Choate Rosemary Hall seeks a Director of Academic Technology with a start date of July 1, 2019. The Director of Academic Technology supports and enables the integration of technology into the curriculum for the improvement of teaching and learning. The Director is responsible for the School's academic technology strategy and for the implementation of that strategy in the context of faculty, student, institutional, and academic departmental goals. Therefore, the Director is expected to maintain contemporary knowledge and expertise in the fields of emerging technologies, curriculum design, and pedagogies relevant to the instructional uses of technology. In addition, the Director teaches two academic courses. A full job description can be found here.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years of classroom teaching experience, understand how to support the implementation of technology initiatives across multiple content areas, and have a demonstrated ability to plan, design, implement and evaluate professional development initiatives/programs. Experience teaching at the high school level is preferred. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively orally and in writing as well as possessing the necessary cultural competency skills to engage with and learn from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
Our faculty is deeply committed to the entire student experience; it is expected that faculty responsibilities will include a combination of student advising, residential life, and extracurricular activities. Applicants must be dynamic individuals who are passionate about their discipline, collaborative and innovative in their approach to teaching, and who embrace and support the diversity of our student body. Choate is committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body. Candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall is a coeducational, independent secondary school located in central Connecticut with 850 boarding and day students and over 300 employees.
Choate serves intellectually gifted and motivated students of diverse backgrounds from across the globe whose commitment to serious study is enhanced in an academically challenging and personally supportive setting.
Employee benefits include a generous defined contribution 403(b)plan, medical and dental insurance coverage, vacation, long-term disability and group term life insurance.