Spanish Teacher

| May 5, 2015
Bronx Lighthouse College Prep Academy
recruiting for
Spanish Teacher 2015-2016

Lighthouse Academies is a growing, national network of charter schools that is dedicated to providing transformational opportunities in underserved urban areas. Our K-12 model is distinguished by rigorous, arts-infused academic programs complemented by social and cultural foundations needed to succeed in and graduate from college. Learn more about our network at

Opportunities with Lighthouse Academies: Bronx Lighthouse College Prep Academy is now accepting applications for a Spanish Teacher for the 2015-2016 school year. We are looking for outstanding teachers who are committed to closing the achievement gap with students in high-needs areas. Only certified candidates will be considered. Applicants with dual certification in Spanish and French will be given priority.

Our Teachers Are:

  • Certified and Highly qualified
  • Mission Focused
  • Driven Towards Excellence
  • Results Oriented
  • Culturally Proficient
  • Collaborative Colleagues
  • Constant Learners

We Offer:

  • Mission-driven teams in small schools with a focus on college preparation
  • Rigorous academics in areas of greatest need = greatest opportunities for transformation
  • A unique arts-infused curriculum to enhance student engagement
  • Focus on social development of scholars to prepare for success beyond the classroom
  • A commitment to professional development of all team members
  • Competitive benefits and performance bonuses

Lighthouse Academies provides opportunities for children to discover, achieve, and prepare for success in college, incorporating an arts-infused philosophy. We develop children’s critical decision-making skills to prepare them for success in life. We work relentlessly to achieve these outcomes through a self-sustaining model to transform children’s futures. We need people who are fearless, driven, and forward-thinking. We need people who share our passion for creativity and innovation. If you share our vision, join us.


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
  • Two (2) years prior teaching experience
  • Required State teaching certificate/licensure
  • Highly Qualified status under No Child Left Behind
  • Strong desire to work within an innovative, urban education program
  • Proven track record of raising student achievement scores in an urban environment
  • Ability to use data to inform instruction and decision-making related to student achievement
  • Ability to turn best practices into high-quality, goal-driven results
  • Highly effective writing, oral, and interpersonal skills to communicate with a varied audience
  • Data management tool, organizational tools, computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)


For additional application directions, please refer to TCCS Link, Job ID: 34075

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