Chinese Teacher - Leave Replacement - January 2019 - January 2020BACK TO SEARCH
Job Type:
Full Time
Apply To:
All Divisions
Grade Levels:
4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
Job Description:

Friends Seminary is accepting applications for a full time teacher of Chinese. Qualified applicants will be able to teach from beginning to advanced levels of Chinese to students in grades 4-12. Dynamic, creative individuals with teaching experience and proven success in program and curriculum development are especially encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will be in touch with trends and developments in language instruction, and will thrive in a work environment where teamwork is highly valued. Experience integrating technology into the curriculum is also a plus. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three letters of reference.


Required Experience

  • Native or near-native fluency in Chinese
  • Work effectively with a wide range of students
  • Think broadly and dynamically about curriculum and pedagogy
  • Weave cultural competence into the curriculum and classroom
  • Value collegial collaboration
  • Dedication to anti-bias and equity work regarding culturally responsive pedagogy and the social justice dimensions of education


Required Education

Bachelors Degree, Masters Preferred


Applicant Requirements:

To apply

Interested candidates must submit a completed Friends Seminary Employment Application, a Cover Letter, Statement of Educational Philosophy, Resume, and contact information for three references

When submitting your resume, kindly reference in the subject line: your first and last name, the position you are applying for and where you heard about the position, i.e: Smith, John – Chinese Teacher - Friends Website


You will receive a confirmation email when you submit your application online. Kindly submit your information only once per school year. No phone calls, please.

Friends Seminary actively promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion in all programs and operations, including admissions, financial aid, and hiring. To form a community which strives to reflect the world’s diversity, we do not discriminate on the basis of race or color, religion, nationality, ethnicity, economic background, physical ability, sex, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Friends Seminary is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of color and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. We urge all applicants to identify and express their individuality and the ways in which they might enrich and diversify the school community.

Additional Info:
Job Posting Expiration Date: 01/01/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
Position Level:
All Divisions
School Name:  Friends Seminary
Street Address: 222 East 16th Street
City: New York
State: NY
Zip Code: 10003
Phone: 212-979-5030
Principal: Bo Robert Lauder
Founding Date:
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: K-12
Enrollment Size:
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Admissions Contact:
Admissions Email:

08/03/2017 222 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003

222 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003 School

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