YKK CARTER CENTER FELLOWSHIP
YKK Corporation’s educational foundation, The Yoshida Scholarship Foundation, is currently seeking a Japanese national to participate in a 9-12 month paid fellowship at The Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn Carter, The Carter Center is a nongovernmental, not-for-profit organization committed to improving human rights, alleviating human suffering, preventing and resolving conflicts, enhancing freedom and democracy, and improving health.
Candidates must meet the following requirements:
The Yoshida Scholarship Foundation will provide the fellowship recipient with round trip airfare from Japan to Atlanta and a monthly stipend for living expenses.
The deadline to apply is August 27, 2021.
Details in Japanese can be found by visiting the Yoshida Scholarship Foundation website at http://www.ysf.or.jp/scholarship/visitor/universal/cc_guideline.html. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions.
Posted: July 7, 2021
SECOND GRADE JAPANESE IMMERSION TEACHER
South Academy of International Languages (SAIL) (https://schools.cms.k12.nc.us/sailMS/Pages/Default.aspx) is seeking a second grade teacher for their Japanese immersion program. SAIL, a K-8 public magnet school within the public school system, was established over 20 years ago. Students who enter kindergarten with little or no knowledge of the target language learn all their content classes in the target language. The languages taught at SAIL include Japanese, Chinese, German, and French. The school has won a special national award from the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).
Job Number: 4600229241
Closing Date for Applications: 7/31/21
The Language Immersion Philosophy at our school follows four immersion-related goals:
- Bachelor's degree in education
- North Carolina certification or credentials to attain NC certification (if you do not hold a NC teaching license, upload your official degree dated transcripts text scores and out of state teaching license to the attachment page on the on-line application
- Native or near-native fluency in Japanese with a high level of proficiency in listening,speaking,reading and writing in both Japanese and English
- Professional preparation or experience as a teacher, if a J visa is needed two years of experience is required
- Ability to design and deliver content-based Japanese instruction for North Carolina Standard Course of Study for 2nd grade
- Knowledge of a variety of strategies for delivery of the curriculum in Japanese, background in second language acquisition theory or language immersion pedagogy is desirable
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
- Teach all academic subjects covered by the NCSCOS; all instruction is provided in the second language, although the NC/CMS curriculum standards and pacing guides are in English
- Provide an engaging, learner-centered classroom environment that captures the culture and language both orally and in print; held students increase their sensitivity to and understanding of the language, values, customs and traditions of others
- Assess student progress; design interventions to ensure continuous academic growth toward standardized NCEnd-Of-Grade tests although instruction is provided in Japanese
- Develop specialized instructional materials in Japanese to support the NC SCOS; make extensive use of visual aids, realia, and manipulative materials to assist students in associating Japanese with the curriculum
- Actively involve parents in supporting their children's progress in the language immersion program
- Attend and actively participate in various meetings such as staff meetings, PTSO meetings, grade level committees, etc.
An explanation of benefits is available at: http://www.cms.k12.nc.us/Jobs/benefits/Pages/default.aspx
To apply, please go to: https://ats4.atenterprise.powerschool.com/ats/job_board_form?op=view&JOB_ID=4600229241&COMPANY_ID=00014342&redirect_qs=&redirect_qs=start_index%3D100%26softsort%3DNAME%26APPLICANT_TYPE_ID%3D00000001%26COMPANY_ID%3D00014342
If you have questions, please write to Dr. Felicia Eybl, principal at: Feliicia.firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted: July 1, 2021
TDK is one of the world’s largest producers of multi-layered chip capacitors, with facilities in five countries. TDK’s advances in thin film technology and commitment to customer satisfaction have provided the fuel for this growth. Smaller case sizes, higher capacitance per unit area, and innovative packaging styles are all evidence of this commitment. Since 1986 TDK Components USA, Inc. has been distributing capacitors to customers in North and South America, and has recently started distribution to Europe. Many of our customers are in the automotive industry.
