Chinese Teacher
Date: 03/04/14
Description: Chinese American International School seeks a Lower School Chinese Teacher (full-time, exempt position) The School The Chinese American International School (CAIS) is an independent, PreK-8th grade school in San Francisco, CA. CAIS was founded in 1981 with an enrollment of just ten students; CAIS now enrolls nearly 500 students from PreK through 8th grade. CAIS’s commitment to dual language and dual culture education, international mindedness and diversity of every sort has remained at the core of our vision and educational program. We are proud of our leading role in preparing culturally sensitive, globally literate young people with a high level of proficiency in Chinese for the world that awaits them. Please see the Learn More section for our full school profile. The Position The Lower School Chinese Teacher is responsible for teaching duties, by demonstrating teaching competence, an affirming attitude toward the school, a willingness to accept positive criticism, and a professional demeanor and integrity. This position supports the educational program by challenging, supporting and engaging students and meeting academic expectations of the school, discipline, and grade. As a Chinese teacher, all communications with students are to be conducted in Mandarin only.