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Current Openings at Portland Village School:
We are currently looking for a part time Spanish teacher for our amazing 5-8 grade students.
The perfect candidate is:
- creative, fun, and focused on student engagement
- has effective classroom management
- flexible thinking
- understanding of whole-child education
- loves to collaborate 
- experience with middle school pedagogy and development 
Support the mission, vision, values, and goals of the school.
Plan and implement a program of instruction that adheres to the PVS vision and philosophy based on public Waldorf Education. Instruction should be arts-integrated and student driven, based on wonder, exploration and project-based.
Create, plan, and teach a rigorous curriculum while meeting the needs of a diverse student population.
Continuously monitor and evaluate student outcomes through informal and formative assessments.
Effectively and consistently communicates and interacts with students, parents, staff, and community.
Develops, selects, and differentiates instructional plans and materials to meet the needs of all students.
Provides an atmosphere and environment conducive to the intellectual, physical, social, and the emotional development of children.
Experience with PBIS and Restorative Justice preferred 
Strives to maintain and improve professional competence.
Ability to work collaboratively with administration and teaching staff.
Maintains appropriate records and follows required procedures and practices.
Attend weekly staff meetings
Serves on staff committees, IEP teams, Intervention Assistance Teams, grade level teams, and curriculum teams as required.
Assists with student hallway, lunch room, and/or parking lot monitoring before, during, and/or after school as assigned by administration.