Episcopal High School in Houston seeks a dynamic Director of Educational Technology to provide technical assistance and instruction to the faculty in support of the laptop program at EHS. Specifically, the responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Develop and deliver effective training programs to incorporate more technology into the curricula.
Provide training on and support for the Faculty Web Portal, other website-related needs, and peripheral devices.
Provide leadership, guidance, and support for the Faculty Tech Mentors.
Advise the Technology Leadership Team.
Compile and provide periodic metrics and reports on the progress of technology objectives and initiatives.
Promote responsible online social networking.
Assist with other activities as identified by the Director of Institutional Technology.
Bachelor’s degree or higher
2+ years of experience in working in technology and teaching at the high school level
Proficiency in working with multiple platforms (Mac, Windows…), peripheral devices, MS Office, and social media tools
Demonstrated willingness and ability to be patient, empathetic, supportive, and service-oriented
Demonstrated ability and success in working independently and collaboratively
Demonstrated desire and ability to be creative and innovative
Solid oral and written communication skills
Interested candidates are asked visit the school's website at www.ehshouston.org and to e-mail a letter, resume, and contact information of four professional references to John Gillet, Director of Institutional Technology.
About Episcopal High School in Houston
Founded in 1983, Episcopal High School of Houston is a four-year coeducational day school within the Episcopal Diocese of Texas. The school community is faith-centered and provides instruction to college-bound students with a wide range of abilities. The strong academic program is complemented by extensive offerings in the arts, religion, and athletics. Episcopal is located on a 35-acre campus in the suburban residential community of Bellaire, which is surrounded by Houston.
Enrollment – 730 students total
Faculty – 98 men and women, with 60% holding advanced degrees.
Average class size – 15
Schedule – On an academic semester calendar with seven periods and lunch in a day
Financial Aid – Approximately 18-22% of students receive financial aid.
College Attendance – Generally, 99% of Episcopal High School graduates attend a four-year college.