German-American School
of Palo Alto

P.O. Box 50942
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 520-3646

Saturday Class Location
475 Pope Street
Menlo Park CA 94025
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The German-American School of Palo Alto (GASPA) (a Saturday School and Summer Camp Program) in Menlo Park has immediate openings for teacher and assistants as part of our Summer Camp Program.

We are looking for motivated and experienced colleagues for our 2019 Summer Camp Program. Our Camp Program runs from June 24th through July19th from 9am to 2pm and our afternoon program from 2-6pm. Students are ages 3-12.

Workdays: Monday through Friday.


+ US citizen, green card holder or visa with work permit (We are not able to assist with visa or work permit applications)
+ Fully fluent in German (near native) or a native speaker
+ Teaching experience
+ Independent lesson plan preparation
+ Knowledge of German songs and literature
+ Creativity, enthusiasm, and the ability to design lessons based on the interests of the students

Time Requirements:

+ Instruction takes place Monday through Friday from 9am-2pm, and afternoon care from 2-6pm. (no classes on July4th)
+ Classes are held on the campus of Alto International School in Menlo Park.
+ Some lesson plan preparation time prior to instruction.
+ Additional hours may be required for set up and meetings

Important Notes:

Given that GASPA is a Saturday School, we are not able to provide full time employment, nor are we able to assist with matters related to visas and work permits. Please be aware that the cost of living in the San Francisco Bay Area is very high compared to other areas and that the part-time positions offer by GASPA do not cover the cost of living in this area.

How to Apply:
+ Please submit resume and summary of interests and qualifications to jobs (at) Responses written in German are requested. Resumes without cover letters may not be considered.
+ If you are non-US citizen, then you must be able to provide all applicable documents that allow you to work legally in the United States.

About GASPA:
+ Since 1960's, the German-American School of Palo Alto (GASPA) has offered immersion-based instruction in the German language and in the culture, traditions, and geography of the world's German-speaking countries. (
+ We are an equal opportunity employer, encouraging diversity in the workplace.
+ We offer classes at all levels ranging from toddler to adults.
+ Classes are taught by an experienced faculty from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the United States.

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We are looking for German Language Teachers for all ages and levels (Pre-K through adult) for our German Saturday School Program in Menlo Park.

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