Middle School Spanish Instructor

  • Frederica Academy, Inc.
  • St Simons Island, Georgia, USA
  • May 22, 2023
Full time Teacher

Job Description

Frederica Academy is a Pre-K – 12th Grade independent school located on St. Simons Island, GA.  The School is a member of NAIS and GISA, accredited by the SAIS/Cognia/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.  The school has approximately 480 students.  For more information, please see our school website at fredericaacademy.org and our School Profile under “About us.”

Frederica Academy Mission Statement:  To maximize each student’s potential and prepare him or her for college and adult life through the development of mind, body, and spirit.

Job Summary:

Frederica Academy seeks a Middle School Spanish Instructor to begin in August 2023.  Interested applicants should be able to teach  beginning Spanish classes for grades 5-8.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

The Spanish Instructor is required to perform a range of duties including, but not limited to:

  • Develop curriculum materials, syllabus, outlines and assessments.

  • Conduct an after-school tutorial as scheduled.

  • Participate in all advisory, faculty, department meetings as called.

  • Be involved in the life of the school, beyond the classroom (coaching and/or advisor to an organization of student leadership).

  • Fulfill additional duties as assigned by the Division Director or Head of School.


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field. Master’s degree is preferred.

  • A strong desire to work in a collaborative community.

  • Demonstrates flexibility and responsiveness to a variety of learning styles and a range of abilities.

  • Ethical behavior, professionalism and a respect for diversity.

  • Coaching in athletics or arts is a plus

Environment Characteristics:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The individual can expect the possibility of a stressful environment while dealing with a wide variety of challenges and can anticipate deadlines with a varied array of student situations. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Varied extreme outside weather conditions during special activities and school events are possible. The employee will primarily teach indoors with occasional field trips off campus. Some evening and weekend commitments are required.

Frederica Academy is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities to all personnel and applicants for employment without regard to race; color; religion; sex; national origin; handicap or disability; sexual orientation; or status as a veteran, Vietnam era, or special disabled veteran.