Careers At Sidwell Friends School

Welcome to the Human Resources Department at Sidwell Friends School. Sidwell Friends prides itself in offering a high quality educational experience to those who will lead the next generation. To that end, we are seeking qualified individuals with the knowledge, skills and abilities to enhance the student experience at Sidwell Friends. We encourage you to review the job postings below and to contact us for additional information.

Interim Upper School Spanish Teacher

Department: Upper School
Location: Washington, DC
Position Start Date: 2021/2022 School Year
Status: Interim Part-Time

Sidwell Friends, a coeducational Quaker day school in Washington, DC, seeks an interim, full-time Spanish teacher for its Upper School division (grades 9-12) for the first semester of the 2021-2022 school year.

The ideal candidate will be qualified to teach beginning through advanced levels of Spanish and have a native or near-native proficiency in spoken and written Spanish. Classroom experience as a Spanish teacher, with a demonstrated ability to inspire and support students and a willingness to work collaboratively are also required. A bachelorís degree is required; a degree in Spanish or a related field and a graduate degree are preferred. An appreciation for the Schoolís commitment to academic and personal excellence, Quaker values, equity, justice, service, and studentsí social emotional wellness is also essential.  

The most desirable candidates will also be able to demonstrate proficiency using digital and online platforms for remote instruction as well as proven effectiveness as a classroom teacher in a brick-and-mortar setting. Teaching positions at Sidwell Friends School are campus-based; therefore, this position requires teaching in person. 

This position begins in August 2021 and concludes in January 2022. 

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, statement of educational philosophy, and information for three references through our online application.

Sidwell Friends School 
Human Resources Department 
3825 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20016

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