George School, a co-ed Quaker boarding/day grades 9-12 college preparatory school located in Newtown, Bucks County, PA has an opening for a full time Teacher of Mandarin Chinese, beginning August 2018.
A native speaker of Mandarin Chinese is preferred, with a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of teaching experience. Responsibilities include: teaching Mandarin Chinese 1-5. Familiarity with Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate curricula are also preferred. Willingness to fulfill common boarding school duties, including coaching; the ability to work with a diverse student population; commitment to the traditions and philosophy of a Quaker educational community; and a style consistent with Quaker testimonies are also important. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the energy to thrive within a fast-paced work environment, and he/she must possess a genuine appreciation of adolescents, a sense of humor, and the ability to work collaboratively.