MIDDLE SCHOOL SPANISH TEACHING ASSISTANT PLUS TEACHING
Position type: Full time, exempt Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:30p.m. (unless otherwise specified) Compensation: $18,319 (annualized, paid out over 12 months) plus stipend for teaching several periods of Spanish each week, benefits, and opportunities for additional compensation (after school activities, coaching, overnight field trip chaperone, classroom coverage) Reports to: Head of Middle School
Position Summary: Sycamore School seeks a Spanish assistant for its middle school students for the 2019-2020 school year. In this position you will be expected to support your lead teacher and assist your fellow colleagues in creating an engaging and collaborative environment for our 5th through 8th grade gifted learners. As a teaching assistant your responsibilities will include: assisting with grading, copying, and record keeping; leading weekly student discussion groups; small group teaching; supervising students in study hall, during lunch, etc.; teaching in the event of absence of the lead teacher; and helping in activity cleanup and classroom organization.
You will also be responsible for teaching a few periods of Spanish weekly.
Application Instructions: Qualified applicants should email a cover letter, current resume and copies of any degrees and licenses to Julie Szolek-Van Valkenburgh, HR Coordinator at email@example.com Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. No phone calls or walk-ins will be accepted for this position.
Qualifications & Requirements: Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills Fluent in both written and spoken Spanish Ability to multitask Experience with classroom record keeping Comfortable leading group lessons/discussions Experience working with adolescents Desire to work with Gifted and Talented or High Ability middle school students Experience with Gifted and Talented or High Ability learners is highly preferred Flexibility and willingness to perform duties as assigned by lead teacher, Division Head and administration
Sycamore School exists so that academically gifted children can experience the enriched, accelerated education they need to reach their potential and to lead responsible, constructive, fulfilling lives.
Indiana’s Only Accredited, Private, Independent Preschool - 8th Grade School for Gifted Students1750 West 64th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46260