Certified K5 Spanish Teacher, Part Time

| August 25, 2014

Global Language Project (GLP) is a not-for-profit organization that partners with public elementary schools to create and fund after school language programs. At Global Language Project our goal is to build the foundation for a lifetime of language learning.

About the Position

Currently, we have the opportunity for one part-time NYC-certified Spanish teacher. The instructor will work with students in kindergarten through 5th grades at a school in Hamilton Heights. The classes will take place 2.5 days/week.

Through the GLP Spanish program, students are introduced to language through interactive instruction, cultural activities, music and games. The emphasis is on oral communication and learning about other cultures.

Please note that you must be a NY certified teacher or substitute teacher in order to hold this position. You must hold either a K-6 certification, common branch certification, bilingual certification, provisional state certification, or a substitute certification.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Teaches students Spanish with creative and well integrated lesson plans
  • Communicates with supervisors, parents, students and partner schools
  • Effectively manages classroom
  • Enhances program by exploring creative and innovative teaching and learning tools

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Experience with foreign language instruction and curriculum development
  • Experience working with elementary aged children
  • Advanced or near-native fluency in Spanish
  • Experience working with students with diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to plan, implement and evaluate whole class instruction
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • Success in incorporating hands-on and co-operative learning activities
  • Willingness to grow professionally

Location: New York, NY

How to apply

Please send cover letter and resume to: Rebecca Anderson, randerson@glpny.org. Please write ‘K5 Spanish Teacher’ in the subject line of your email.