Part time After school Mandarin teacher

| November 6, 2014

1 Little West 12th Street

New York, NY 10016

(646) 657-8075

www.globallanguageproject.org

info@globallanguageproject.org

Part-Time After School Mandarin Teacher

About the Organization

Global Language Project (GLP) is an educational nonprofit that works with public elementary schools to set up and maintain second language programs to empower students to compete in a globalized world and workforce.

About the Position

We currently have the opportunity for a teacher to work with K – 3rd grade students at a school in Morningside Heights/West Harlem from 4pm – 5pm on Mondays and Fridays and 5pm – 6pm on Tuesdays, and Thursdays. You will be working with two groups of students (one mixed K/1st and one mixed 2nd/3rd) two times per week.

Through the GLP Mandarin program, students are introduced to language through interactive instruction, cultural activities, music and games. The emphasis is on oral communication and learning about other cultures.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Helps students, individually and in groups, with creative and well integrated lesson plans
  • Communicates effectively with supervisors, parents, students and partner schools
  • Maintains quality results by following and enforcing standards

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Experience in foreign language teaching
  • Experience working with pre-school or elementary aged children
  • Experience working with students with diverse backgrounds
  • Excellent classroom management skills
  • Success in incorporating creative, hands-on art and music based activities, as well as other co-operative learning activities

Please send cover letter and resume to: Elisabeth Shovers, eshovers@glpny.org. Write ‘Part Time Mandarin Teacher’ in the subject line of your email. Please indicate if you are interested in one or both of the opportunities listed above.