Job Opportunities

Each semester, Teacher Prep offers job placement workshops which guides participants on resume best practices, interviewing techniques, and job search procedures. Workshops are announced on our website as well as in The Daily Princetonian. We also welcome education job listings and invite representatives from independent and public schools to interview on campus (please email tprep@princeton.edu).

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Employment Opportunities

Elementary English Teacher

Ying Hua International School
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Founded in 2007, YingHua International School (YHIS) is the only not-for-profit, independent school in New Jersey that offers full-time Chinese-English dual-language education to students from 18 months through middle school grades. We serve a culturally and linguistically diverse student population from the surrounding communities. Students are immersed in Mandarin Chinese while learning through a hands-on, inquiry-based curriculum. Formal English instruction starts at first grade. YHIS is accredited by the Middle States Association Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools and authorized by the International Baccalaureate World Schools Primary Years Programme. The school seeks a highly motivated and dedicated English teacher for the next academic year with a strong sense of responsibility. As a teacher here, you will have the opportunity to develop your own skills and make a real impact on the development of your students and colleagues. As an English teacher for the Primary Years Program (PYP) program, you will be part of the English department and work with the PYP Chinese homeroom teacher(s) for the transdisciplinary units. The ideal candidate should have a broad knowledge of various disciplines, such as social studies and science. You should be organized, patient, have strong collaboration skills, and possess a passion for education and for working with elementary students. You should be proactive, self-directed and an excellent communicator. You should partner with the school community to create a school culture that values diversity, excellence, integrity and compassion. Requirements: BA and/or MA degree(s) in English and/or Education required; Legal status for working in the USA; Ability to meet the school’s standard for English language arts curriculum; Computer skills; Experience in teaching at International Baccalaureate schools is a plus; A valid state teaching certification is preferred; Experience teaching in bilingual schools or Chinese immersion schools is preferred. Benefits are provided including medical, dental, vision, and 401k. Professional development is provided throughout the year. If you are interested in the position, please send your CV/ resume and cover letter to academics@yhis.org. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. To learn more about our school, visit: https://www.yhis.org/