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Department of French and Italian Studies at the University of Washington

Lecturer (French) Part-Time – Temporary

The Department of French and Italian Studies at the University of Washington invites applications for Lecturer Part-Time – Temporary positions in either French or Italian should vacancies appear during the 2021/2022 academic year. These appointments will be quarterly in Autumn, Winter and Spring quarters. The appointments will consist of one or two courses, depending on departmental needs.

The possibility of reappointment from one quarter to the next will depend on performance and need. Responsibilities include: teaching lower and/or upper-division French or Italian language and culture courses; holding regularly scheduled office hours (2 hours/week); maintaining regular communication with Language Program Director and team of instructors; and participating in new instructor orientation September 20-24, 2021.

Applicants must possess a minimum of a Master's degree or equivalent foreign degree in French, Italian or a related field, and preferably have teaching experience in a college or university at the time of application. Experience in Communicative or Task-Based Language Teaching, as well as online teaching is also preferable. Native or near-native ability in French or Italian and English is required by the time of application, or April 1, 2021 for highest consideration.

For those who are not US citizens or permanent residents, a legal permit that allows work in the United States (such as a US visa that allows employment) is required by the start date of the position. The department is unable to provide a visa/work permit.

Application Guidelines and Requirements:

Materials should be sent to with “Lecturer Part-Time - Temporary” in the subject line, and must include:

1. Curriculum Vitae;

2. Cover Letter addressing qualifications for this position and any experience and interests in teaching;

3. Two recent letters of recommendation addressing teaching experience and effectiveness (at least one letter should not be dated before 9/1/20);

4. Additional evidence of teaching excellence (recent teaching evaluations, syllabi or materials created, etc.).

Please note: Any offer of employment is contingent upon the completion of any pre-employment offer inquiries or procedures required under University policy or the law, including the sexual misconduct declaration (

Review of materials for 2021/2022 will begin immediately. Highest consideration will be given to materials received by April 1, 2021, and to candidates who are able to teach in-person on the Seattle campus (though there may be limited opportunities for remote teaching as well).

Please visit our webpage and direct any inquiries to



North Seattle French School is Hiring!

French Teacher - Elementary

French Teacher - Elementary (grades K-5)


2020-21 School Year

Full time

Position starts on August 17, 2020

Monday-Friday, 8am to 4pm (plus weekly meetings and events). School follows Seattle Public School calendar for breaks/holidays.

Salary is dependent on experience and qualifications; benefits (health, dental, vision, retirement) are available.


North Seattle French School is seeking a full-time teacher who:

  • Demonstrates fluency in French
  • is interested in working in a bilingual French/English setting (experience working in bilingual schools needed)
  • Has experience in cycles 1, 2 and 3
  • has experience with children aged 5-10
  • enjoys collaborating on curriculum and teaching practices
  • is adaptable, flexible, innovative and creative
  • is excited to participate in the development of a young school
  • is experienced with cross-cultural communication (has lived abroad and/or studied a foreign language)



The teacher must hold a teaching certificate and/or have a degree in education and have a strong knowledge of children development and school programs. The teacher must have a minimum of 4 years experience, 2 years experience in a bilingual school and be native in the language of instruction.

More information through this link here or via

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three professional references to positions(@)




Alliance Française de Seattle is Hiring!

Enseignant/e/s FLE à mi-temps (cours en ligne)
Hiring part-time FLE instructors (online classes)

Enseignant/e/s FLE à mi-temps (cours en ligne)


L'Alliance Française de Seattle recherche des professeurs de français langue étrangère pour ses cours en ligne pour adultes, adolescents et enfants.


Qualifications requises :

· être diplômé(e) en FLE (licence ou master FLE, DAEFLE ou équivalent) ou avoir une expérience avérée de l’enseignement du FLE

· avoir une expérience d'enseignement en ligne et être très à l'aise avec les nouvelles technologies (utilisation active de plateformes en ligne et des outils de vidéoconférence)

· être dynamique, enthousiaste, consciencieux(se), avoir un bon sens du relationnel

· avoir une attitude professionnelle

· être de langue maternelle française ou avoir le niveau langue maternelle

· être en possession d’un permis de travail américain


Disponibilités requises :

· être disponible en soirée, journée, et/ou le samedi (emploi rémunéré à l’heure)

· être disponible un minimum de 10h par semaine


Envoyez votre candidature en français avec CV et lettre de motivation à


Job posted on 7/20/2020 


Senior Software Engineer - Automotive Industry - Seattle Area

Fortune 500 client in Automotive industry is seeking Senior Software Engineer candidates to join the team. This person has to be a key contributor to API development who can take on a lead-by-example role with a company.

