Just pay $20 and get your dream job within 2 days ( Only For OPT Candidates ) HURRY UPENROLL NOW
+

French Teacher, Cambridge Street Upper School

Cambridge Public Schools – Cambridge, MA

Cambridge Street Upper School Community:
The Cambridge Street Upper School (CSUS) was founded in 2012 as a middle school serving grades 6-8. Current enrollment is 287. Our sender schools are Cambridgeport School, Fletcher-Maynard Academy and the King Open School. CSUS endeavors to develop and sustain a vibrant and high functioning teaching and learning community that values social justice, affirms cultural identity, and promotes academic excellence for all. CSUS actively aspires to become a culturally proficient school that reflects equity and inclusion and affirms the rich cultural and racial diversity of our student body and their families. We are committed to challenging the opportunity gap and providing academic excellence for all.
The Opportunity:
Under the supervision of the Principal and the Coordinator of World Languages, the French teacher will be responsible for instruction in grades Gr. 6-8 using a proficiency approach based on ACTFL standards. The ideal candidate will demonstrate expertise in fostering a positive and supportive classroom environment, where students are encouraged to develop intellectual curiosity, a love for the target language, and an appreciation of its culture. The position calls for a person with an ability to adapt the curriculum to meet the needs of all students. A background in technology is also desirable so that students can engage in research projects.
In the World Language Program, there will be a focus on all skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. There will also be a cultural component where students will research and report on nuances of similarities/differences between the target language and the American culture. Teachers have established the curriculum over a series of workshops and curriculum meetings. The prospective teacher will be required to work closely with the Principal and the district coordinator to ensure that all required units are taught; there are standard mid-terms and finals across the system. The prospective teacher should have knowledge of effective use of relevant technology, possess knowledge of best practices for effective second language acquisition, and be able to work with both middle and high school teachers around issues of articulation. In addition, the candidate should possess knowledge of differentiated instruction techniques and developmental design, and have experience designing and implementing projects and performance assessments.
Your Skill Set:
As the incoming French Teacher you will possess many, though perhaps not all, of the following characteristics and qualifications:
Two or more years of French teaching experience with a proven track record of high achievement in the classroom.
Strong classroom management skills.
Experience leading instruction in urban school settings.
ACTFL World-Readiness Standards for Learning Languages.
Fluency in French.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, alongside the ability to establish and maintain effective and collaborative working relationships with a diverse staff and student body.
Bachelors degree required; Masters degree strongly preferred.
Massachusetts Teacher License in French language instruction required.
A strong work ethic, alongside a commitment to doing whatever it takes for students to excel.
How to Join Our Team:
Please upload a resume and thoughtful cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position and stating how you heard about this opportunity.
At the Cambridge Public Schools, we are committed to cultivating an environment where diverse perspectives and backgrounds are embraced, acknowledging that a team reflecting diversity of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, age, gender, marital/domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, and veteran status allows us to serve our communities better. To that end, we welcome and encourage applicants to bring their authentic selves when considering employment opportunities within our school district.

All Jobs in Cambridge, MA

  • Hotline Worker, Welcome Services (August)

    Boston Public Schools Boston, MA

    View Job
  • Fall 2019 Admissions Intern (Boston)

    International Institute of New England Boston, MA

    View Job
  • Fall 2019 Advising & Education Support Services Intern (Boston)

    International Institute of New England Boston, MA

    View Job
  • 0.2 Middle School French Teacher

    Sharon Public Schools Sharon, MA

    View Job
  • French Teacher- Elementary and Middle School (part-time)

    Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School Franklin, MA

    View Job
  • High School French Teacher

    Burlington Public Schools Burlington, MA

    View Job
  • World Language Teacher - Anticipated 9/1/19

    Weymouth Public Schools Weymouth, MA

    View Job
  • French & Spanish Teacher

    Randolph Public School District Randolph, MA

    View Job
  • Grade 5 Teacher

    Cambridge Public Schools Cambridge, MA

    View Job
  • Director of Adult Learning Program

    JAMAICA PLAIN COMMUNITY CENTER Jamaica Plain, MA

    View Job
  • Education and Career Advisor

    JAMAICA PLAIN COMMUNITY CENTER Jamaica Plain, MA

    View Job

Featured Articles

Best SAP PI Online Training For Candidates

02 May 2016

SAP PI stands for SAP Process Integration. It is an integration tool which is very handy in the information exchange among a company’s internal software and systems. Its earlier version was called SAP XI (Exchange Infrastructure), later it was known as SAP PI. It is also compatible with other soft

read more..

Description Of Quality Analyst Training In USA

02 September 2015

The fresher’s or the recent college graduate seeking success and high future prospect should choose the software testing training course. For those who have degree but want to have some additional skills should also appear for the Quality Analyst training and testin

read more..

Best SAP HANA Online Training In USA

25 April 2016

SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance (HANA) is an in-memory, column store database. It stores and analyzes large volumes of non-aggregated transactional data. It supports real-time data loads and analytics. SAP business suite applications and the next-generation platform for real-time business co

read more..

Donald Trump view on Immigration Policy: Impact of Trump on H1B Visa Jobs

06 September 2018

Donald Trump's View on Immigration and Immigration Policy Summary Donald Trump Immigration policy specifically focused on illegal immigration to the United States, and was used as a signature issue of U.S. President Donald Trump's presid

read more..

Thanks For Your Feedback

Attach A Resume First