Bullis School, a co-educational, K-12, nondenominational day school in Potomac, Maryland, seeks an innovative, energetic and dedicated person to teach Upper School French. The position begins in August 2018 and involves teaching five classes, potentially ranging from French I to AP French, as dictated by need, as well as taking on other roles in the larger community, including student advising and additional duties as assigned by the division principal.
The ideal candidate must have excellent communications skills and a high level of written and spoken proficiency in French, with native or near native speaking ability. Experience teaching in 9th through 12th grade is preferred. Candidates should also have experience developing and implementing effective curriculum at all levels and should be committed to working in interdisciplinary teams to facilitate effective, student-centered learning. Lastly, the ideal candidate will be committed to teaching towards proficiency and assessing performance. Candidate who have experience using Integrated Performance Assessments are highly desirable.
Successful teachers at Bullis are energized by curriculum development and are grounded in current learning theory. Successful foreign language teachers at Bullis are grounded in current SLA theory, committed to ongoing professional development, and open to a wide range of teaching approaches to reach a diverse student population. Technology use is an ongoing and active development at Bullis for both students and faculty. Candidates should be able to creatively integrate technology to enhance student learning and engagement while working in a one-to-one student-laptop environment.
Qualified candidates will possess an undergraduate degree in French or a related field, with a graduate degree in French or a related field preferred. Candidates who have direct experience with French culture are highly desirable.
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About Bullis School
Bullis School is a 102-acre private school for grades 2 - 12 located in Potomac, MD.