Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, educating students in Pre-K through 12. As part of an international network of schools, we are committed to a set of principles shared by all Sacred Heart Schools. Known as the "Goals and Criteria,” these principles articulate the core components of a Sacred Heart education, and charge our community with a unified educational mission.
At the heart of our philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts. Our job is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community. Convent of the Sacred Heart is committed to being an equitable and inclusive community and seeks candidates who connect to our Mission and Goals.
Lower School Technology Integrationist
Immediate Opening - June 2020
The Lower School has an immediate opening for a Technology Integrationist for the 2019-2020 academic school year.
Qualifications: Applicants must possess a master’s degree and demonstrate strong technology skills. Lower School teaching experience is required, and applicants should demonstrate enthusiasm for working with young learners. Applicants should also possess a commitment to using innovative teaching practices, the ability to use multiple modalities to engage students, and excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Teach technology classes to students in Grades 2-4
Collaborate with faculty in designing and implementing STEAM projects in Grades K-4
Provide training to Lower School faculty in groups and individually with regards to curriculum resources as well as STEAM and integrated curriculum projects
Provide support to faculty and students on technology-related issues
Manage online subscriptions for various websites and programs
Collaborate with the Middle School and Upper School technology integrationists
Assist with other school duties as required as a member of the Lower School community, such as lunch and recess duty or presentations to faculty members and parents
Support the Lower School Admin Team in implementing our new ON Suite system as well as in enhancing our communication systems by helping to develop calendars, class pages, and other resources for parents
Preferred Skills and Expertise:
Ability to support Google Apps for Education and integrate the suite of tools into the classroom
Knowledge of current trends in educational technology, especially related to STEAM
Knowledge of how to integrate technology into a K-4 curriculum
Understanding of multiple OS platforms and device form factors
Ability to troubleshoot basic hardware and software issues relevant to the classroom and STEAM education
An equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.
Internal Number: 1189
About Convent of the Sacred Heart
The Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City’s oldest independent school for girls, established in 1881 by the Society of the Sacred Heart. Part of a worldwide network of over 150 schools committed to the mission of Sacred Heart education, the school is housed in two landmark buildings on 91st Street and Fifth Avenue. Since its inception, Convent of the Sacred Heart has been governed by a strong commitment to the education of the whole child, addressing her intellectual, spiritual, social, and emotional development.
Convent of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Sacred Heart seeks to hire outstanding and diverse faculty who work together harmoniously toward the common mission of the school.