Thanks to JET alum Jessica Kennett Cork for sharing this posting. Posted by Kay Monroe (Miyazaki-shi, 1995 -97).
Job Position: Japanese teachers
Posted By: Georgia Virtual School
Location: Atlanta, GA
Applicant must complete the Georgia Virtual School teacher training program before being assigned a course. The training program will be completed online before teaching begins. There is not a cost for completing the training.
Minimum Georgia Virtual School Teacher Certification Requirements:
•possess a valid, Georgia teaching certificate
•be certified in the following area(s): Japanese
Requirements for Teaching:
Teachers need to have excellent computer skills and be prepared to spend more time online with students, teaching and directing learning than in a typical face-to-face classroom. Teachers will be required to complete a training program hosted by Georgia Virtual School.
Completion of the training program does not guarantee a teaching assignment. Teaching and other assignments are determined by program enrollment and needs at the discretion of the GAVS administration.
Preference will be given to applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum requirements, possess one or more of the following: Experience with Desire2Learn or other Learning Management System. Experience teaching and learning in online environments.
For more information and to apply, go to: https://applicant.edzapp.com/default.aspx?page=ViewJobFree&JobOfferId=59028