Part-time Spanish Teacher

Waterford School is Utah’s premier liberal arts, college-preparatory private school for students in Preschool through High School. Student learning is Waterford School’s reason for being. Since its founding, the School has instilled habits of independent thought, critical thinking, responsibility, passionate learning, and service to others. A commitment to equity, inclusion, and belonging is essential to the Waterford mission. Waterford School’s liberal arts program provides a strong foundation, and the campus culture prepares students to pursue lives of meaning and purpose. Waterford delivers a world-class education distinguished by a rich curriculum, an outstanding faculty, a deep commitment to student growth, and a learning environment that is caring, nurturing, and inspiring.

Waterford School seeks a part-time Spanish Teacher who will teach in grades 9-12. Though the role is part time, we are always interested in candidates who are invested in the community fully and there is potential for this to grow to a full time role. The ideal candidate would hold an advanced degree in Spanish Teaching, or a related discipline, with training in the proficiency approach, and at least two to three years of teaching experience with Upper School students. We are especially interested in candidates with experience in proficiency-based instruction.

Competencies and Skills Desired

  • A desire to collaborate
  • Experience in a classroom
  • Integrity, professionalism, sound judgment, and emotional intelligence
  • Engaging interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication
  • Strengths in organization and follow through

The successful candidate will be able to develop a healthy rapport with Faculty, families, work collaboratively with colleagues and will embrace Waterford School’s mission, vision, and values

The Waterford campus is set on 41 acres at the foot of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, one of North America’s premier outdoor and recreational areas. The school offers an outstanding working environment. The atmosphere is collegial; both families and faculty show a genuine commitment to learning. Benefits include medical, dental, 403(b).

For more information about the school, please go to www.waterfordschool.org

Qualified candidates should forward a résumé and letter of interest, by email, or fax, to recruiting@waterfordschool.org. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.