The duties of a Mandarin language teacher include creating lesson plans, preparing classroom activities, organizing teaching materials, evaluating student performance, maintaining classroom records, meeting with parents, teachers, and other professionals, and participating in campus events
May include honors, college dual credit courses and/or advanced placement courses pending certification
Serve as a member of the Modern & Classical Languages Department, attend departmental meetings, develop and update course curricula, purchase supplies within a budget, collaboratively plan experiential learning opportunities that include domestic or international travel and review textbooks
Support the school’s mission and the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet
Bachelor’s degree in Mandarin required
Certification and experience teaching dual credit and/or college level courses
An understanding of best practices in education
A demonstrated passion for inspiring young women through excellent instruction
Ability to integrate technology into the curriculum
Collaborative spirit in developing cross-curricular experiences for students
Flexibility, optimism, creativity, high expectations, and an emphasis on student-centered learning
Enthusiastic involvement in the school community outside the classroom
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Proven organizational skills
Understanding of the Catholic faith, single-sex schools, and the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet preferred
St. Teresa’s Academy is the oldest school, women’s organization, and Catholic Institution in Kansas City.
Education of the whole young woman by today’s standards continues to be an ever-changing, ever-evolving commitment. We approach education with a focus on holistic well-being, where students are given the opportunity to engage in rigorous education for their mind, physical wellness for their body, and Catholic faith formation for their spirit.
The Head Coach works with every student athlete to ensure the health of mind and body, an atmosphere of camaraderie, practice of discipline and personal excellence. This is position reports to the Director of Athletics.
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