Roycemore School seeks an International Family Liaison & Mandarin Teacher for the 2018-2019 school year. Now in its 102nd year, Roycemore is a highly regarded, co-educational independent school for students from 3 years old through 12th grade. Located in Evanston, Illinois, on the north side of Chicago, Roycemore enjoys a long-standing relationship with Northwestern University including the Northwestern option, where high school students can choose to take college courses at the University as dual-enrolled students for no additional charge.
Our mission is to inspire and nurture excellence and prepare each student for success in higher education and in a dynamic and complex world.
We are currently seeking an International Family Liaison & Mandarin teacher.
Duties & Skills
International family liaison: coordinate among international students, their host families, families in China and agencies. Every Monday, translate the newsletter and send it to all the Chinese parents via Wechat.
Collect Legal Local Guardian forms from host parents.
Coordinate, lead and attend the International Student Orientation the first week of school, with subsequent meetings throughout the year.
Conduct homestay visits and meetings with host families at the beginning of each school year, and again mid-year should there be new students who join the school or students who move to new home situations.
Teach 3 high school Mandarin classes -varying levels
Student Government faculty sponsor. There are monthly social events and weekly meetings that sponsors need to attend.
Collaborate with Middle School faculty and students on our Middle School P3 project on Thursdays
Attend MS and US faculty meetings.
For best consideration please send cover letter and resume with five references to: firstname.lastname@example.org by May 11, 2018
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, (M. A. in Education preferred)
Excellence in classroom management techniques
Enthusiasm for professional development
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to interface and communicate effectively with students, parents and other staff members
Working knowledge of Windows and/or Macintosh operating systems
Experience with G-Suite (preferred)
Experience with Google Apps for Education (preferred)
About Roycemore School
Roycemore School is a college preparatory, co-educational day school located in Evanston, IL which serves roughly 270 students ranging from Pre-Kindergarten (age 3) through Grade 12. Our mission is to inspire and nurture excellence and prepare each student for success in higher education and in a dynamic and complex world. Read more at www.RoycemoreSchool.org.