The Williston Northampton School, an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts, is a culturally diverse educational community serving grades 7-12. We are seeking to hire a Full-Time Spanish Teacher for the 2024-25 school year.
Strong candidates will have an undergraduate degree in Spanish and an earnest interest in a teaching career in high school World Language. Knowledge of another language, such as French or Latin, is an advantage but not a requirement. This position includes teaching four sections of Upper School Spanish and involvement in our afternoon athletics and extracurricular activities for two seasons. Living on campus and working in the School’s residential life program are requirements of this position. Driving a school minibus is also an expectation of this position.
Strong candidates will have middle or high school teaching experience, preferably within an independent boarding school environment. Candidates will possess a Bachelor’s in a relevant field; a master’s degree is preferred. Candidates will demonstrate a capacity for working with a range of learning abilities, experience integrating educational technologies into the teaching environment, strong writing and communication skills, creativity, and a collaborative mindset. Candidates must possess the flexibility, energy, commitment to teamwork, and appreciation for adolescents that life in an independent school boarding community requires. Knowledge of, or experience working within, the ACTFL standards is ideal.
Candidates must be able to successfully complete the state-mandated CORI, as well as SORI, a general background check, and a fingerprint-based criminal background check. Candidates must also hold a valid driver’s license. Please direct all inquiries, including a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three references to Corinne Fogg, Dean of Faculty, through the link provided below. Full benefit and retirement plan eligibility. EOE Non-smoking campus.
The Williston Northampton School is an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Easthampton, Massachusetts with a culturally diverse educational community of approximately 500 students in grades 7-12.