The Modern Language Department seeks a dedicated, dynamic, and experienced Chinese teacher as a temporary leave replacement in the fall from October 2019 to January 2020. The candidate would teach grades 8, 10, 11, and 12 in a language program that begins in the 5th grade. Successful candidates will minimally hold a B.A. in Chinese or a closely related field and be both fluent in Mandarin and creative in designing a highly interactive and communicative classroom. The teacher will be expected to follow the curriculum that is in place and to collaborate closely with colleagues. Applicants should have teaching experience with students this age.
About Collegiate School
Collegiate School is a K-12 boys school of 630 students located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Founded in 1628, it has maintained a reputation of excellence in boys education and is particularly known for the strength of its academic programs, for the warmth of its community, and for the loyalty of its students and alumni. Throughout the school, we seek teachers who are knowledgeable in their disciplines, passionate about teaching, and eager to help students become independent adults and responsible leaders. We seek teachers who are inspiring and supportive in their work with boys, who are willing to teach beyond the classroom, and who share our belief in the values of collaboration, respect, and equity.