Union Position - Covered by Collective Bargaining Agreement
Under the auspices of the United Nations and guided by its ideals, the United Nations International School (UNIS) provides an inclusive and diverse learning environment in which rigorous international programs foster academic excellence, innovation, creativity, and cross-cultural communication to educate and inspire its students to become an active force in shaping a better world: peaceful, compassionate and sustainable.
We seek an experienced International Baccalaureate (IB) teacher with a successful track record to teach Middle and High School Chinese. We look for candidates with intelligence, excellent relationship skills, energy, optimism, creativity, a collaborative approach, passion for fostering a strong culture of student engagement in learning and close alignment with our mission. Our faculty models a spirit of collaboration and deep inquiry and inspires students to “become an active force in shaping a better world: peaceful, compassionate and sustainable.” Teachers and administrators will be partners in the ongoing design and implementation of UNIS’s vision of an innovative and relevant international education for our time.
Seeking experienced Chinese educator with a background in Middle and High School teaching in mother tongue and foreign language acquisition programs
This is a full-time position
This teacher will be a part of a collaborative department with an internationally focused curriculum
Primary responsibilities include: teaching curricular Chinese to students in Middle and High School. Potentially, teaching Chinese to Elementary, Middle and High School students in the After School program
Skills & Competencies
Strong analytical and organizational skills
Excellent attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong communication skills, oral and written, in both Chinese and English, and ability to adapt messages to specific audiences, requiring different levels of detail