St. Anne’s School of Annapolis invests in the intellectual and spiritual promise of each student in a community that celebrates diversity and upholds the dignity of every human being. We challenge students to think critically and creatively, to know themselves as learners, and to govern their lives with confidence, compassion, and integrity. St. Anne's School draws from its Episcopal tradition as an independent, co-educational school, serving students in Twos through 8th Grade.
St. Anne’s School is committed to equity and justice and aspires to be a community in which every member feels engaged, heard, and valued. We embrace the contributions of all members of our community as we foster a culture of respect. Sharing perspectives and experiences beyond our own boundaries through exploration, introspection, and civil discourse is integral to our mission of creating an inclusive learning environment.
St. Anne’s School of Annapolis seeks a Spanish Teacher for the 2021-2022 academic year. The Spanish Teacher is responsible for providing an effective learning environment through planning, organizing, developing, and assessing a comprehensive instructional Spanish program for children in Preschool through Eighth Grade. The Spanish Teacher is knowledgeable about the cognitive and social-emotional development of children in these age groups and possesses a firm understanding of Spanish language and culture. In addition to the below duties and responsibilities, the Spanish Teacher will be positive, collaborative, innovative, and passionate.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develops, implements, assesses, and modifies, as necessary, a dynamic Spanish language program for Primary and Lower School students that aligns with St. Anne’s School of Annapolis mission, vision, and values
Uses a variety of methods, materials, and techniques to teach Spanish language and culture
Organizes classroom systems and procedures and manages student behavior to ensure all students are fully engaged and learning.
Establishes and communicates clear objectives for all learning activities
Implements progressive teaching and learning activities that contribute to a climate where students are actively engaged in meaningful learning experiences
Assesses students’ knowledge for the purposes of refining classroom activities and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding students’ progress, expectations, and goals
Actively seeks opportunities for professional development
Listens and responds to student and parent concerns in a responsible, constructive, and resourceful manner
Actively supports the school philosophy, community, and policies
Performs other related duties as required and assigned by the Division Director
Bachelor’s degree in Spanish, unless native speaker; Master’s degree in education preferred.
Minimum 2 years’ experience teaching Spanish, preferably in an independent school.
Fluency and expertise in conversational and written Spanish.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience in child development and educational practices.
Strong initiative and organizational skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
An ability to work in a joyful, collegial, and collaborative environment
A sense of humor, warm personality, and growth mindset
About ST. ANNE'S SCHOOL OF ANNAPOLIS
St. Anne’s School of Annapolis invests in the intellectual and spiritual promise of each student in a community that celebrates diversity and upholds the dignity of every human being.
We challenge students to think critically and creatively, to know themselves as learners, and to govern their lives with confidence, compassion and integrity.
St. Anne's School draws from its Episcopal tradition as an independent, co-educational school, serving students in Preschool through Eighth Grade.
Located in the charming, historic capital of Maryland, St. Anne's School employs a progressive educational philosophy that is focused on developing the exceptional academic, creative, and social and emotional skills students require to connect with and contribute to the world around them.