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FRENCH TEACHER FIAF MONTCLAIR (NJ)

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French Institute Alliance Française


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February 1, 2021
January 31, 2021

The Montclair Branch of the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), is looking for a full-time French teacher for its A petits pas classes, a French program designed for toddlers and preschoolers (ages 2-5). The teacher will be responsible for planning and implementing developmentally-appropriate activities designed to teach French, while promoting social, emotional, cognitive, and physical growth in toddler and preschool-aged children.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Foster enthusiasm for active participation in the learning process.
  2. Understand the developmental milestones of young children.
  3. Promote learning in the areas of social-emotional, language, cognitive, and physical development.
  4. Plan and implement an age-appropriate, challenging curriculum for children. Develop lesson plans that are meaningful and age-appropriate.
  5. Provide a wide variety of learning opportunities, including individual, both for small and large group activities, both indoors and outdoors.
  6. Listen and respond to parents’ and caregivers’ concerns in a responsible, constructive, and resourceful manner.
  7. Attend weekly lesson-planning meetings.
  8. Establish and maintain appropriate standards of student behavior utilizing a variety of behavior management strategies and techniques.
  9. Actively seek opportunities for professional development in early childhood education.
  10. Ensure the physical safety of children through anticipation and removal of hazards, visual observation of children active or at rest, and by appropriately responding to potential injuries.
  11. Work in a team, share information, and build positive working relationships.
  12. Actively support the school’s philosophy and community, and enforce its policies.
  13. Integrate meaningful and appropriate use of technology within the curriculum.

Qualifications:

Qualified candidates must:

Be native speakers (or have an equivalent level) of English,

Have a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education (Master’s degree preferred),

Must be certified to teach in New Jersey, or certified French equivalent with 3 years’ comparable experience (French immersion program). 

All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.

About FIAF Montclair

The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), is the premier destination for French language and culture in the tristate area, it offers French classes, workshops, and social events for all ages and levels in Montclair, New Jersey. www.fiaf.org/newjersey

The Montclair Branch of the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), is looking for a full-time French teacher for its A petits pas classes, a French program designed for toddlers and preschoolers (ages 2-5). The teacher will be responsible…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

All benefits granted to full-time staff, including Healthcare, paid time off, Retirement plan.

All benefits granted to full-time staff, including Healthcare, paid time off, Retirement plan.

Level of Language Proficiency

Be native speakers (or have an equivalent level) of French

Be native speakers (or have an equivalent level) of French

Location

17 Munn Street, Montclair, NJ 07042

How to Apply

Please e-mail cover letter and resume in French. Candidates will also submit the title of a French book suitable for 3 year-olds preschool-aged children including a progression and one sequence preparation to: Marie-Catherine Glaser, Director of FIAF Montclair Language center.

Please e-mail cover letter and resume in French. Candidates will also submit the title of a French book suitable for 3 year-olds preschool-aged children including a progression…

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