MS Computer/Technology Teacher

Company:

Lake Chelan School District

Job Description:

Lake Chelan School District has an opening for a middle school Teacher to teach Computers for 6th, 7th, & 8th grades, Technology Electives for 7th & 8th grades, and be a technology liaison for the MS/HS building. This position will start the 2021-2022 school year.

Key Responsibilities: (The primary tasks, functions and deliverables of the role)
• Develops appropriate Computer Science Technology Curriculum for students in grades 6-8 which include Vex robotics, drones, and Amazon Future Engineers program.
• Knowledge and understanding of Computer Technology
• Differentiate instruction and assessments to meet the diverse needs of students
• Develop lessons that engage students in higher order thinking and problem–solving
• Foster creativity through the offering of technology focused electives and clubs
• Attend and participate in staff development programs, faculty events, meetings, and serve on staff committees as required
• Assist with educational technology
• Create an atmosphere of mutual respect, confidentiality and support with students, parents, and colleagues
• Provide a safe and nurturing learning environment in which students can take intellectual risks
• Help students develop habits of mind and skills that will enable them to become lifelong learners, critical thinkers and effective problem solvers
• Follow and promote the school code of conduct, social media, and acceptable use policies
• Other duties as assigned

Required Experience, Skills and Competencies (The abilities needed in order to perform this role effectively)
• Possess or qualify for immediate issuance of a valid Washington State teaching certificate
• Knowledge and understanding of current and emerging digital privacy laws
• Skill in utilizing a variety of instructional strategies (including technology) to engage student learning through innovative, relevant learning experiences
• Ability to protect and ensure the privacy of confidential school information
• Bilingual/bicultural (English/Spanish) applicants are encouraged to apply

Preferred Experience, Skills and Competencies
• Basic knowledge of Adobe products: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, or similar
• Experience with Arduinos, Raspberry Pi, Drones, LEGO Mindstorm, VEX Robotics, or similar
• Basic knowledge of Hapara, IXL, Code.org, Atlas, Khan Academy or similar
• Experience teaching in a middle school environment
• Bilingual/bicultural (English/Spanish) applicants are encouraged to apply

Position open until filled

Current LCSD employees need to apply through Employee Access. To log into Employee Access, use the Skyward link located on the main page of our district website.
Interested applicants are asked to complete a Fast Track online application located on the district website at: www.chelanschools.org.
For questions about this position please contact Brian Wood, Middle School Principal, at woodb@chelanschools.org or 509-682-4061. For application questions, please contact Human Resources at hr@chelanschools.org or 509-682-3515.

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