Job Openings: Production Operator and Process Expert (Engineering Technician Entry Level)
Process Expert( Engineering Technician Entry Level):
A process expert monitors and optimizes processes, as well as problem solving quality and efficiency related issues.
To apply, please go to the TDK career site at: bit.ly/TDKJobs
Posted: June 23, 2021
ATLANTA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Job Opening: Part-time Karate Teacher at Coretta Scott King Academy
Job Number: 4600216385
Closing Date: 06/30/2021
The Hourly Karate/Physcial Education (PE) Teacher will be expected to utilize current strategies and theories to plan, organize and implement structured lessons. This position reports to the Principal.
Compensation: Hourly; $29.75 up to 29 hours per week
Work Days: 191
For more information and to apply, please write to: McKenzie, Margaret at email@example.com
Posted : June 10, 2021
Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce
Position: Chairman's Club Manager
Description: Oversees our portfolio of programs while providing high-level service to our executive-level membership
To view a detailed description and to apply, please see: https://www.gwinnettchamber.org/chairmans-club-manager/.
Posted : June 10, 2021
Marta is one of the largest transit systems in the U.S. that provides bus, rail and mobility services for the elderly and disabled. MARTA's service population is 1.65 milion in the City of Atlanta, Fulton, DeKalb and Clayton Counties. MARTA provides service for nearly half a million passengers boarding each weekday.
Benefits to working at MARTA:
To view the available job opportunities, please see: https://itsmarta.com/current-job-openings.aspx.
Posted: June 10, 2021
KUBOTA MANUFACTURING OF AMERICA
Overview: Kubota Manufacturing of America established its U.S. headquarters in Gainesville in 1988. Since then Kubota has opened four other manufacturing facilities. It explores tractors, lawn mowers, and utility vehicles. It exports throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Japan. Kumota is strengthening the operations at our production facilities with the aim of continuing to produce high-quality products our customers have come to expect and depend on.
Kubota is an equal opportunity employer with the following benefits:
- Accounts Payable
- Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance
- Facility Maintenance
- Quality Control Clerk
- Stand-up Forklift
- Warehouse/Material Handler
- Accounting Analyst
- CAD Drafter/Checker
- Design Engineer
- FEA Engineer
- Field Test Engineer
- Human Resources Generalist
- Human Resources Recruiter
- Lab Test Engineer
- Logistics Engineer Manager
- Manufacturing Engineer
- Manuacturing Supervisor
- Packaging Specialist
- Planning Analyst
- Quality Control Engineer
- Quality Control Assistant Manager
- Scheduling Analyst
- Supply Chain Engineer
- TEA Bilingual Analyst
For more information, see: www.kubota-kma.com/fulltime-opportunities.html
Posted: June 4, 2021
ALSTON & BIRD
Alston & Bird LLP has grown to become a leading national and international firm while remaining steeped in a culture with client service and teamwork as the cornerstones of all that we do. We develop, assemble and nurture the strongest and broadest array of legal talent and expertise necessary to meet our clients’ needs in an ever-changing world. With more than 400 attorneys in the Atlanta office, virtually all of our legal service areas are represented here.
Position: An individual seeking Japanese-speaking free-lance employee to assist with internet research, phone inquiry to Japan, and coordination of individual attorney's continuing studies and various interests in Japan. To begin, this service would involve the individual's desire to purchase a residential property, establish property management/maintenance services for the same, establish accounts with utilities, and dressing out that residence. Also the hiring individual would desire travel research and planning assistance. It does not require any legal, real estate, or tax expertise.
- Fluency with Japanese language, general office skills, and logistical problem solving
- Telephone research calls will require evening work to accommodate business hours in Japan
Length of Job: At least one annual US and Japan tax filing season.
Compensation: An hourly basis with amount determined based on experience and qualifications.
If interested, please inquire to: Alan Gay at Alan.firstname.lastname@example.org; PO Box 8123, Savannah, GA 31412.
