Mandarin Chinese Teacher – IMMEDIATE OPENING (Westwood, MA)

TITLE: Mandarin Chinese Teacher – IMMEDIATE OPENING
DEPARTMENT: World Languages
REPORTS TO: Mrs. Catherine Douglas, Department Chair

DESCRIPTION:
Xaverian Brothers High School in Westwood, MA is a Catholic, college-preparatory school for young men founded in 1963. The school enrolls approximately 1,000 day students in grades 7-12 from over 60 communities in eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

GENERAL EXPECTATIONS:
The applicant will have demonstrated content knowledge and pedagogic skill relative to Mandarin Chinese.  In addition to proficiency in both Chinese and English, a history of collaborating with other educators, as well as the ability to maintain and adapt existing curricula to meet the ever changing needs of students is required.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable using a variety of teaching strategies and assessment tools to focus on the skills of  listening, speaking, reading, and writing, have a passion for educating young men, and a willingness to be involved in the school community beyond the classroom setting while also working with our International Culture Club and our Chinese Honor Society.  Candidates should have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, and an enthusiasm for the school’s mission as a Catholic and Xaverian Brothers Sponsored School.  

HOW TO APPLY:
Resume, cover letter, and three references should be submitted electronically to Linda Corbett at lcorbett@xbhs.com. Please indicate MANDARIN CHINESE TEACHER SEARCH in the Subject line. Position available IMMEDIATELY. Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.