Spanish Teacher (0.5-0.7 FTE)
Spring Street is looking for a Spanish Teacher beginning in the fall of 2022 who can teach either Spanish I (mostly 8th grade), Spanish II (mostly 9th grade), and/or Spanish III (mostly 10th grade). Additional FTE may be available and/or assigned based on the candidate’s experience, interests, and qualifications including possible housing if one was interested in being a weekend dorm parent.

Follow this link for a complete description and more information: https://www.springstreet.org/about/employment/

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Mountaineering Skills, Teaching/Education


The ideal candidate will have multiple years of experience teaching middle and/or high school students in the subject area in a formal school setting. Experience living in a Spanish-speaking country is preferred. A Bachelor’s degree is required, a master’s degree preferred. Experience with outdoor education and a willingness to complete Wilderness First Aid training is preferred. See link above for full details.

About Spring Street International School

Spring Street International School is a close-knit community dedicated to helping students from diverse backgrounds find their voice and passion to learn. We build problem-solvers, team-players, learners, and leaders through advanced academics and hands-on curriculum in a safe and beautiful setting.

Spring Street International School is an independent, college prep, co-ed day and boarding school.
Location: Friday Harbor, Washington, is a town on San Juan Island (population 7,000), approximately 70 miles northwest of Seattle. San Juan Island is one of the four major islands and is accessible by ferry or plane.
Grades Served: 6-12
Student Population: 120 students, including 100 day and 20 boarding students from the U.S. and other countries
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1; average class size of 14

Application Instructions

Please email a cover letter, resume, and 350-word maximum statement of educational philosophy to [email protected] If selected as a candidate, a minimum of three references will be required at the time of the initial interview. See link above for full details.