Beaver Country Day School

Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3077109
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: July 1, 2019

Job Description

Beaver Country Day School seeks a dynamic Upper School Spanish teacher for 2019-2020 academic year. Competitive candidates will demonstrate content expertise, knowledge in differentiated instruction and proficiency-based assessment, experience using comprehensible input and authentic resources when designing curriculum, and the desire to collaborate on and implement innovative pedagogical initiatives, including technology, that focus on student-first, inquiry-based learning. Willingness to participate fully in the community beyond the classroom is essential. Candidates with Master’s Degree and/or 2-3 years teaching experience preferred.

More information www.bcdschool.org
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
  • Welcome to Beaver Country Day School!

    We are an innovative school at the forefront of education. At Beaver, we provide an immersive and dynamic environment that keeps the educational experience rich, relevant, and fun. This is what keeps both students and teachers challenged and passionate.

    Our teachers are mentors, experts, collaborators, and motivators, dedicated to each and every student reaching their potential. We challenge our students to be knowledgeable, savvy, creative and confident leaders.

    • Co-educational, Grades 6-12

    • Independent and college preparatory; founded in 1920

    • 126 students in the middle school (24 in 6th, 51 in 7th, and 51 in 8th grade)

    • 331 students in the upper school (avg. 82 in grades 9-12)

    • 24% students of color, 25% faculty/staff of color

    • 50% of students come from public and charter schools, 50% from independent and parochial schools

    • 24% of students receive financial aid

    • Located 3 miles west of Boston in Chestnut Hill (on Brookline/Newton line)

    • 17-acre wooded campus in suburban neighborhood

    • Easy access to public transportation via the MBTA Green Line (Chestnut Hill stop)

    • Students come from over 70 communities in and around Boston and speak 20 different languages at home

    BCDS is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and its affiliations include:

    The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS);
    The Association of Independent Schools of New England (AISNE);
    The Independent Curriculum Group (ICG)
    The Coalition of Essential Schools (CES);
    The Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools (ACCIS);
    The National Association of College Admission Counseling (NACAC);
    The Cum Laude Society;
    The College Board
    The Boston Center for Community and Justice (BCCJ) Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Beaver Country Day School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Aarti Gandhi , HR Manager
    • 791 Hammond Street
    • Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467

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