You are here

PALO ALTO, CA - ELEMENTARY MANDARIN DUAL IMMERSION TEACHER (K-2nd GRADE)

工作開始日期: 
2009

Palo Alto Unified School District, Ohlone Elementary School

Immersion - Mandarin , Duty Days:  186

Salary:  $51,422.00 to $90,568.00

Start Date:  08/20/2009

POSITION SUMMARY:
The District is beginning a new program, Mandarin/English Dual
Immersion, in fall 2009. One full-time position is available.
Mandarin/English Dual Immersion program teachers will be responsible
for teaching Palo Alto Unified School District standards and curriculum
in English and Mandarin. In the 2nd grade program, instruction will be
80% in Mandarin and 20% in English. The teacher is also responsible for
teaching English and Mandarin listening, reading, speaking, and writing
to support students in achieving bi-literacy in both languages by the
fifth grade using strong instructional practices and differentiation
strategies that meet student needs. In accordance with the Ohlone
model, teachers will be expected to use developmental teaching
strategies and to collaborate with colleagues and work well with
parents and the community.

It is our hope to hire candidates who are able to begin working
and/or take advantage of opportunities for curriculum development and
training in spring 2009. A federal grant allows the District to hire
teachers part-time or full-time in March 2009. This is not required for
applicants who are not available at that time.

QUALIFICATIONS:
* Hold a multiple subject teaching credential
* Fluent in Mandarin using Pinyin romanization, and literate in both simplified and traditional versions of Chinese characters
* Know the latest methodology and pedagogy for teaching Chinese (training is available in summer 2009)
* Are able to use technology, including Chinese soft-ware
* Can differentiate instruction to meet student needs

We prefer candidates with
* BCLAD or CSET certification in Mandarin
* Previous experience with language arts programs including foreign language
* Experience in teaching at the elementary level in the United States preferred

PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL QUALITIES:
* Believe in bilingualism and immersion education
* Are creative and enjoy teaching children
* Willingness to attend workshop

Apply on-line:  http://www.pausd.org/community/employment/teachers/index.shtml

申請截止日期: 
州名/城市: