Charlotte Latin School is seeking an enthusiastic, innovative, and flexible Lower School Educational Technology Coordinator who will work alongside teachers and students to inspire and support technology-infused learning.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Work collaboratively withLower School colleagues to design, develop, and help deliver Educational Technology initiatives that align to the mission of the School and the needs of the Lower School.
Co-teach an average of ten Educational Technology lessons per week in Lower School classrooms.
Coordinate Digital Citizenship education in grades 2-4 and help teachers infuse Digital Citizenship practices into their curricular areas.
Provide guidance and training for Lower Schoolfaculty in areas including the School’s LMS, iPads, MacBooks, and the Google Suite for Education.
Support Lower School Educational Technology use on a daily basis through:
advising, collaborating with, and training of teachers and students, both in and out of the classroom, during regular school hours,
assisting with app and EdTech setups, and
troubleshooting EdTech-related problems.
Evaluate the effectiveness and sustainability of current and future uses of Educational Technology at the Lower School level and advise administration on best EdTech policies and practices.
Lead the Lower School in establishing EdTech best practices, modeling effective use of the School’s LMS.
Serve as a member of the K-12 EdTech Department, staying up-to-date on the latest EdTech tools and trends, researching and proposing new technologies that enhance teaching and learning, offering appropriate professional development options for faculty, and functioning as a liaison to the Technology Services Dept. and the Upper and Middle Schools.
Comply with School policies and procedures.
Perform other duties as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field, Master’s preferred
Five plus years of well-rounded experience in education, with at least 3 years in the classroom; ideally with Independent schools at the Lower school level
Teaching and working with elementary age students
Patience for working with young learners
Expertise in Google applications and iPad technology is vital
Pedagogical expertise and comfort leading a class of young learners
Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines
Exceptional project management and execution skills
Ability to work both independently and within a team
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Adherence to the highest level of professionalism by demonstrating honesty, integrity, and maturity
About Charlotte Latin School
Charlotte Latin School values diversity. Charlotte Latin School is an effective learning environment that accepts all people. As a community of learners, the School believes that a deep understanding of differences is necessary to its overall mission. Charlotte Latin School prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or marital status.
Founded in 1970, Charlotte Latin School is a fully accredited, college preparatory, coeducational, non-sectarian, independent day school, serving students in transitional kindergarten through twelfth grade.
Charlotte Latin School is an equal opportunity employer.