Posted: Jan 7, 2021
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Spanish Teacher

Oak Hill School - Oak Hill, TN
Full-time
Application Deadline: N/A

Oak Hill School is a preK-6th coeducational, non-denominational independent school in Nashville, Tennessee. Oak Hill School provides a strong, child-centered academic program in a nurturing, Christian environment. Oak Hill School is committed to the intellectual, social, and spiritual growth of each of its students.

Mission: The excellent reputation of Oak Hill School is maintained through sound decision-making guided by its mission to build character and integrity in a Christian environment for a lifetime of learning and service.

Summary: 

The Oak Hill School  seeks a creative and collaborative Spanish teacher for prekindergarten through sixth-grade student for the 2021-2022 school year. 

Responsibilities:

  • Ignite a love of language in our students for enjoyment, enrichment, and advancement.
  • Help students understand the language, so that they are able to communicate orally and have an aural comprehension
  • Work collaboratively with the PreK - 1 Spanish teacher to plan and implement the full Spanish curriculum, grades preK-6. Oak Hill School re-introduced its Spanish curriculum in 2020-2021. The curriculum is still in development as the students progress through the grades. 
  • Exhibit  knowledge and skills essential to effectively teach the varying developmental levels of the preK-6th grade student
  • Develop engaging units and lessons that meet the ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Language) standards and use a variety of instructional methods and resources
  • Provide instruction in the culture of the countries where Spanish is spoken to develop an understanding of and appreciation for the culture
  • Provide differentiated instruction to meet individual needs of students
  • Expand our students’ knowledge and appreciation of global cultures

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Spanish, OR if native speaker, a Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Education
  • Spanish teaching experience at the K-6 level is preferred, but not required to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should apply online at www.oakhillschool.org.