Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018 4:45 PM
Job Description CalWest's client school, Head-Royce School, located in Oakland, CA, seeks a Middle and Upper School Mandarin Teacher for the 2018-19 academic year. The teacher will be responsible for teaching a comprehensive Mandarin curriculum in the Middle and/or the Upper School. Our 6-12 Chinese program includes a focus on developing oral proficiency, reading and writing skills, and an exploration of Chinese culture and history. Head-Royce faculty also serve as advisors, lead activities and/or community service opportunities, and participate actively in the life of the community. The school seeks applicants who have a strong academic background, experience in multicultural education, an understanding of adolescents, and a demonstrated genuine fondness for working with students. Skills Fluent in Mandarin Demonstrated understanding of curriculum design, pedagogical approaches and developmental appropriateness, as well as different kinds and types of assessment Strong collaborator, with willingness to reach out and partner with colleagues to design curriculum, projects, activities, and experiences Uses technology to enhance the learning experience Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree in Chinese or equivalent area of study Fluent speaker of Mandarin Familiarity with 21st Century Teaching Principles Teaching experience at the middle and/or high school level All persons hired will be required to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States and complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. Additional Qualifications we hope to find, but not required: Master’s Degree in Chinese or Education preferred Fluency in English Head-Royce School Overview Located on a 14-acre campus in the hills of Oakland, California, Head-Royce is a preeminent, co-educational, independent, K-12 day school with a 129-year history. Our mission is to inspire in our students a lifelong love of learning and pursuit of academic excellence, to promote understanding of and respect for diversity that makes our society strong, and to encourage active and responsible global citizenship. For more information about Head-Royce please visit headroyce.org The Middle and Upper School Mandarin Teacher position starts August 2018. Company Description With team members nationwide, CalWest specializes in the placement of educators and school leaders throughout the western region of the United States. Over the years, we have excelled in building meaningful relationships with candidates and becoming trusted advisors to the independent school community. By partnering with us, you will experience the degree of time, energy, and personal involvement that we devote to each search.
• Location: San Francisco
• Post ID: 95034887 sf