Ensworth is now accepting applications for a Lower School Chinese Teacher for the 2021-22 school year. This is a 10-month faculty position reporting to the Head of Lower School. Qualified candidates must have earned a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college or university. Prior teaching experience is preferred.
The primary focus of the lower-school World Language program is to develop and nurture the essential linguistic skills needed for meaningful communication in a target language. The program is also designed to cultivate an appreciation for and an understanding of Chinese cultures, traditions, and language. The Lower School World Language curriculum is exposure-based with an enhanced emphasis on aural-oral activities to teach language content in an engaging and fun manner. Click here for full description
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Ensworth is a kindergarten through twelfth grade, coeducational independent school. The School promotes academic excellence and inspires students to be intellectually curious, to use their talents to the fullest, to be people of integrity, and to be contributors to society. Located on two campuses in Nashville, Tennessee, Ensworth enrolls approximately 1,140 students and serves families in more than 50 zip codes. Ensworth is recognized among the leading independent schools in the nation. The school’s challenging academic program is embedded in a culture of support and encouragement and reflects a commitment to the core skills of observation, collaboration, communication, analysis, questioning, evaluation, and most importantly, the application of knowledge. Graduates have the adaptability, resilience, and resourcefulness necessary for success in the 21st century and are not only prepared to meet the demands of the future but are also imbued with a sense of purpose and service to others. Ensworth School is an extraordinary place to work and seeks employees who are passionate about learning and motivated by the opportunity to awaken that passion in students.