King School (King) is an independent, college preparatory day school serving students from Pre-kindergarten through Grade 12. We are a diverse, vibrant learning community dedicated to educational excellence and the fullest academic and personal achievement of our students.
Job Description: King seeks a full-time Innovation Lab Director who will report to the STEM Program Director.
Primary responsibilitiesinclude, but are not limited to:
Cultivate curiosity, creativity, innovation, and agency through myriad activities that include, but are not limited to, making, hacking, redesigning, and tinkering.
Foster self-reliance and risk-taking.
Increase programming - both during and outside of the school day/year.
Build relationships across departments that result in interdisciplinary and project-based learning.
Provide ad-hoc teaching support.
Ensure a safe, actively monitored, and well-maintained innovation lab.
Degree in at least one of the following fields: science, engineering, architecture, visual arts, industrial arts, and/or graphic design. Preference given to those with expertise in multiple categories.
Experience using tools and technology creatively, especially fabrication technologies such as 3D printers, CO2 lasers, CNC routers, and general woodshop tools and machinery.
Passionate about teaching and problem solving.
Ability to teach in an interdisciplinary setting.
Adept at managing a dynamic, student-centered classroom.
Excellent communication skills and ability to constructively collaborate with colleagues.
Commitment to King’s Mission, Virtues, and Diversity Policy Statement.
About King School
King is an independent, college preparatory day school serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. We are a diverse, vibrant learning community dedicated to educational excellence and the fullest academic and personal achievement of our students.