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Feb. 09.

2017 VCA Chinese New Year Gala Replay

May. 18.

Vancouver Women Dancers at Lan-Su Chinese Garden

Vancouver Chinese women dancers performed at Portland Lan Su Chinese Garden to celebrate Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month this Sunday (may 17, 2015)


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Jan. 01.

Job Opportunities

Job Opportunity at The International School of Portland

– Chinese TA Part time (1) – Schedule Tuesdays and Wednesdays 8:15am – 12:15pm in Chinese PreK class starting Feb. 3rd or as soon as possible
– Chinese Substitutes (5) – Schedule is as needed, substitute accepts assignments to cover teachers or teacher assistants when they are absent
– Pay rate for positions: $16.25 per hour

The International School provides a warm multicultural environment where students from age 3 through 5th grade are fully immersed in Spanish, Japanese or Chinese language and culture. Substitute teachers work on an as-needed basis to cover teacher or teacher assistant positions.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
– Native level fluency in Mandarin Chinese language
– At least 2 years experience teaching preschool or school-age children
– A Bachelor’s degree in Education or Elementary/Early Childhood Education is preferred
– Knowledge and understanding of Inquiry Based-Primary Years Program pedagogy is preferred
– Experience teaching an immersion program is preferred
– Experience working in a multi-cultural environment is preferred
– Experience using technology in the classroom
– Candidates offered a position must successfully enroll in a background check through Oregon Child Care Division
– Candidates offered a position must provide proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.

How to apply
Apply using our online application at and submit the following in the online application
– Resume
– Cover Letter
– Copies of Degree(s) received and any teaching certifications obtained
– References or Letters of Recommendation
**Employment is contingent on successful enrollment in the Oregon Childcare Division background check registry

Casey Ford
Human Resources
The International School
Tel: 503.226.2496 ext.107
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Confucius Institute at PSU (CI-PSU)
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