PS84 Seeking a French Dual-Language Teacher

PS 84, The Lillian Weber School of the Arts, is looking for a nurturing and caring French-speaking teacher for a dual language program. Students spend 50% of the time learning in an English classroom, and 50% learning in a French classroom. We are seeking somebody for the French component. Candidate must be fluent in French, and a certification in TESOL or Bilingual Education is an asset. We are looking for someone who aims to instill a love and passion for learning in all students. The position requires a positive attitude and an ambitious personality, with a desire to improve the lives' of students by helping young learners become bilingual and develop an appreciation for multi-culturalism. Applicants should also possess a warm and collaborative personality and be able to create an environment that encourages critical thinking and self-reflection. We are looking for a teacher who will provide meaningful lessons and educate young students in all academic subjects, while fostering a strong social emotional foundation. The ideal candidate is a team-player that is resourceful, flexible, and eager to work towards instructional excellence with colleagues.


* The teacher will be responsible for teaching all elementary school subjects in French.

* The teacher will be responsible for planning lessons according to the curricula used in the school, translating and adapting resources to the needs of the students.

* The teacher will be responsible for collaborating with his/her colleagues to ensure coordinated instruction.

Minimum Requirements:

* NYS Teacher Certification

* Bilingual Certification or working toward one

* Master’s Degree or enrolled in a Master’s Program

* Fully fluent and literate in French

* Detail-oriented individual

* Position begins September 2017

* Strong interpersonal and communication skills

* Highly organized individual with ability to multi-task

Salary and Certification Requirements:

* Please refer to the NYC DOE Salary Schedule

If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Principal Dr. Evelyn Lolis

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