Saint Basil Academy, an all-girls, private, Catholic, college preparatory high school located in Jenkintown, PA, is looking for a full-time, Spanish/French Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. The Academy encourages and empowers young women to be active and engaged learners, and provides an education that is both challenging and supportive.


  • Bachelor’s degree/certifications in teaching Spanish and French
  • At least two years of teaching experience in improving student achievement and foreign language proficiency
  • Strong classroom management and communication skills
  • Latest knowledge and best practice in pedagogy, curriculum development, technology, and student assessment

Responsibilities include:

  • Teach a variety of courses in Spanish/French language and culture to students in grades 9-12
  • Collaborate with students and colleagues to advance linguistic and communication skills, and cultural competence
  • Integrate the world language standards developed by the American Council of Teachers of Foreign Languages
  • Utilize a diverse range of teaching practices for language acquisition to meet needs of diverse learners
  • Use technology (including online resources and a learning management system) to organize and enhance student learning
  • Collaborate with colleagues on pedagogical approaches and instructional strategies


A competitive compensation and benefits package is provided; exact compensation will vary based on experience and education.

  • Pennsylvania Request for Criminal Record Check (Act 34)
  • Pennsylvania Child Abuse Clearance History (Act 151)
  • Pennsylvania Fingerprinting Services
  • Arrest/Conviction Report and Certificate
  • Virtus: Protecting God’s Children Certificate
  • TB test certification

The Spanish/French Teacher position is for the 2018-2019 school year and will begin August 20, 2018. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to [email protected].

Saint Basil Academy is an equal opportunity employer.