Part-Time Middle School Computer Science Teacher

Stratford School
Published
August 5, 2022
Location
Milpitas, CA
Category
Job Type

Description

The Computer Science Teacher is responsible for the student engagement and campus leadership around the computer science curriculum program at Heritage Oak Private Education. This person must be professionally prepared to teach computer science to our students and support the computer science curriculum. Additionally, the teacher agrees to uphold the high expectations of student engagement, success around 21st Century Learning outcomes and high academic standards of Heritage Oak Private Education.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Planning, supervising and implementing the Computer Science curriculum in accordance with Heritage Oak standards, policies, and procedures.
  • Proficient use of the various technology tools supporting the Heritage Oak Computer Science curriculum, around critical and computational thinking along with digital citizenship and technology literacy goals on our student outcomes.
  • Collaborate with the grade level teachers to plan and integrate the Core Knowledge curriculum, when possible and appropriate, with computer science projects.
  • Monitor, document, and assess student progress. Maintain close communication with the directors and parents regarding student issues, and conferencing as deemed necessary.
  • Submit weekly lesson plans and updates to the Enrichment Director on status around the computer science programs.
  • Represent Heritage Oak as the campus point person/ambassador of technology integration and computer science at their school site.
  • Participation in all school events and other special events include; Back-to-School Night, Open House, Welcome Back Picnic, in-house training programs and Staff Meetings, etc.
  • Establish positive guidance techniques rather than negative methods to correct and influence student behavior.
  • Assist in other duties as assigned by the Enrichment Director, including morning arrival and departure procedures.
  • Be familiar with and execute a grade K-8th grade curriculum that provides for coding skills, incorporates robotics and integrates key concepts of ethics and digital citizenship as outline via the ISTE standards.
  • Be able to create and execute lesson plans on coding, robotics and digital citizenship via the apple iPad platform
  • Display energy and enthusiasm, maintaining evident interest in the job.
  • Contribute and share ideas freely with other staff members.

Competencies:

Professionalism

Strong customer service skills, both external and internal

Cooperative

Builds interpersonal relationships

Alert to the needs of others, students, and coworkers

Punctual and reliable

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Flexibility

Skills/Knowledge/Education:

Prior to being hired, a teacher shall have a BA or BS degree from an accredited or approved college or university. A transcript and/or copy of the degree from the approved university/college must verify the coursework, or a current and valid teaching credential issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.

Prior work experience in a classroom setting strongly preferred.

Technical Skills/Experience

Understanding of Computer Literacy and Digital Citizenship skills

Knowledge of CSTA and other academic technology standards a plus

Proficiency in utilizing the Apple iPad platform to execute lessons

Able to troubleshoot to solve minor computer and connectivity issues

Proficient in MS Suite of products

Prior programming/coding experience a plus

Experience using and teaching with educational software

Experience with a variety of technology in the classroom such as computers (PC and Mac), digital projectors, document cameras, Interactive Whiteboards, 3D Printers, and student devices

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