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Upper School Spanish Teacher
Savannah Country Day School
Savannah, Georgia
Salary: Based on Experience
Date Posted: 11/11/2022
 
Job ID: 67803
Position/Title: Upper School Spanish Teacher
Employer: Savannah Country Day School
Department:
Category / Heading #1: Teaching  Foreign Languages - Spanish
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Status: FullTime
 
 
Job Description/Responsibilities:

The Savannah Country Day School is seeking Spanish teacher candidates for an opening in the 2023-2024 academic year. This faculty member will teach a combination of Spanish courses with a maximum class load of 5. Standard duties for this position include the preparation of course objectives and outlines for course of study in conjunction with the Department Chair following curriculum guidelines or requirements of the school. Qualified candidates should have a passion for helping students to explore Spanish language, culture and literature using a variety of pedagogical techniques. A willingness to engage in a critical dialogue about instructional practice with peers and a desire to be involved in a wide range of school activities in and outside of the classroom are also essential. The ability to coach a sport is highly desirable, as is the willingness and desire to lead international student travel. All Upper School teachers are required to lead or assist with at least one extracurricular and also serve as advisors.


Interested candidates can view more about the school on our website at https://www.savcds.org.

 
 
Minimum Degree: BA
Certification Required: No
Minimum Experience: 5-7 Years

 
Qualifications:

● The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish, as well as five or more years of teaching experience. Advanced degrees are strongly preferred.

● The ideal candidate will have experience teaching AP Spanish.

● Strong sense of humor, flexibility, and a strong desire to work with teens is required.

● Excellent communication skills and a willingness to function as part of the World Language Department team is desired.

● Attendance at evening and weekend functions is occasionally required.


 
Tuition Remission: No
Spend for Graduate Study: No
Relocation Assistance/Allowance: No
Support/Sponsor Work visas to overseas candidates: No
ON Campus Housing: No
OFF Campus Housing: No
 
 
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Deadline:
Open Until Filled
 
Contact Info
Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume (including references), and statement of educational philosophy to Jonathan Day, Head of Upper School at jday@savcds.org.