Mandarin Chinese Immersion Classroom Teachers (SW Portland, Oregon)

The Northwest Chinese Academy is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic Mandarin Chinese immersion teachers and assistants to join our community.

As a Mandarin Immersion Classroom Teacher you will work collaboratively within our school community of teachers, parents and a wonderful group of students.  You will implement a creative, multicultural curriculum providing instruction in both small group and whole class settings. We are looking for enthusiastic, creative and dynamic teachers who embrace student-centered education and are committed to providing a warm and nurturing environment for our students to learn.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS
Commitment to student-centered, multicultural education
Native level fluency in spoken Mandarin
Experience in teaching both reading and writing Mandarin using Simplified Chinese
Expertise of Chinese customs and culture
Knowledgeable of the content and nature of immersion programs
Ability to plan and implement creative, hands-on and engaging lessons
Ability to be a cooperative player on a highly collaborative educational team
Knowledgeable of effective techniques for classroom management
Knowledge of evaluation and assessment of student progress
Knowledgeable of effective use of technology in the classroom
Legal authorization to work in the U.S
Professional teaching experience in bilingual, Mandarin immersion or foreign language classroom preferred
Degree, teaching credentials or other relevant certifications from an accredited college or university in education/related field or relevant experience.
Must be available to attend Summer Teacher Training at the Northwest Chinese Academy

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to employment@nwchineseacademy.org.