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OPEN POSITIONS FOR 2022/23

SPANISH TEACHER POSITION
The French International School of Philadelphia is currently looking for a Middle School Spanish teacher to join its immersion program. Please send your resume via email to Vaitea Grand at grand@frenchschoolphila.org.

ASSISTANT TEACHER POSITION
Candidates should be native French speakers and hold a minimum of an associate degree. Must love to work with young children! Send resume/cover letter directly to Jacinthe Julien at julien@frenchschoolphila.org.

CHILD CARE ATTENDANT
Part-time position Monday through Friday afternoons. Ideal candidate loves children and is 18 years or older. French speaking is an asset but not necessary for this position!
Contact Jacinthe Julien at julien@frenchschoolphila.org for more information.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHER
Substitute teaching positions are available. Interested applicants should send an email of interest and a copy of their clearances to info@frenchschoolphila.org with the subject line “SUBSTITUTE.”

OPEN POSITIONS FOR 2023/24

French International School of Philadelphia is seeking a Director of Languages in Bala Cynwyd, PA. 

Duties 

Develops foreign language education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives; Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning; Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction; Teaches skills in a language other than English, including comprehension, grammar and syntax, sentence and paragraph structure, composition, vocabulary and proper word usage, colloquialisms, communication, and translation of literature; Develops student understanding and appreciation of the cultures and mores of countries where the language is the predominant or a major means of communication; Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual and small group instruction as needed; Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research; Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement, and attendance as required by the District procedures and applicable law; Selects and requisitions appropriate books, instructional aids, and other supplies and equipment, and maintains inventory records; Attends all pre-announced staff meetings and professional sessions, including staff, level and, evening parent meetings. 

 

Requirements 

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Education, Languages, Hispanic Studies or related field plus five (5) years’ experience in classroom teaching and management of teachers.  

Interested Applicants may submit a resume by MAIL to French International School of Philadelphia at 150 North Highland Avenue, Bala Cynywd, Pennsylvania, 19004. Ref: DoL 

NON-DISCRIMINATORY STATEMENT
The French International School of Philadelphia does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, sex, disability, age or national origin (including limited English proficiency).