Spanish Teacher

School Name: Montessori School of Beaverton

School Location: Portland, OR

The Montessori School of Beaverton (MSB) is looking for a part-time Spanish teacher for our Elementary program, children 6-12 years old.

MSB is a private, non-profit school serving the Portland metro area. The school was established in 1978 and is located in the northwest hills on a beautiful 6-acre campus. MSB is home to a thriving and vibrant community of dedicated staff and families invested in the education, development and nurturing of its 180 students, ages 3 – 12.

Position Summary:
-Deliver a curriculum and follow up work in small and large group lessons.
-Support children in their development of the Spanish language and cultures.
-Provide exposure to oral and written expression of the language through games, stories, songs and other lessons
-Communicate with classroom teachers to support children and their curriculum needs
-Share cultural and historical information and perspective through storytelling, art and cooking projects.
-Attend level and all staff meetings when needed.

Requirements and Preferences:
-Love of working with children.
-Ability to be self-directed and work collaboratively within a group.
-Understanding of Montessori principles or a desire and willingness to learn and put into practice.
-Excellent communication and organizational skills.
-Willingness to use established curriculum and ability to create more based on the needs to the program.
-Bachelor’s degree.
-2 years teaching experience.
-Bilingual Spanish and English speaker.

Compensation:
Pay range: $19.50 – $20.50 per hour depending on experience.
Part-Time @ 20 hours/week, 2-3 days/week during the school year.

Contact:

Submit cover letter, resume and letter in Spanish explaining why this job interests you to employment@msb.org. No phone calls please.