BB&N is seeking a part-time Chinese teacher. Responsibilities include teaching two sections among the following levels: Chinese I, II, III, or V. Additional responsibilities also include collaborating closely with colleagues in the Chinese program and the World Languages Department, attending regular meetings of the World Languages Department.
We seek an experienced educator capable of teaching various levels of Mandarin Chinese. A Bachelor’s degree is required, and a Master’s degree is preferred. The ideal candidate will bring degree work in teaching Chinese and at least 3-5 years of high school teaching experience.
In addition, the candidate will demonstrate the following:
Ability to engage students learning Chinese in and out of class
Excellent writing skills in English and Chinese
Ability to revise curriculum and work on teaching goals and objectives
Experience and willingness to use technology in the classroom
Warmth, sense of humor, and tact
Comfort with the independent school setting
Ability to collaborate with colleagues
Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents
Understand and exhibit high standards of professional conduct
Commitment to working in and fostering an inclusive community
Knowledge of third language preferred
Additional Salary Information: Based on Experience
BB&N, a coeducational day school in Cambridge, MA, was established in 1974 by the merger of two independent schools, the Buckingham School and the Browne & Nichols School, founded respectively in 1889 and 1883. Located on multiple campuses, we work as one School in pursuit of excellence. We celebrate the diversity of our community which enriches our daily experience. At BB&N we foster intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a deep concern and respect for others.