Alexandria Country Day School is seeking a full-time Spanish teacher for Kindergarten through Fifth Grade for the 2017-2018 school year.
Qualified candidates will possess a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in classroom teaching and a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish, teaching, or a related field. A Master’s degree is strongly preferred. A belief in and experience with Teaching Proficiency through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS) and Comprehensible Input (CI) instructional methodology is beneficial. Proficiency in differentiating instruction for a broad range of abilities is essential. The school seeks growth-minded candidates who are skilled, creative, innovative and adept at employing technology in the classroom. A good sense of humor, a positive outlook, and an appreciation of the unique qualities of the age group are essential.
Candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and a list of references to email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
Alexandria Country Day School is an accredited member of the the Virginia Association of Independent Schools. The school is also a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and the Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington. ACDS is an equal opportunity employer.
•Co-educational, kindergarten through 8th grade
•Independent, nonsectarian ...day school
•Approximately 200 students in grades K - 8
•Student/teacher ratio of 8:1
•Average class size of 13
•iPads issued to each student in grades 5 - 8 and utilized in all grades, K-8
•Rigorous academic curriculum designed to prepare students for the challenges of the twenty-first century
•Robust music, performing and fine arts curriculum
•Soccer, basketball, swimming, cross country, tennis, and softball interscholastic teams
•Spanish language instruction in grades K - 8
•ACDS graduates from 2009-2015 are currently attending 34 different high schools
•Located in the Del Ray section of Alexandria
•Founded in 1983