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Middle School Technology Coach Position
The Shipley School, founded in 1894, is a co-educational, college preparatory, independent day school currently enrolling 835 students in grades Pre-K through 12. Located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, the school is committed to educational excellence and dedicated to developing in each student a love of learning and a compassionate participation in the world. The Middle School has 225 students in grades 6-8, and a faculty of 30.
The Shipley School is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals. The school will make all employment decisions for employees and applicants without unlawful discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, creed, genetic predisposition, victim of domestic violence or any other basis protected by law.
The Shipley School seeks a creative, collaborative, and experienced educator to serve as the Middle School Technology Coach. The successful candidate will join a well-established faculty and a school-wide technology team with dedicated technology coaches in all three divisions. This position reports directly to the Head of Middle School.
· Meet with teachers one on one and help them integrate technology into curriculum.
· Plan and facilitate technology activities to enhance the middle school curriculum.
· Oversee the Middle School scope and sequence of technology-related skills integrated at each grade level.
· Support the continued growth of the one-to-one laptop program.
· Continue to grow the programing curriculum, including the implementation of Scratch and Alice.
· Evaluate and recommend software to the Director of Educational Technology for use by teachers and students.
· Support faculty with their technology and software needs.
A bachelor’s degree in technology, education, or a related field is required; a master’s degree in education or a related field is preferred. Teaching experience is required, and the successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to multi-task and work effectively with students and adults with varied learning styles and abilities with technology.
Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, resume, and complete the online application to Shane Kinsella email@example.com
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Shipley upholds and promotes the integrity of each individual. We nurture a concern for others, self-worth, and personal achievement. The School is dedicated to the ongoing process of creating a safe and accepting environment for all people. We value and honor differences in ability, age, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status.
Shipley is committed to sustaining a vibrant, inclusive, and caring multicultural community. The goal of raising cultural awareness and understanding is reflected in many areas of school life.
In seeking to fill faculty and staff positions, we encourage all applicants. We particularly encourage applicants who will enrich the diversity of our community.