Chinese Immersion Specialist @ Xinxing Academy, Hopkins

08 May 2012 6:50 PM | Anonymous
Work with the Immersion Coordinator to establish appropriate proficiency targets for grade 6, 7, 8 and 9. Develop and integrate programming within grades 5-6 that introduces and prepares students for middle school learning opportunities in Mandarin Chinese. Create, develop and research the curriculum for the grade 7 Mandarin Chinese World Language course for immersion students that aligns with district curricula, standards and student needs. Instruct, using the Mandarin Chinese language, classes of students, in grades 4-6 in subjects aligned with district curricula.
Establish and cultivate contacts within Chinese-speaking communities in post-secondary institutions to identify potential Mandarin Chinese-speaking STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) teachers for the secondary level.

Job Requirements:

Education: Master's Degree in Education or Masters Degree in Teaching or closely related field.

Experience: Three or more years in Elementary School Teacher in a Mandarin Chinese Immersion setting, including at least one year as an upper Elementary Educator in grades 4-6, using Mandarin Chinese as the primary language of instruction.

Other Requirements: Fluency in Mandarin Chinese is required. Possession of valid Minnesota Teaching Licenses for K-6 Elementary Education and for K-12 Chinese language education is also required.

Job Location: Hopkins, Minnesota

Salary: $58,115/year

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