Fortune 500 client in Automotive industry is seeking Senior Software Engineer with work experience as software engineering of Bachelor's + 6 years / Master's + 5 years / PhD + 1 year.


Job Description
- Design and deliver core backend cloud software features and services to millions of users, coach team members and coordinate with internationally distributed design and development teams.
- Design, develop, test, refactor and scale backend implementations of new and existing consumer/internal product features.
- Responsible for innovative software development for the global brand with a focus on highly available APIs and services leveraging cloud technologies.
- Design, develop and maintain various consumer applications and large scale distributed systems.


More info about Minimum Qualifications and Benefits here

If you are interested, email resume to


Job posted on 7/07/20

French Immersion School of Washington (FISW) is Hiring!

Assistant(e) de Maternelle

Assistant(e) de Maternelle 

L’École d’immersion française de Washington (FISW) recherche un/une assistant(e) de maternelle à plein temps pour l'année 2020-2021. L’assistant(e) doit comprendre et soutenir la mission de l’école, être responsable, motivé, amical, et disposé à travailler en équipe dans un environnement multiculturel.  L’assistant(e) de maternelle seconde le professeur, le soutient dans son travail et s’assure du confort et du bien-être des enfants.


Langue d’instruction :

Français et anglais


Poste :

Plein temps

Vacances scolaires

Avantages sociaux

Pour postuler :

Veuillez envoyer votre lettre de motivation et votre curriculum vitae à Barbara Greiner, directrice de l’école, ou à Marco Micalizzi, directeur de l'élémentaire et de la maternelle,  à info(@)

Mission de FISW :

FISW offre un enseignement bilingue excellent dans un environnement bienveillant qui favorise le développement de l’esprit critique et de la curiosité.

La FISW est engagée dans l’égalité d’accès à l’emploi et embauche des employés sans distinction de sexe, de race, de religion, de couleur, de religion ou d’orientation sexuelle.

Job posted on 6/24/20


The French-American School of Puget Sound (FASPS) is Hiring!

Substitute Teachers (Grades YPK-8)

The French American School of Puget Sound is a bilingual French and English school located on Mercer Island for students in Young Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. The School’s program satisfies requirements set forth by the Common Core of State Standards and the French National Curriculum from the French Ministry of Education.


Substitute Teachers: Grades YPK-8


FASPS is looking for substitute teachers and accepting applications for substitute teachers at all grade levels. Substitute teachers are responsible for implementing the mission and philosophy of the School. With a flexible schedule, substituting is an excellent way to work with great students and their community, and experience independent school teaching.


Applicants should have prior elementary grade level teaching experience, a desire to be part of an internationally diverse community of teachers and learners and a willingness to adapt to the unique program at FASPS. A Washington State teaching certificate is not required. Successful candidates will be passionate about working with students, have knowledge of current educational practices and strategies and be able to use flexible and innovative pedagogical techniques appropriate to a variety of learning styles. Bilingual skills to include French are a plus. The ability to be employed in the United States and to pass a background check are required.

For more information and to apply as a substitute teacher, please visit:


Job posted on 7/16/20


L'Etoile French Immersion School is Hiring!

Full-time French Teacher Position

About the School:

L’Etoile French Immersion School is hiring a full-time French Teacher for the 2020-21 school year. L’Etoile is a private school in John’s Landing that offers preschool through 5th grade in a personalized, multi-cultural setting.  Coursework is predominantly taught in French, but blocks of time are dedicated to the development of English reading and writing skills.  Class sizes are limited to 20 students, but generally range from 15-18.

Position Description:

Qualified applicants must be motivated, self-directed, flexible, and possess native French fluency. Ideal candidates possess a collaborative work ethic and warm demeanor.

The requirements for the position include: Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years prior experience in teaching the French public school curriculum in kindergarten or grades 1-3.

Instructions for Applying:

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required.


Job posted on 5/12/2020


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