Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Pitt hiring Chinese Instructor to teach high school students this summer.


The University of Pittsburgh's University Center for International Studies (UCIS) is hiring a Chinese Instructor to teach high school students this summer.
In this position you will teach Chinese Language class for college credit to high school students which will run typically from 8:30am to 10:00am. Classes start on Monday, June 27th and end on Thursday, July 21st. There is no class on weekends, holidays (Monday July 4th), or the last Friday of the program. In addition to what is normally expected of instructors in preparation for the course, you will be expected to attend the Orientation, on Sunday, June 26 at 1:00-2:00pm; attend weekly staff meetings (Wednesdays 12:00-1:00pm); conduct weekly student evaluations; and attend closing ceremonies on Friday, July 22.

In addition to the class time, you are expected to prep ahead of time by creating course materials and course syllabus by June 1, 2022. Please note that Courseweb or Canvas are not available, we will ask for you to use Google Drive. Any and all deliverables, reports, documentation, files, media and other materials created by you in connection with the Governor’s School shall be considered “Work Product.” The Work Product shall constitute works-made-for-hire belonging exclusively to the University. To the extent that any Work Product does not constitute a work-made-for-hire owned by the University, you agree to assign and hereby does assign and transfer all of its right, title and interest in such Work Product to the University.

the qualifications are a bachelor's degree and at least one year of experience teaching in their subject matter (at any age).
More information and application instructions are located on the job posting.