Broomfield Academy has an opening for Mandarin Chinese teacher to teach early childhood, elementary-aged and middle-school aged students (ages 3-14). The person hired for this position will work closely with the existing (and outstanding) Chinese teacher in an established, growing and successful program and will have full responsibility for this program starting in September 2014.
The ideal candidate has a degree in Chinese or be a native Mandarin Chinese speaker, is flexible, hard working, has experience working with children, instructing and/or teaching in an elementary school or preschool environment and loves children. A loving, caring and nurturing personality is a must. The ideal candidate would have strong hands-on teaching skills and the desire to work with young children.
Licensed or certified teachers are especially encouraged to apply.
Applicants should review the Broomfield Academy website prior to applying. Interested candidates should send an electronic cover letter, explaining why their background and experience are a strong fit for Broomfield Academy and for the position, and a resume to the email address listed in the "reply to" section at the top of this posting. PLEASE, NO PHONE CALLS OR DROP-INS. Must be a non-smoker and able to pass required standard childcare background checks.
Broomfield Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive hiring and encourages applicants of all backgrounds.
Broomfield Academy is a small, independent elementary school located in Broomfield, Colorado. The school is known for academic excellence and maintains a focus on individualized education. With just over 145 children enrolled, ages 3-14, the small size of the school fosters a very close relationship with each student and with each family. Many of the students at the school are gifted and talented learners. Broomfield Academy supports high academic competence and has a strong emphasis on 'character education' in an environment of committed teachers and staff, involved parents and a supportive community. The school serves a diverse community including the communities of Broomfield, Boulder, Louisville, Lafayette, Superior, Erie, Thornton and Westminster. Students primarily come from the areas served by the Boulder Valley, Adams 12 and Jeffco School Districts. The school is nationally accredited by NIPSA. For more information on the school (to help you write your cover letter), see http://www.broomfieldacademy.com.