Seeking a Creative & Passionate Science and Spanish Teacher

Independent Middle School Group, Brooklyn, New York

Date PostedApril 10, 2019
IndustryK-12: Independent Schools
Job StatusPart-time
Salary$45,000 to $50,000
Certificate Needed No
Education Bachelor's Degree

Independent Middle School Group is hiring a passionate, creative educator who wants to focus on teaching and inspiring young people (without the drain of the bureaucracy that can take the joy out of teaching). Specifically hiring a creative, dynamic and forward-thinking individual to teach 6th, 7th and 8th grade Spanish and science at the Independent Middle School Group located at the Brooklyn Heights Wework.


There are no more than 6 students in a group.  Classes are Monday- Friday from 10AM - 2PM for 9.5 months per year. Competitive pay and a positive working environment.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Teaching 6th grade and 8th grade Spanish and science in a small group setting

  • Developing and executing a creative, dynamic and interactive subject curriculum

  • Maximizing student engagement, love of learning and mastery of subject material

  • Supplementing our set curriculum elements with your own creative ideas

  • Maintaining regular communication with Education Director



  • Teaching experience in a middle or high school (either in a traditional or non-traditional school environment)

  • Artistic/creative background (from any variety of disciplines)

  • Commitment to teaching a 9.5 month school year (September- June 2019/2020)

  • Mastery of middle school science and Spanish

  • Energy and enthusiasm about working with diverse groups of NYC students

  • Bachelor's Degree



  • The ability to focus solely on teaching relevant and meaningful material to a small group of students who want to learn

  • A schedule that allows for graduate students, working parents, or artists and others to have a meaningful job that allows them time to pursue other personal or professional goals.

  • The Brooklyn Heights Wework is a positive, bright, convenient and well designed space in which you are surrounded by an eclectic group of entrepreneurs

  • You will laugh, learn & grow immensely while inspiring a group of young scholars


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