Employment

Join our fabulous and fun faculty at San Juan del Sur Day School!  The Day School seeks exceptional people of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences who reflect and support our mission-driven commitment to academic excellence and to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive community.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Middle School/High School Math and Science Teacher
Join our dynamic team of teachers for the 2021/2022 school year.  We are specifically looking for a Math and Science teacher for middle school and high school (grades 7-10).  Candidates should have prior classroom experience, a demonstrated understanding of adolescent development, experience teaching both differentiated learners and English language learners, strong verbal and written communication skills, and enjoy working in a shared and cooperative environment. Spanish language skills are a plus.  Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Education. Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter, and references in English to sarah@sanjuandelsurdayschool.com.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Spanish Teacher Middle/High School
The Day School is seeking dynamic Spanish teachers for Upper School (grades 6-11).  Teachers will provide instruction in speaking, reading, writing, and understanding the Spanish language, as well as lessons in Nicaraguan and Spanish literature and culture. Teachers will be tasked with differentiating learning for second language and native Spanish speakers, developing curriculum and lesson planning, creating engaging and thoughtful activities, completing progress reports and meeting with parents as needed. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Spanish (instruction). Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter, and references to sarah@sanjuandelsurdayschool.com.  Please note preference for Primary or Upper School position in your correspondence.

Full Time Teaching Aid, Middle School/High School 
San Juan del Sur Day School is seeking a full time teaching aid to support a small cohort of middle school students in class beginning September 2021 thru June 2022.  Applicants should have experience working with students with learning differences including executive function and attention challenges.  Candidates should be able to demonstrate positive behavior management skills, experience working with differentiated learners, and collaboration with lead teachers.  Candidate must be fluent in English.  Spanish is a plus, but not required, and we ask that teachers have experience working with English language learners.  Associates Degree (or higher) in education is required. 

Substitute Teachers, Pre-K -Grade 10

San Juan del Sur Day School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, national origin, or ancestry.