This is a full-time teaching position in the Upper School teaching four sections of Chinese. The successful candidate is fluent in Chinese and has experience teaching a full range of classes at the introductory level as well as the most advanced classes, including AP classes. As a full-time faculty member, this position also includes serving as an advisor for 8-10 students and supporting a co-curricular activity such as coaching a sport or advising a major school activity. Support of activities that contribute to the life of the school and attendance at all-school faculty meetings, events, back to school nights, department and divisional meetings is expected of all faculty.
An undergraduate degree in Chinese and/or an applicable academic discipline, including in education, is required. Successful teaching experience of at least three to five years in an independent school setting or a comparable academic environment is desired.
Friends Academy is fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty and student body and is eager to consider applications from traditionally underrepresented groups.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter (please reference the NAIS posting), resume and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Friends Academy is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to hiring exceptional, dedicated teachers of diverse backgrounds. We consider qualified individuals for employment with the School regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability or any other state or federally protected classification.
About Friends Academy
Founded in 1876, Friends Academy is an independent Quaker college-preparatory private school located in Long Island, serving Early Childhood through 12th grade.