Teach groups and individuals adults to the highest possible standards.
Attend staff meetings and appointed training to maintain the high standards of the organization.
Collaborate in the construction of the organization’s Spanish syllabus and produce teaching materials.
Keep registers of attendance of students and monitor students’ progress.
Fulfill the retention and renewals targets set by the organization.
Promote the integration of the students into the larger community of Work-Life Spanish.
Design, promote and execute designated student life activities.
Desired Skills and Experience:
Be a native speaker from Spain or Latin America with a degree or related degree in teaching Spanish as a foreign language.
Have proven experience teaching individuals and groups in a variety of settings.
Have proven experience creating teaching materials, developing the syllabus and bringing creative ideas into the teaching and learning process.
Be proficient in the use of basic IT skills.
Be a proactive member of a learning community, with an appetite to learn and share ideas.
Have experience organizing student events outside the classroom and proven success in promoting and running these events.
Have schedule flexibility. Lessons take place during daytime, evenings and weekends. As this is a center for adult learning, there are more opportunities for work during evenings and weekends.
Be passionate about Latin American and Spanish culture.
Have permission to work in the US (we are unable to sponsor).
Live in the DC metro area, or have concrete plans to relocate here.
$25 per hour for freelance work
All of our teachers have free access to all of our courses and events and 50% off for friends and family
Bachelor's degree (Required)
Postgraduate studies (Preferred)
English (Required at a proficient level)
Spanish (Native or near-native proficiency)
Why Work-Life Spanish? People study, learn and practice, and attend events with Work-Life Spanish because they want to immerse themselves in this vibrant and colorful language and culture. People come to us full of desires to vacation abroad somewhere warm and sunny, engage with friends and loved ones, seek out new adventures, shake their hips, or simply enjoy life through food, music, dance and gathering. Work-Life Spanish helps community members fulfill those goals in the DC metro area and online. We rescue members from the solitude of apps or impersonal overcrowded classes and immerse them in a unique learning experience. Our courses and events connect people in order to create a bi-lingual community that deepens members’ roots to Spain and Latin America. What do we offer? Work-Life Spanish offers a wide range of courses in Spanish Language, Spanish Yoga, Cooking Clubs, Book Clubs, Film Clubs, Conversation Clubs and more for groups and individuals of all levels.