WeGrow Part-Time Spanish Teacher

WeGrow Part-Time Spanish Teacher

WeGrow is a new initiative by WeWork aiming to revolutionize the way we think about education, with a focus on enabling every human to unleash their superpowers. Our first conscious, entrepreneurial school opened in September 2018 in New York City for ages 3 years old through 4th grade and will expand to ages 2-11 for the 2019-2020 school year. We are deeply committed to supporting growth in children's minds, bodies, and souls through an integrated, individualized curriculum that challenges and elevates all aspects of the child.

WE believe that:

  • Positive academic outcomes for children can be achieved in a joyful, soulful way while maintaining rigor, passion and space for the Arts
  • A culture of kindness, respect and gratitude must be modeled for our children through the adults in our schools
  • We must commit to educating ourselves as well as our children and embrace the challenges of rapid innovation through personal transformation

Who We Want:

We are looking for an established part-time Spanish Teacher to work with classes of 2 year olds, 3 year olds, pre-K, Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2, 3, and 4. The ideal candidate is someone who:
  • Embodies kindness, generosity, and the WE mentality.
  • An incredibly warm and passionate teacher who has a profound respect for children, understanding that we have as much to learn from children as they have to learn from us.
  • Embrace change, are flexible and adaptive, and crave continuous improvement and feedback
  • Believes that ALL students have the ability to achieve at high levels
  • Believes that our ultimate outcome is for students to own their own learning and lead their paths
  • Believes the school community (parents, families) are part of one's extended family

Responsibilities:
  • Design and instruct activities to promote Spanish Language, intellectual and creative growth for all students
  • Understanding of Spanish culture to impart age appropriate Spanish cultural experiences and projects
  • Create an environment that fosters an educational community that values kindness, global citizenship, collaboration, and creativity
  • Communicate and collaborate with parents in a positive, kind manner
  • Partner and collaborates with WeGrow faculty, always cultivating and celebrating team
  • Executes and plans based upon insights from data to drive outcomes.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelors or Masters in Education or a related field
  • Must be fluent in Spanish and English
  • Minimum of 2 years in a lead teaching capacity within a Spanish exposure setting
  • Has a background in Montessori and/or another progressive education model
  • Must be located or willing to relocate within commuting distance of NYC
  • On a path of personal growth with a desire to make a massive impact on the world


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