Chinese For Families A Fun Place to Learn Chinese! ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net Phone 610-716-1854 Chinese Language & Culture Teachers Wanted Do you like working with children? Are you interested in innovative non-traditional teaching methods? Would you like to combine the two together in an immersion language classroom? If you are: • A person who loves working with kids 1 & up • Available on to work in Center City, Bucks County, West Chester, or the King of Prussia area on WEEKDAYS or EVENINGS • Eligible to work in the US • Have experience teaching Chinese language & culture • Knowledgeable of Chinese traditional crafts, decorative arts, music, dance, calligraphy, or games: o Papercutting o Knotting o Dragon or Lion Dance o Chinese Jump Rope & children’s games o Traditional Chinese Dance o Chinese music & traditional instruments o Calligraphy & Painting o Gongfu or Taichi Please fill out the application & return to ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net or call 610-716-1854. Chinese for Families is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants must have permission to work in the US. www.ChineseForFamilies.com Chinese For Families A Fun Place to Learn Chinese! ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net Phone 610-716-1854 Teacher Application Name: Address: Telephone: Cell Phone: Email: Do you have permission to work in the US (please explain your work status)? Please attach a resume & provide brief answers to the following: Where have you have taught Chinese? How long you have taught? What age children/adults you have taught? Have you ever taught in an immersion program? Have you ever studied any language in an immersion program (English, Japanese other languages) & if so where? If you have been in an immersion program - what did you think of it? Chinese For Families A Fun Place to Learn Chinese! ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net Phone 610-716-1854 Have you ever taught children or adults who have no previous Chinese background? Do you have college or professional training in Chinese as a second language instruction, education, child development or related disciplines? What practical/hands on teaching experience do you have? What teaching materials have you used for Chinese instruction in the past (please include published & self produced materials in the list)? Are you comfortable teaching both Jianti & Fantizi? Are you comfortable/familiar with both Pinyin & Zhuyinfuhao (bopomofo)? Are you comfortable/familiar with computer input systems for Chinese Language (IME, Twinbridge, Key or others), please list? Chinese For Families A Fun Place to Learn Chinese! ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net Phone 610-716-1854 Are you familiar with research on second language instruction &/or child development, please explain? Can you sing? Are you comfortable singing & playing with children? Are you familiar with Western/American teaching methods & classroom control strategies (please explain your exposure, experience or training)? What other skills do you have that might be applicable to teaching children & adults Chinese - hobbies, dance, calligraphy, arts & crafts, paper cutting, sewing, musical instruments, other skills? Please provide 2 references that can discuss your formal or informal teaching experience: I certify that answers given herein are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for employment as may be necessary in arriving at an employment decision. I authorize Chinese for Families LLC to file a PA State Police & PA Child Abuse Registry background check. I hereby understand and acknowledge that, unless otherwise defined by applicable law, any employment relationship with this organization is of an “at will” nature, which means that the Employee may resign at any time and the Employer may discharge Employee at any time with or without cause. It is further understood that this “at will” employment relationship may not be changed by any written document or by conduct Chinese For Families A Fun Place to Learn Chinese! ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net Phone 610-716-1854 unless such change is specifically acknowledged in writing by an authorized executive of this organization. In the event of employment, I understand that false or misleading information given in my application or interview(s) may result in discharge. I understand, also, that I am required to abide by all rules and regulations of the employer. _________________________________________ ___________________ Signature of Applicant Date Chinese for Families LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Please complete this application and return via email or postal mail to ChineseForFamilies@comcast.net or 119 Lincoln Terrace Jeffersonville, PA 19403. Interviews will be scheduled following review of your application & resume.