Job Duration: The rest of the school year

Salary: $35,000 - $45,000 per year

Minimum Education: An undergraduate degree is required. A graduate degree in Spanish, language education and/or a relevant discipline is preferred.

Minimum Experience: A minimum of three years of teaching world languages or a related discipline

Website: www.waynecountryday.com/

Spanish Teacher

The Wayne Country Day School seeks a committed, skilled, and energetic teacher to join our team for the rest of the school year. They will be responsible for our Upper School Spanish Students in alignment with our school’s mission of preparation and formation of students for the world beyond college. 

The ideal candidate possesses a passion for teaching, a team oriented approach to collegiality, enthusiasm for creating and implementing an innovative curriculum, strong interpersonal skills, and a deep knowledge of child development. 

Major Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Plan and implement engaging lessons in the target language aligned with the school’s curriculum, philosophy, and mission.
  • Implement and maintain effective classroom management systems.
  • Prepare student reporting and grades, which includes narrative descriptions of students’ strengths and challenges.
  • Communicate regularly with families about curriculum and student progress.
  • Utilize and maximize regular professional development opportunities.
  • Update curriculum and materials as needed.
  • Participate in the school community, including faculty meetings 
  • Teaching Spanish to all students

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities 

  • Knowledge of child development, best practices, and current trends in education
  • Demonstrated classroom management skills, including time, space, and materials for most effective learning
  • Experience with diverse instructional strategies
  • Outstanding interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
  • Ability to integrate technology effectively 

 Qualifications 

  • An undergraduate degree is required. A graduate degree in Spanish, language education and/or a relevant discipline is preferred. 
  • A minimum of three years of teaching world languages or a related discipline is preferred.
  • Prior experience teaching students in a Foreign Language
  • Salary is dependent on experience. Benefits include generous paid time off, health insurance, retirement plan, and tuition discount for children of employees enrolled at the school.


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