Northwest Academy hires professionals who are passionate about working in schools and who thrive in a creative, dynamic setting. We encourage you to explore our website to learn about and experience our school’s inspiring program, culture, and community.
Northwest Academy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to welcoming and celebrating a diverse student and faculty population. We believe every employee has the right to work in an environment free from all forms of unlawful discrimination. It is the policy of the school that employment decisions for all applicants and employees will be made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability or other characteristics protected under local, state or federal law. No employee will be retaliated against for raising concerns under this policy. We seek each employee’s cooperation and assistance in helping us maintain equal employment opportunity.
This position includes beginning and intermediate-level French classes. The Northwest Academy World Language Program fully immerses students in the target language at all levels. The emphasis is on learning a language in a vibrant, interactive, organic environment—as opposed to rote memorization and textbook practice. Students are assessed across the four modes of expression via benchmarks established by ACTFL.
The Education Assistant is a member of the school’s instructional support staff and is responsible for the supervision and support of students and for maintaining a safe and healthy environment and school experience. Education Assistants ensure that the culture and activities of the school support the Mission and Core Values of Northwest Academy and its respective divisions. Education Assistants lead middle school programming and activities as assigned.
Northwest Academy is always interested in receiving resumes from teachers and artists who would like to be considered for future teaching opportunities. Qualified applicants will be contacted by Northwest Academy as positions become available.
How to Apply
Please submit a resume and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in working at Northwest Academy to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are applying for a specific position posted above, please tailor your letter to that position. No phone calls please.
Candidates who are considered for an interview must be prepared to submit a concise portfolio of their work as a teacher. Please do not submit these items prior to being scheduled for an interview.