Parker School seeks a Technology Teacher to teach middle and upper school students in a college-preparatory environment. This position is available at the start of the second semester of the 2016-17 school year. The school has launched a new technology curriculum and the Technology Teacher will play an integral role in developing this program.
This full-time faculty member will teach two sections of upper school semester-based courses; one section of upper school robotics, to include out-of-class competitions and events; one section of middle school electives including introductory courses and robotics; and will support the middle school tech/robotics club. This position will also be responsible for communicating with students, families and colleagues, and will fulfill basic faculty duties.
Qualifications for this position include a bachelor’s degree in a related field (advanced degree preferred) and prior experience teaching middle and/or upper school students. Experience in robotics coaching is required.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
Knowledge of diverse programming languages leading to tangible student outcomes such as web pages, 3D printing and fabrication, animation, games, and apps.
Ability to implement curricula for technology classes and electives, such as:
Computer Science Applications & App Design
Web Foundations & Design
3D Printing & Fabrication
Animation & Game Design Principles
Willingness and ability to learn, participate, and be active in a private school community; strong problem solving, decision making, critical thinking, and teamwork skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills; self-motivated with high work standards and attention to detail.
More information about Parker School can be found at www.parkerschoolhawaii.org. To apply, submit a resume and letter of interest with three references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parker School is a small, independent, co-educational day school located in beautiful Waimea on the Big Island of Hawai'i. We provide a college-preparatory program, emphasizing personal and educational excellence, for students in grades K-12.