Middle & Upper French & Humanities Studies 2021-2022 School Year

April 27, 2021


The Barstow School is seeking a communicative, organized and skilled Middle & Upper School world language faculty member.  This position would teach mainly middle school level French to sixth, seventh and eighth grade students, along with Upper School French I and possibly French II.  In addition, this faculty member would work with our international student population concentrating on English and humanities support in the classroom setting. Candidates should have a strong background in teaching world language, preferably in an independent school setting.  Ideal candidates will also possess excellent organization and communication skills.


The ideal candidate for this position will possess:
  • High proficiency/fluency in the French language
  • A minimum of a bachelor's degree in French or education, preferably a Master’s degree
  • At least two years teaching Middle and/or Upper School, preferably in an independent school setting
  • A high degree of comfort using technology to support instruction
  • Excellent organization and communication skills


Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and a Barstow employment application to Joe Fox, Director of Middle & Upper School, at joe.fox@barstowschool.org


Located in Kansas City, Missouri and founded in 1884, The Barstow School is a co-educational school where students in preschool through twel h grade develop in a challenging educational community. As originally stated by Mary Louise Barstow, the objective of the school remains “to promote sound scholarship and to give symmetrical development to mind, body and character.”
The Barstow School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.
This policy of nondiscrimination governs the hiring of employees as well and includes the administration of all benefits and policies throughout the term of employment.