Posted June 3, 2021
Job description: Part-Time Lecturer of Japanese
Job ID: 222801
Location: Columbus State University
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Founded in 1958, Columbus State University, with an enrollment of nearly 8,000, is part of the University System of Georgia. CSU offers more than 70 programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels and is ranked among the top public regional universities in the South by U.S. News & World Report. Columbus, located 100 miles southwest of Atlanta and the second-largest city in Georgia, is recognized as a vibrant and contemporary cultural community - https://visitcolumbusga.com.
Columbus State University has a nationally recognized track record of partnership and outreach through efforts such as the Cunningham Center for Leadership Development, Coca-Cola Space Science Center, Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, and its own residence - the Spencer House - in Oxford, England. The University has two primary campus locations in Columbus, Georgia: the original campus on 150 acres in midtown Columbus and a beautiful campus in historic downtown Columbus overlooking the Chattahoochee River. The Columbus region, with more than 350,000 residents, is home to world-class enterprises such as Aflac, Synovus, W.C. Bradley Company, TSYS and Ft. Benning, the U.S. Army's Maneuver Center of Excellence headquarters. For additional information about the University visit our website at www.ColumbusState.edu.
Inclusion is one of Columbus State University's values. The 2018-2023 Strategic Plan specifically states that we will work “to attain a level of diversity among faculty and staff that more closely reflects the student population.” The range of diverse students at CSU is reflected by the diverse student organizations, including Collegiate 100 Men of CSU, Collegiate Women of Columbus State University, Minority Association of Premedical/Prehealth Students, Pride +, CHispA, and others.
The Department of Modern and Classical Languages at Columbus State University is seeking qualified applicants to teach two Japanese language and culture classes per semester at the Elementary and Intermediate levels. The instructor must be willing to comply with department teaching requirements; recruit to their language program; and participate in professional development activities.
Required Qualifications: The successful candidate should have an earned Master's degree and at least 18 graduate credit hours in the Japanese language and/or literature; and must have native or near-native fluency in Japanese. The selected candidate must have the ability to operate the Online Learning Management System.
Required Documents to Attach: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled. Applications for part-time and full-time faculty positions must include transcripts of all academic work, and official transcripts must be presented prior to campus visit if selected for interview. Applicants must have the ability to meet Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) requirements, in particular a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the teaching discipline. Columbus State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Committed to Diversity in Hiring. A successful criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment.
Required Documents to Submit with Online Application:
All applications and required documents must be submitted using the Columbus State University's online employment site.
We hire part-time lecturers for the Fall and Spring semesters, as dictated by demand. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Joelle Bonamy, Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Columbus State University, 4225 University Avenue, Columbus, GA 31907; or e-mail to email@example.com.
To apply, visit https://careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu/psp/careers/CAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=30000&JobOpeningId=222801&PostingSeq=1
Posted: May 3, 2021
COLUMBUS AND HARDAWAY HIGH SCHOOLS
Job: Japanese Language Teacher
We are seeking a full-time Japanese language teacher at Columbus High School and Hardaway High School in Columbus, Georgia. The position will involve teaching students in grades 9 through 12. The course levels will be Japanese Level 1 through Level 3. There may also be Level 4 and AP Japanese students.
This is a full-time teaching position in the Muscogee County School District. Benefits include health and dental insurance, a 403-B retirement plan and a Georgia state pension plan, plus a life insurance policy.
If you are seriously interested in the teaching position at Columbus and Hardaway High Schools, please submit your resume by email.
The applicant must hold U.S. citizenship or a Permanent Resident “green card”.
