Georgetown Day School, a progressive, coeducational day school dedicated to the creation of a just, inclusive, and diverse school community and located in the nation’s capital, invites applications for a High School Computer Science teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.
The ideal candidate will:
Have the flexibility, interest, and expertise to teach both introductory and advanced programming/makers courses
Embrace and foster non-conventional, collaborative approaches to teaching and learning through problem-solving methodologies, driven by student inquiry
Cherish working in a diverse and inclusive community of active learners
Duties and Responsibilities
Teach up to 4 sections of applied computer science consisting of but not limited to the following courses: AP Computer Science A, Python, Advanced Python, Introduction to Web Development, Introduction to App Development
In partnership with the Director of Innovation & Technology, develop CS curricula for the HS division that is fun and engaging for students, and highlights the impact CS knowledge can have on the world around them
Develop faculty-facing curricula around computer science and technology for peer-to-peer instruction during the summer months
Serve as an advisor in GDS’s student advisory program
Attend faculty meetings, engage in teaching and learning partnerships with colleagues, be a collegial, outgoing, creative and fun co-worker
Qualifications:a B.S. in Computer Science or a related field is required. A Master’s degree and at least 5 years of teaching or equivalent experience are preferred.
Application for all positions is done through our website using ultipro. To apply and to find out more about the school, candidates should visit our website atwww.gds.org.
Georgetown Day School does not discriminate in its educational, admissions, and personnel programs and policies or activities on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion or religious creed, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, disability or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law.