Mandarin Teacher

$17.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • Footsteps Child Care, Inc.
  • Belmont, CA 94002, USA
  • Sep 08, 2020
Part time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Footsteps Child Care, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Mandarin Teacher. This is a part-time position that may change to full-time in the future. 


  • Have strong teaching abilities, an understanding of child development and instructional practices in the Mandarin language, and a strong interest in the culture and language.
  • Comfortable using a Mandarin curriculum.
  • Have at least two years of teaching experience in an afterschool or enrichment setting, Kindergarten-Fifth Grade.
  • Have at least two years of teaching experience in the Mandarin Language.
  • Demonstrate a passion for the Mandarin language and culture and supporting child and youth achievement in acquiring language skills and learning the culture.
  • Knowledge of concepts, theories in language instruction.
  • Must meet state licensing qualifications for work in an after school environment, including a background fingerprint check.
  • Legally eligible for permanent work in the U. S. 


Provide engaging and enriching Mandarin language curriculum in weekly instruction blocks 

  • Planning of unit lessons and curriculum that supports the afterschool curricula and enhances the program.
  • Provision of a spiraling curriculum and/or experiences that build annually as the child or youth develops.
  • Incorporate references from historical/contemporary Mandarin history, language, and culture.