The Phelps School has an opening for a full-time teacher of Computer Science and Director of Technology for the Academic Year 2021 – 2022. Candidates should have working knowledge of contemporary programming languages, application development, and web development. Currently, students follow web-based curricula offering introductory programming, as well as advanced courses. The Director of Technology will help to meet the technology needs of the School’s students and staff, as well as lead the planning and implementation of systems, programs, and curricula that will carry the School’s technology into the future. Teachers at Phelps are dynamic men and women dedicated to helping each boy become a better person – in and out of the classroom. They enjoy working with students in relatively small classes and engaging collaboratively in curriculum design and professional improvement. They serve as advisors to as many as five students and are involved in co-curricular programs as coaches, activity sponsors, and community service project supervisors.
Teaching up to 5 assigned sections of various levels in the Computer Science department, including Advanced Placement classes
Serving the school’s after school program for two seasons as either a coach or program leader
Serving the school’s residential and student life program one/two weeknights per week and one/two weekends per month
Serving as an advisor to as many as five students
Bachelor’s degree required; Masters preferred.
Teaching experience and/or experience in informational technology in an educational setting
Experience teaching and working closely with adolescents of various ages
Creative teaching style that embraces relational learning
Ability to provide both rigor and support for all students
Commitment to be actively engaged in the school community
Ability to serve in the School’s co-curricular program as a coach or program leader
Excellent communication skills
Ability to support the residential life needs of a boarding school community
Additional Salary Information: housing on campus available