Lower School teachers (PreK-5) work in self-contained classrooms of typically 20 students each. Lower School teachers focus on three core academic areas: mathematics, language arts, and social studies. Physical education, Spanish language, science, music, art and computer technology are taught by specialists. Collaboration and communication between homeroom and specialist teachers is a high value in the Lower School.
We are seeking an educator who is passionate about teaching foreign language to early elementary students. Instruction includes:
• Understanding and appreciation of a world language
• Cultural awareness, songs, geography, literature and foods
• Basic grammar and syntax
• Numbers, commands, expressions of courtesy
• Oral skills and correct pronunciation
• Nurture enthusiasm for continued study of languages
A minimum of two years elementary school classroom teaching is required. A Bachelor’s degree with at least a minor in Spanish and/or significant work experience in a Spanish-speaking country is preferred
The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills with parents and colleagues, add strength to the school community, and show evidence of continuing professional development.
CA offers an excellent compensation package, wide-ranging opportunities for professional development, and an environment notable for its dedicated teaching professionals and supportive administrators.To Apply
Qualified applicants are encouraged to send a letter of application, resume and three references to:
Michael Davis, Ph.D.
Head of School
3800 S. Pierce Street
Denver, CO 80235