Job Goal: Deliver active, engaging, fun, and safe English language immersion classes and experiences to middle school students from China.
Teach daily – focus on speaking, listening, games, activities, 2 x 80 min. sessions daily
Lead and participate in recreational activities (both on and off campus)
Drive school vehicles for fieldtrips
Handle cash and receipts
Meet with director and faculty to supply feedback and suggestions about the program
Contribute ideas for activities and lessons, and help to prepare both
Keep academic spaces neat and organized
Take photos and share photos
Advance the goal of promoting highly engaged students in a fun and relaxed atmosphere, and the goal of keeping students comfortable and motivated using English.
Be positive and encouraging with students at all times, while also enforcing rules as needed
Be available for small group and one-on-one conversations
Be a language model: speak slowly, and repeat as needed
Lead and assign student jobs
Help create routines that contribute to positive growth for students as well as group bonding, i.e. daily gratitude reflections, high/lows, dining hall songs, etc.
Help organize and conduct pre- and post-program language benchmark assessments for students
Keep safety of students in mind at all times
Eat lunch with the group
Weekend work is required
Attend training session on 7/12, and help clean and organize on 8/4
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a related field
Experience working with language learners in an academic or camp-type environment
Highly organized, excellent communication skills, committed to working with language learners
Work well with colleagues from around the world
Excellent role model with positive attitude and understanding of language learner’s needs
Additional Salary Information: Housing and meals can be provided if needed.
About Hebron Academy
Hebron Academy is a small, private, co-ed college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades six through postgraduate located in Hebron Maine. Students from across the United States and around the world are challenged and inspired to reach their highest potential in mind, body, and spirit through small classes, knowledgeable and caring teachers who provide individual attention, and a friendly, respectful, family atmosphere.