incorporates traditional and innovative teaching pedagogies;
  • Serve as Homeroom teacher, most notably as the principal adult presence, advisor and caregiver for each child in the class throughout the school day
  • Attend all professional gatherings and in-service meetings;
  • Be available to consult with students, parents and colleagues as part of parent conferences and as needed basis;
  • Attend institutional gatherings and events as necessary or requested by the Head of School in support of the School’s mission.
  • Be available to assist with coverage (before and after school programs, recess, performance rehearsals, lunch, and event duties) as needed, or teach a class in the after school program;
  • Partner with the Head of the Middle Division to develop and oversee the Middle Division Spanish instructional budget;
  • Devote time and effort to ongoing professional growth; 
  • Demonstrate intellectual curiosity, strong communication skills, openness to others’ ideas, eagerness to extend themselves for others.

Contact Information

Diane Scott

Executive Assistant to the Head of School