Dr. Marvin Crumbs
Columbus High School, Liberal Arts Magnet
1700 Cherokee Avenue
Columbus, GA 31906
Kristen W. Hull
Principal, Hardaway High School
2100 College Drive
Columbus, GA 31906
Posted May 1, 2021
GEORGIA REDISTRICTING ALLIANCE
Job: Redistricting Fellow for Queer/Trans BIPOC Community
by the Georgia Redistricting Alliance, ProGeorgia, and host
organizations this program will identify and train community leaders to
serve as regional Redistricting Fellows for 12-18 months starting in the
first quarter of 2021. Fellows will learn skills critical to monitoring
and intervening in the 2021-2022 redistricting process at every level.
GRA is a coalition of organizations who believe that quees/trans BIPOC community should be at the forefront of the fight to protect our voting power and are preparing OUR communities to lead redistricting in 2021 and 2022. To learn more about GRA, visit www.garedistrictingalliance.org.
Fellows will work with advocates from the Georgia Redistricting
Alliance (GRA) to equip and support communities across Georgia to both
act as the “eyes and ears” notification system lost after the Shelby
decision, and to engage meaningfully in the redistricting process, from
demystifying the process to producing, analyzing and advocating for
will be hosted by Host Organization: ProGeorgia, Georgia Coalition for
the People’s Agenda, GALEO, or Asian Americans Advancing Justice -
Atlanta (AAAJ-ATL). Fellows will not work exclusively with these
organizations, rather they will work with host organizations and GRA to
develop an outreach strategy to Black, Latinx, AAPI/ AMEMSA, and other
immigrant/ refugee communities.
Fellows will undergo training on how to use communities of interest (COI) online mapping tools, Maptitude for Redistricting software; they will work with member organizations of GRA to develop a plan for engaging local communities in COI work. Fellows will execute their individualized plan with support, resources, and ongoing training from GRA, ProGA and host organizations. Additionally, fellows will receive a laptop and a license to map-drawing software. Fellows will meet regularly for on-going training and to share experiences across communities. At the end of their first year, the Fellow and their supervisor will assess whether they would like to continue to a second year. Fellows will be expected to work part-time, 15-20 hours/week at $17/hour to execute their individualized plan under the direct supervision of their host organization. They will be paid biweekly.
Fellow is committed to:
- Commitment to social justice and equity
- Work with host organization and GRA to engage and support the broader coalition and stakeholders
- Attend on-boarding session
- Attend regular trainings during their fellowship
- Create/implement individual plan with goals by the completion of the fellowship
- Complete 12-month fellowship and evaluate whether to continue to the 2nd year
Eligibility for interested applicants:
- Has a connection to the Georgia (preference will be given to residents)
- Experience completing basic tasks on a Windows computer
- Strong interest in learning new technology
- Demonstrated experience in community or electoral organizing
- Expectation of timely and consistent communiction
- Vehicle and drivers' license
NOT required: Prior experience using map drawing software or in-depth knowledge of the redistricting process.
Women, non-binary, LGBTQ, Black and people of color community members are strongly encouraged to apply.
fellow will be employed part-time at an hourly rate of $17/hour for a
maximum of 20 hours per week for a 12-month period. Mileage (over 50
miles) and additional expenses incurred will be reimbursed.
Direct inquiries or apply by emailing cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
ATLANTA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Jobs: Japanese Language Teacher and Karate Teacher
Coretta Scott King YWLA is looking for self motivated World Language Japanese Teacher (for the 2021-2022 SY) to provide face-to-face instruction with students in the school building with the ability to ensure student success through differentiated instruction. The candidate must be adaptable to changing school and district needs and able to create and maintain a climate that promotes respect, tolerance, and peaceful problem solving for all students. This position reports to the School Principal and will be assigned to be physically present in the school building location.
For more information about World Language Teachers, visit our page: https://www.atlantapublicschools.us/Page/1026
Education: Bachelor's Degree with at least a 2.5 GPA
Available for face-to-face instruction within the school building with students present
Compensation: Salary: depends on whether one position for both teaching areas or two part=time positions for Japanese and karate
Grade: T4 to T7
FLSA Status Exempt
Employment Category: Certified
Reports to: Principal
Posted: March 22, 2021