Located six miles from Washington, D.C., St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School, a JK-12 Episcopal School, educates the whole child by tending to the academic, social, physical, and spiritual needs of each of our students. Named as the 2nd best workplace in Washington, D.C. by the Washington Post, St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes is a positive and collegial community with a commitment to our mission to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value of each of our members as a child of God in a caring community. SSSAS combines a rigorous academic program with outstanding opportunities in the arts, athletics and service learning for our students. SSSAS has a deep commitment to creating an inclusive community which values diversity and multiculturalism, and we seek candidates who have this same commitment. The diverse student body is 27% students of color, and 21% of our students receive financial aid to create a socioeconomically diverse community.
Our culture promotes lifelong learning, and our faculty have a wealth of opportunities available to them to continue expanding their knowledge of both their disciplines and the field of education. Summer study grants, a 6-week multicultural seminar for new faculty, support for graduate studies, and conferences and workshops are just a few of the ways in which we support and encourage our teachers to continue to grow and learn.
We are seeking a part-time elementary Spanish teacher. Our Lower School world language program promotes intellectual curiosity, a love of discovery, and a passion for learning about other cultures and the world through access to materials and resources that celebrate the diversity of our global community. We are looking for a teacher who loves working with children and collaborates well with colleagues to inspire students to embrace language learning while developing cultural competence. The ideal candidate will possess an understanding of language acquisition theory, best practice in language instruction, and best practice in technology integration. Candidates should possess a keen understanding of child developmental and learning modalities.
Please send/email a cover letter and resume to Bob Weiman, Lower School Director. Contact Info Bob Weiman St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School 400 Fontaine St. Alexandria, VA 22302 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.sssas.org
Requirements include a bachelor's degree in Spanish or Education; experience is preferred.
St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School is a college preparatory Episcopal Church School in the Diocese of Virginia that educates boys and girls from junior kindergarten through grade 12.
OUR MISSION: To help our students succeed in a complex and changing world, we seek to inspire a passion for learning, an enthusiasm for athletic and artistic endeavor, a striving for excellence, a celebration of... diversity and a commitment to service. Our mission is to pursue goodness as well as knowledge and to honor the unique value of each of our members as a child of God in a caring community.
St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School admits students of any race, color, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at the school.
The St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School is located in Alexandria, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C. The school educates the whole child by tending to the social, physical, and spiritual needs of each of our students. The atmosphere is positive and collegial, and all members of our community are encouraged and able to pursue professional development on campus and in the larger community. St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School has a deep commitment to multiculturalism and provides to the faculty and administration programs, seminars and discussion groups to enhance awareness and enrich their teaching and work in the school community.