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Character Education Curriculum Specialist - Mandarin speaking

Walnut, CA


Character Education Development and Outreach Department focus on character development of each individual student as we teach students important moral values such as respect, thankfulness, compassion, tolerance, etc.  This curriculum specialist/training assistant must collaborate with public school educators as well as Tzu Chi volunteers across the U.S. The ideal candidate for this position is a clear communicator with experience in teaching, curriculum development, and a team player who can assist in training programs.

This position will be expected to perform such specific duties and responsibilities as are related to this position and any additional duties hereafter assigned.  In particular, your duties will include:

  • Teach character education classes to multiple grades at different schools.
  • Attend lesson plan design sessions and create thoroughly written lesson plans and teaching materials/manipulatives independently.
  • Assist in reviewing and editing character education lesson plans.
  • Assist in training programs; responsibilities include coordinate training logistics, materials, and teaching training classes/workshops.
  • Develop and maintain a thorough knowledge of character education program and any related concepts, laws, research and programs.
  • Support education conferences and camps in different regions within the U.S.
  • Assist Tzu Chi schools with understanding and implementing character education lesson plans.
  • Provide data and appropriate reports to CE Director in a timely manner.
  • Support the CE team and its team members such as teachers, staff, and volunteers, in the development and maintenance of character education lesson plans, lesson outlines and lesson mapping.
  • Model and maintain high standards of professional and Tzu Chi code of conduct.


Experience in teaching PreK-12th grade is required.


  • Ability to work in a nature environment as needed.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse staff, parents, and community members .
  • Must pass background check.
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Office software, online teaching tools a plus.
  • Teacher  Credentials a plus.


Please email your resume to [email protected]. Tzu Chi Foundation USA is a nonprofit organization. We offer competitive benefit package including paid health insurance, vacation, sick leave, and more.

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