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Mandarin Teacher

Full-time position for 2019-20 school year
About the Position
HMS is accepting applications for a Mandarin teacher for grades 1-6 (10 periods per week) year-long, and grades 9-12 (8 periods per week) for 17 weeks of the year when our high school Mandarin teacher travels to China. The position includes occasional English to Mandarin translations, and duties on one weekend day to support our English Immersion program.

Our preferred candidate is a graduate of a Mandarin teacher training, has experience teaching Mandarin to children in a private school environment, and is legally authorized to work in the United States (citizen or green card holder). Interested in alternative education, s/he is committed to excellence in the classroom, loves working with children, and is eager to belong and contribute to a strong community of dedicated teachers and students.

  • Chinese-English bilingual fluency
  • Waldorf trained/in training Mandarin teacher
  • Organized, dependable, punctual
The compensation for the position includes:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Health, dental, life, LTD
  • Up to 4% contribution to 403(b) retirement
  • Tuition remission 90%
  • 9 weeks paid vacation
About HMS
High Mowing School is home to over 250 Kindergarten-Grade 12 day and boarding students. HMS is committed to a caring, respectful and diverse community where academic success, personal growth, and social responsibility are highly valued and fostered.

To Apply
Interested candidates should respond by email to Geraldine Kline, Head of School at with a letter of intent and an Employment Application.