Category: Elementary Education
School: Stratford School
Location: San Francisco, CA
Date Opened: Jun 30, 2021
Job ID: 7661
Are you passionate about sharing your language and culture with young children?
Our elementary students learn to think critically, question each other, learn from mistakes, and discover individual passions for their future ahead. Our Spanish Language educators come to Stratford from countless backgrounds, sharing their unique cultures and experiences. As a Spanish Teacher, you’ll help our students on the journey of discovering a new language.
This is a part-time position working a total of 8 hours a week.
A little about us
Stratford School is an independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Our mission is to create a school community that inspires children to realize their full potential while providing a safe and nurturing school environment. To support our mission, we bring together principals, teachers, and parents who are passionate about education. Stratford offers a balanced and unparalleled curriculum from preschool through eighth grade with an emphasis in the areas of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) that incorporates music, physical education, foreign language, and social skills development. Our goal is to prepare students to become creative problem solvers, innovators, and confident, compassionate leaders.Together, we provide the best possible learning environment for our students to achieve outstanding results.
A little about you
You are a bundle of energy and enthusiasm. You thrive in a team environment and enjoy participating in hands-on activities. Solving complex problems with students is your passion, and it is infectious. You fashion yourself as an innovator and enjoy collaborating with others.
A typical day
Elementary school is where the foundation of the future starts. As a language professional at Stratford, your classroom is an exciting, dynamic place, filled with live interactions and collaboration. High energy and variety is the name of the game. Between visiting classrooms for 30 – 45 minutes you’ll have prep time and work alongside other language professionals.
Teachers who are inspired in their approach, who stretch the boundaries of learning, are typically the most successful. We encourage enthusiasm and support our instructors to demonstrate the thirst for knowledge to our students.
We are looking for teachers that stretch beyond textbook teaching and bring together instruction methods that will ultimately help a student delve deeper into a subject.
A teacher shall have a BA or BS degree from an accredited or approved college or university.