The Park School of Buffalo Technology Fellowship is a part-time (20 hour per week), 12 month, entry level position within the Information Technology department. It is a two-year placement providing an experiential learning opportunity specifically open to graduate students in the field of technology with a focus on technologies in educational environments. This would allow time for the fellow to pursue graduate courses at a local institution of higher education.
The Technology Fellow reports directly to the Director of Technology, and is primarily concerned with supporting Faculty, Staff, and students with general technology issues in a multi-platform environment. It is expected that the Technology Fellow will be available minimally during regular business hours Monday-Friday from 8:00am-5:30 pm year-round. Occasional evening and weekend hours will be required for scheduled maintenance or major projects.
Technology Support including network hardware, software, and audio visual equipment.
Conduct one on one and group training sessions on a variety of technology topics.
Assist classroom teachers in technology integration.
Must be a graduate student enrolled in a technology program.
Strong multi-tasking, troubleshooting, analytical, communication and technical skills.
Excellent grasp of verbal and written English. Must be able to use proper grammar, spelling and punctuation in written communications.
Ability to lift or move up to 25lbs frequently and occasionally lift or move items weighing more than 50lbs.
Must be fluent in GSuite and Office 365.
The candidate must be a US Citizen or permanent resident. There are no visa sponsorships available.
About The Park School of Buffalo
Founded in 1912, The Park School of Buffalo has the distinction of being one the oldest Progressive schools in the country. Park is an independent, co-educational school serving approximately 300 students enrolled in prekindergarten (3 and 4 year olds) lower school (kindergarten through grade 4), middle school (grades 5 through 8), and upper school (grades 9 through 12). Park is uniquely situated on 34 beautiful acres in Amherst, New York. The School’s campus – formerly a farm – includes a pond, marsh, gardens, and a greenhouse while being located just minutes from downtown Buffalo and easily accessible from many communities throughout Western New York. Park School’s educational philosophy embraces active, student-centered learning, delivered by exceptional teachers who design and continuously update a robust curriculum. Park faculty members approach each student as an individual within the context of a kind and respectful community. From the preschool years through college preparation, The Park School of Buffalo helps learners realize their own unique potentials and prepares them to be confident, successful, life-long learners.
The Park School is an equal opportunity employer a...nd welcomes applications from all qualified professionals regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, or sexual orientation.
Additional information about The Park School can be found at www.theparkschool.org