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Substitute Teacher - French

Position Type Teacher
School Name Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences
City, State Seattle, WA 
Posted 10/13/2021

SEATTLE ACADEMY is a dynamic community that challenges students to question, imagine, and create in order to contribute boldly to a changing world. Our diverse faculty is exceptionally qualified, strong academically, and combine rich life experience with passion for their disciplines. Our teaching philosophy is geared toward our mission and guiding principles of Culture of Performance, College and Life, Know the Kid, and Inclusive Community.

We are seeking a long-term sub to teach high school French classes. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching French on beginning to advanced levels and in working with high school students. This is a full-time position starting immediately to support a faculty leave.


  • A passion for your subject matter and an engaging learning environment;
  • Desire, interest, and enthusiasm for working with upper school-aged students;
  • Compassion, patience, sense of humor, contextual emotional intelligence;
  • Strong organizational and communication abilities;
  • Ability to work effectively with all constituent groups - teachers, parents, students, and administrative teams; and
  • Experience with addressing student behavior.

Seattle Academy provides Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender presentation, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with the applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Cover letters and resumes by email ONLY to: resume@seattleacademy.org with Substitute Teacher-French position in the subject line. PDF format is preferred.

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