Teacher, Spanish (part-time) in Baltimore, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A Catholic school located in Baltimore City, seeks qualified candidates to fill an immediate opening as a part-time Spanish Teacher. The Spanish Teacher will work 3 days per week and is responsible for providing a safe and developmentally appropriate program for children that complies with all mandated state and Archdiocesan policies and procedures. The position provides instruction in Spanish to grades PK4 through 8th. Ability to speak additional languages beyond Spanish and/or to provide instruction in a subject area other than World Languages may lead to additional hours or full-time employment.  This is a three day a week position approximately 22.5 hours.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement engaging developmentally appropriate lessons for a World Languages setting
  • Lessons should have clear objectives aligned with the curriculum standards of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
  • Observe and assess student progress, recording such progress and sharing with parents as required by school policy. Fill out report cards each trimester including notes about each child.
  • Maintain an attractive, organized, engaging learning environment
  • Develop procedures for inside and outside the classroom
  • Maintain familiarity with all emergency procedures and protocol
  • Responsible for the safety and active supervision of students at all times, and for classroom management using PBIS (positive behavior intervention and support) protocols
  • Communicate in a clear and professional manner. Written communication is grammatically correct and error free.
  • Keep detailed records observing children’s behavior and progress, Lead teachers share this information effectively with parents and colleagues.
  • Communicate with parents frequently regarding the student experience, identifying early concerns and providing resources
  • Work collaboratively with other teachers, staff, and administration.
  • Attend all faculty meetings and school events, including, but not limited to, Back to School Nights, Open Houses, Parent/Teacher conferences, and other events as requested by administration
  • Attend all professional development days and workshops
  • Maintain high professional standards consistent with the mission of the school and the teaching of the Catholic Church

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Education or related field
  • Spoken and written fluency in both Spanish and English
  • MSDE certification
  • Basic understanding of Catholic School philosophy, goals and objectives
  • Positive references and recommendations