Sidwell Friends, a coeducational Quaker day school located in Northwest Washington, D.C., seeks a full-time Computer Science Teacher to join the Computer Science and Engineering Program.
The Computer Science Teacher will be responsible for teaching three Computer Science classes (in Java and Python) and providing academic technology support and training to Upper School students. Additionally, the Computer Science teacher will support robotics and coding initiatives in the Middle School after-school program.
The successful candidate will possess deep knowledge and passion for computer science, be proficient in Python and Java both in the classroom and in co-curricular activities.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references via our online application.
A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, information technology, or an equivalent technical discipline is required (Master’s preferred). Experience teaching at the secondary level is highly desirable.
Sidwell Friends School (SFS) is a PK-12, co-educational Quaker day school with campuses in Washington, D.C., and Bethesda, Maryland. Founded in 1883, the School is a nonprofit, tax-exempt institution governed by an independent Board of Trustees.
For the 2015/16 school year, 1,149 students (572 boys, 576 girls) are enrolled. Forty-seven percent of the student body are students of color. Twenty...-three percent of the student body receive $6.7 million of need-based financial assistance. The School employs 156 teachers and 112 administrative and support staff. Tuition for the 2015/16 school year is $37,750.
Sidwell Friends School is committed as an institution to the ideal of diversity with regard to age, economic background, ethnicity, gender, physical disability, political affiliation, race and sexual orientation in its student body, faculty and staff. The School does not discriminate in the administration of its admissions, financial aid or loan practices; curricular offerings, including inter-scholastic athletics and physical education; other School-sponsored programs and activities; or in the hiring and terms of employment of administrators, faculty and staff. Except for special considerations that may be given to members of the Religious Society of Friends because of the School's Quaker affiliation, the School does not discriminate on the basis of religion.