The Gilkey International Middle School seeks a full time German Teacher for 2018-19 academic year. The successful candidate will be a native speaker of German. Additional qualifications include the following: a strong commitment to teamwork, excellent communication skills, dynamic teaching style, and a positive attitude toward educating young children. Middle School Years Program training is an asset.
Due to the volume of applications received, only those candidates invited to continue in the evaluation process will be contacted.
No phone calls please.
FAIS is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Bachelor of Arts Degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Foreign Language Education-German; experience teaching German as a second language. Certification to teach German as a Second Language preferred; and moderate-level fluency in written and spoken English to communicate with staff and parents. Must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.
About French American International School
The French American International School (FAIS) is an independent school with an internationally-focused curriculum with two academic divisions. The French American Lower School is the primary school for students in preschool through fifth grade and is a French immersion program, complemented with the study of English. The Gilkey International Middle School provides an inspiring, international, multilingual curriculum for sixth through eighth grades and is designed for students with no foreign language experience, as well as students continuing in immersion programs in French, German, Spanish, and Mandarin.
FAIS is one of the larger independent schools in the Portland metropolitan area, and one of forty French schools in the United States and 450 schools worldwide accredited by the French Ministry of National Education.