The Agnes Irwin School's Modern Language Department seeks an experienced, dynamic, and innovative Upper School Chinese Teacher for the 2018-2019 academic year. This will be a part-time position. Candidates must demonstrate both linguistic and cultural proficiency. Candidates should be excited to work in a rigorous academic environment with colleagues who value collaboration as well as independence. Successful candidates must have a proven ability to engage students at all levels in meaningful classroom activities.
About to celebrate its 150th birthday, The Agnes Irwin School (AIS) was founded in 1869 by Agnes Irwin, the great-great granddaughter of Benjamin Franklin, who went on to be the first Dean of Radcliffe College. AIS is committed to fostering the intellectual and personal growth of girls and young women, and is committed to being a diverse community that fosters self-confidence and respect for others, while preparing each student to learn, to lead, and to live a legacy.
The strongest applicants will have the following qualifications: • Native or near-native fluency in Mandarin required • Demonstrated ability to incorporate relevant technology in daily lesson plans • Effective interpersonal and communication skills • Understanding as to how to contextualize language learning in a cultural context
Please do not use the NAIS "Continue to Application" option, as The Agnes Irwin School only accepts applications submitted through the link referenced below.
Candidates must apply for this position by using the following link to an online application: http://www.schoolspring.com/job?2932621
The Agnes Irwin School is actively recruiting candidates in accordance with diversity plans, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About The Agnes Irwin School
The Agnes Irwin School is a Pre-K through 12, all-girls' school located in Rosemont, PA