Teach social studies to middle school English Language Learners in grades 6, 7, and 8 using a systematic understanding of global civilizations and societies with an emphasis on history, geography, and politics.
Design innovative lesson plans according to curricular requirements.
Establish and maintain standards of student behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive classroom environment.
Assign and correct homework related to the curriculum.
Prepare and administer quizzes, tests, and other student assessments as needed.
Evaluate academic and social growth of students by keeping appropriate records via online management systems.
Communicate with parents and school administrators on student progress.
Actively engage with administration and teaching staff on various classroom-based projects and school-wide activities.
Follow and comply with ethical teaching standards and safety regulations.
Qualifications, Experiences and Skills:
Master’s degree in social studies education or the social sciences (anthropology, archaeology, communication studies, economics, history, human geography, linguistics, political science, psychology, public health, or sociology) and at least 1 year of experience in middle school education. Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in any of the above subjects with 3 years of experience in middle school education may also apply.
Solid expertise in teaching young learners with a range of abilities.
High standards of professionalism and professional ethics.
Recognition of the diversity in cultures and nationalities within the school.
Open-mindedness and willingness to try new pedagogical techniques and be flexible.
Excellent self-management and organizational skills.
Patience, perseverance and excellent communication skills.
Enjoy working with middle school-aged students in a fun and safe environment.
Ability to prioritize workloads and to inspire students and parents with an enthusiasm for learning.
Good team-player attitude with a strong ability to communicate with a diverse teaching and administrative staff.
About Future Leadership Academy
The Future Leadership Academy at Blue Bay, also known as FLA, is a full-time, non-profit school, for students from ages 3-18. It is committed to integrating top-tier educational resources from around the world, optimizing educational ecology, and cultivating elite students with international vision, outstanding personalities, and the ability to lead into the future. FLA has educational bases inside and outside China, including Boston, California, Dubai, Paris, Cologne, Johannesburg, Athens, Beijing, Hangzhou, and Zhoushan, providing a platform for different grades and teaching approaches.