Aidan Montessori School, an independent, AMI-recognized school located in Woodley Park, Washington DC, seeks a dynamic, creative, and caring Chinese (Mandarin) teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.
This is a full-time position from 8:45 AM to 3:45 PM and is eligible for benefits. Chinese teacher candidates must be able to work with students whose ages range from 3 to 12 years old in multi-age and multi-level groupings and classroom settings.
Chinese teaching experience is required and knowledge of Montessori is helpful. In addition to teaching experience, candidates should also have a combination of demonstrated abilities and interests in the following areas:
Creating a peaceful, respectful, and loving classroom and school culture;
Managing cycles of lessons, projects, observations, assessments, and reports for each child;
Collaborating with parents and colleagues to meet goals for our children, classroom, and school;
Communicating thoughtfully throughout our community.
Founded in 1961, Aidan Montessori School serves a diverse community of 190 children. Our mission is to create and sustain an optimum Montessori environment where expert educators can guide their students through hands-on experience, independent research, and personally-tailored lessons, and where each child can realize his or her richest potential for learning and become an enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated, and contributing member of society.