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Visiting Italian & Spanish Assistant Professor Needed – Hammond, Louisiana

Date 06.09.2021

The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Southeastern Louisiana University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Italian and Spanish for the 2021-2022 academic year, with the possibility of renewal. (Employment begins on August 10, 2021). The successful candidate will teach language and culture courses at all levels in Spanish and Italian. Familiarity with online instruction and interest in Service-learning and Study Abroad programs will be also considered. Teaching assignment is four courses per semester. Ph.D. in Italian or Spanish (or related field) with at least 18 hours of graduate studies in the second language are required. Native or near-native fluency in Italian, Spanish and English, excellence in teaching, and participation in departmental activities are also required. Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Southeastern Louisiana University is a progressive and comprehensive university that enrolls approximately 15,000 graduate and undergraduate students. The University’s campus is located in Hammond at the crossroads of Interstates I-55 and I-12 in the heart of Louisiana’s thriving Northshore, the fastest growing region in the state. It is centrally located within an hour’s drive of New Orleans, Baton Rouge (the state capitol), and the Mississippi Gulf Coast that affords extensive cultural, recreational, and research opportunities. Applicants must be committed to working with diversity.

Candidates should submit, via email, the following documents: a letter of application addressing qualifications and experience, curriculum vitae and names of three references, copies of transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (official transcripts required upon employment).

Contact information: Dr. Lucia Guzzi Harrison, Department Head

Contact Email:  lharrison@selu.edu

Italian Teacher Needed to take Group to Italy – July 2021

Date 06.09.2021

Abbey Road looking for an Italian teacher who is based in the U.S. and who can accompany our group to Florence, Italy, in the month of July. The dates are July 2- 29. Salary, room and board, and transportation provided. To apply, please fill out our online application at: https://goabbeyroad.zohorecruit.com/jobs/Careers

K-8 Italian Immersion Program Seeking FT Teachers – Milwaukee, WI

Date 06.09.2021

Victory School K-5 Italian Immersion program in Milwaukee, Wisconsin expanding and in need of highly qualified bilingual (Italian/English) teachers.  They are looking for three teachers for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade.

International teachers are invited to apply.

Qualifications, Job Position Details & Application

 

Unpaid Summer Marketing Internship for Students

Date 05.25.2021

mi.o announces the continuation of their internship program for students of business/marketing and/or Italian.  They are looking to build on the social media marketing and engagement processes and believe  interns would really benefit from learning how to develop strategy, define tactics, execute the strategy, and measure results.

Please find the updated internship announcement attached below.  The dates are from July – October 2021 but they are flexible and can accommodate other times.  This is an unpaid virtual internship. Expectation is eight hours/week. Interns can access paid subscription to Italian Speaking Program for free during and after the internship.

mi.o Social Media Marketing Internship Description

Assistant Professor (non TT) of Italian Needed at High Point University – High Point, NC

Date 05.25.2021

The Department of World Languages, Literatures, & Cultures at High Point University is accepting applications for an Assistant Professor of Italian (Non-Tenure Track) to begin in August 2021. Responsibilities will include teaching 7 courses per academic year, student advising and mentorship, and commitment to university, departmental, and program service.

The successful candidate will be well versed in current pedagogies and take an innovative approach to teaching Italian language at the introductory and intermediate levels. They will have a strong record of teaching and will have experience and interest in interdisciplinary program building, retention, and outreach. Ability to teach Italian for business and availability to accompany students abroad are highly desired.

Area of specialization is open, but preference will be shown to those with expertise in modern and/or contemporary Italian Studies, such as literature, cinema, and/or culture. Commitment to interdisciplinary and transnational approaches is expected.

Please submit cover letter, Curriculum Vitae including a list of three references, evidence of teaching effectiveness (for example, a representative sample of student evaluations), and unofficial transcripts for any graduate work. Application portal can be accessed here.

For more information contact Dr. Daliang Wang, Chair of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures (dwang@highpoint.edu) and Dr. Tessa Gurney, Director of Italian (tgurney@highpoint.edu).

Italian Teacher Needed at Burlingame High School – Burlingame, CA

Date 05.18.2021

La Scuola Italiana Elementary Teacher Needed – San Francisco, CA

Date 05.12.2021

La Scuola International School is a vibrant Pre-K – 8th Grade international community with a focus on inquiry-based learning, creative expression and language immersion.  They are an IB accredited, Italian-immersion school serving Preschool – 8th Grade.

La Scuola’s mission is to inspire brave learners to shape the future. La Scuola aims to nurture children’s innate ability to learn by challenging them academically, creatively and innovatively, while immersing them in the Italian language and making them keenly aware of the world around them and their place in it.

Their community thrives through diversity of backgrounds, perspectives and realities. Only through a persistent drive to listen and learn from one another, create and promote equitable opportunities and to continue to reflect and evolve will we be able to establish systems which will address the needs of the one and the many.

Positions open starting on 2021-22 school year:

Spanish/Italian Teacher Needed for San Pedro High School – San Pedro, CA

Date 04.21.2021

April 21, 2021 – San Pedro High School is looking for a Spanish/Italian credentialed teacher for the 2021-2022 school year.

If interested please send your resume to Hilary Stern.

Adjunct Italian Instructor at William and Mary – Williamsburg, VA

Date 04.21.2021

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures at William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA) seeks applications for an Adjunct Instructor to teach three sections of Italian in the 2021-2022 academic year. In the Fall the instructor will teach one section of Elementary Italian 1 and one section of Accelerated Italian II, and in the Spring the instructor will teach one section of Elementary Italian II. Candidates must have experience in language pedagogy, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and, at a minimum, an M.A. in Italian Studies or a related field. Ability to use instructional technology plus native or near native proficiency in Italian and English is required. Please submit curriculum vitae, letter of application including statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references to the Italian Search Committee. Review of applications will begin May 5, 2021 and continue until position is filled.

For full posting please see here: https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/41343

Long-Term Substitute Italian Teacher – Ardsley, New York

Date 03.09.2021

Union Free School District seeks substitute Italian teacher (or someone with teaching experience who knows Italian) at middle and high school in Ardsley, New York. Daily substitute position is from April 5 through June 1, 2021. The candidate would be teaching three middle school classes and two high school classes (Level 2). The school has a hybrid model where students are divided into two cohorts and attend school 2-3 days a week and sign in through zoom the other days. Teachers are in school all five days. Certification in Italian is preferred, but not required. $125 daily wage.

Apply ASAP!

Application deadline is March 31, 2021

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