Mandarin Immersion Elementary Teacher

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The Batesville Community School Corporation is now accepting applications for the following position:


Batesville Community School Corporation (BCSC) in Batesville, Indiana is now accepting applications for a Mandarin Speaking Elementary Teacher at Batesville Intermediate School.  The Mandarin Immersion Elementary Teacher will be responsible for teaching Indiana standards in Mandarin in a 50/50 one-way Dual Language Immersion Program.

To learn more about the BCSC Dual Language Immersion Program visit:

  • High level of proficiency in both Mandarin (including understanding traditional, simplified and pinyin systems) and English, both written and oral.
  • A valid teaching license in Elementary Education issued by the Indiana Department of Education. (BCSC will provide assistance with obtaining a license if the candidate currently is licensed in another state or country.)
  • Legal authorization to work in the United States.
  • Entrepreneurial passion; the ability to thrive in the excitement and ambiguity of a start-up environment of a Dual Language Immersion Program.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to work collaboratively with students, parents and colleagues.
  • Ability to plan and implement lessons based upon Indiana Standards.
  • Knowledge of teaching and learning strategies to meet a wide range of student learning styles and abilities.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Teach Indiana Standards in an elementary classroom.
  • Provide a nurturing and growth-minded climate conducive to learning Mandarin Chinese and Indiana standards aligned to the subjects taught.
  • Create and implement an effective, high-quality, rigorous program that builds bi-literacy skills and multi-cultural appreciation via a variety of instructional techniques.
  • Work with a team of English speaking educators on planning, professional development, curriculum design, and teaching responsibilities.
  • Communicate with families regarding student progress, ideas and support for learning.
  • Assess and monitor each student’s academic and language proficiency growth using multiple measures, including formative and summative assessments.
  • Utilize student data to inform classroom practice.
  • Assume responsibility, with other members of staff, for specified duties such as lunch duty and dismissal supervision.

Determined by BCSC Master Agreement.
For further information regarding this posting or to apply please contact:
Melissa Burton
Director of Student Learning
Batesville Community School Corporation

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Batesville Community School Corporation

1 Bulldog Boulevard, Batesville, IN 47006
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