Head Spanish Teacher: Preschool Spanish Immersion Classroom
  • Afterschool
  • Education

Cambridge-Ellis School, Cambridge, MA

Accredited by NAEYC

The Cambridge-Ellis School, Cambridge, MA is seeking a Preschool Teacher for our
afternoon Spanish Immersion classroom. The ideal candidate is a native Spanish
speaker, fluent in English, with a minimum of 3 years teaching experience with young
children. EEC preschool teacher certification is required.

This teacher will:

  • Be both literate and fluent in Spanish
  • Have excellent communication skills with both children and adults
  • Have a warm and energetic personality and a good sense of humor

Responsibilities will include:

  • Developing a preschool Spanish program
  • Leading a team and working collaboratively with 2 other Spanish teachers
  • Progress report writing 3x/year.    

CES is a non-profit, NAEYC accredited school serving children ages 2-6 years old. We
provide a warm, nurturing and stimulating learning environment through emergent
curriculum planning and by using an inquiry-based approach for teaching and learning.
Our unique Preschool Language Program offers immersion language classes in
Mandarin, French, and Spanish for preschoolers.  The school draws inspiration from the
philosophy of John Dewey, the Reggio-Emilia approach to learning, and the pedagogy of
Frances and David Hawkins.

We are committed to creating an equitable community and offering a culturally sensitive
curriculum. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply and to
identify their strengths and experiences in this area. We offer a professional work
environment dedicated to the work with young children and their families, and we
support continuous professional growth.

CES offers a competitive and generous compensation package. Our school year runs
from September through early June. Teachers have the opportunity to work in our 8-
week summer program in addition to the school year.

Please send your resume and cover letter to Suzi Sluyter, CES Assistant Director, at

  • EEC
  • Preschool
  • Spanish
  • Spanish language