Lycée Français de New York, a French-American school with a strong English program, has an opening for an Elementary English teacher for the 2020-21 school year. We are looking for a teacher who:
is interested in working in a bilingual French/English setting
has experience teaching grades 1-5
has training in Childhood Education with a bachelor's degree or higher
has training/background in English/ ELA
has a strong writing and speaking skills in English
is innovative and technology-savvy
enjoys collaborating on curriculum and project-based learning
is adaptable, flexible and willing to teach several different grades
has a commitment to equity and diversity
has some proficiency in French and is willing to learn more
Applications must be submitted online by using this link and any required supporting documentation (cover letter and resume) must be uploaded.
The Lycée Français de New York is committed to building a diverse staff, welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, and is an equal opportunity employer. The School can hire only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to work in the United States as of the date employment is to begin.
About Lycee Francais de New York
The Lycée Français de New York is a nursery through twelfth grade coeducational, bilingual, independent day school in Manhattan, serving 1,370 students. While the Lycée follows the curriculum of the French Ministry of National Education, students also receive a comprehensive education in the English language, including US history and culture. Children from 50 nations comprise the student body. 18% receive need-based financial aid.Our staff forms the cornerstone of the remarkable education we provide. A diverse and growing team, employees of the Lycée Français de New York are dynamic, energetic, intelligent, team-oriented, hard-working and friendly. We look to employ people who exemplify the characteristics so important to us - including a love of education - and who seek challenging and rewarding careers.To support and nurture our employees, we offer a competitive suite of benefits.