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Part-time after-school Korean Teacher for Global Leadership Program

OneWorld Now! is an after-school language and global leadership program for high school students in the greater Seattle area.  Our vision is that all young people have access to life-changing international education. We seek an independent, organized, and dedicated individual to join our teaching team, taking over an existing Korean 1 class for the second semester from February – June.  Commitment: Teach Korean I 4:30pm – 6pm Tuesdays and Thursdays, plus attend teachers’ meetings 3:30 – 5:00pm on alternating Fridays.  Compensation: $30/hour, including one hour of paid lesson planning time per class.  Potential to teach additional classes during the 2020-21 school year.  Ideal start date is March 1, 2020.

Whether you are a native, heritage, or second language speaker of Korean, this is a chance to share the language and culture you love with high school students and work with a dedicated team of teachers of other critical languages.

Minimum requirements:

  •          Native, heritage, or second-language proficiency in Korean (advanced-low or higher)
  •          Professional working proficiency in English
  •          Interest in engaging with modern best practices in language pedagogy
  •          Interest in working with under-served youth
  •          Adaptability, flexibility, and openness to feedback, learning, and growth
  •          Excellent communication skills
  • Preferred characteristics:

The ideal candidate will possess some or all of the following characteristics:

  •          Experience teaching in the United States (Korean or another subject)
  •          Experience working with non-heritage learners of Korean in any context, such as tutoring
  •          Experience working with high school students in the United States in any context, such as teaching, coaching, tutoring, etc
  •          Familiarity with national best practices in language pedagogy
  •          Independence and readiness to be a pioneer in the field of Korean language teaching in the Seattle area

Duties:

  •          Take over the second semester of an existing Korean I class for the second semester from February – June.  The class runs 4:30 – 6pm Tuesdays and Thursdays.
  •          Participate in a teachers’ staff meeting on alternating Fridays from 3:30pm  – 5pm
  •          Track and record grades and student performance
  •          Communicate regularly with office staff about student issues

Compensation: $30/hour, including one hour of paid lesson planning time per class and 30 minutes paid travel time to attend teachers’ meetings. Must be authorized to work in the United States; OneWorld Now! does not sponsor visa applications or petitions.

Location: Class is held at Franklin High School (3013 S Mt Baker Blvd, Seattle, WA 98144).  Teachers’ staff meetings are held at the OneWorld Now! office (610 Maynard Ave S, Seattle WA 98106).

OneWorld Now! is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deadline to apply: January 28th, 2020

To apply: Upload your resume at https://oneworldnow.formstack.com/forms/korean_teacher

 

Current Internship Opportunities

There are no paid internships available at this time.  To inquire about volunteer opportunities and unpaid internships, please email your resume to info@oneworldnow.org with a description of your skills, reason for wanting to be involved, and availability.