Category: Middle School Education
School: Stratford School
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Date Opened: Nov 2, 2021
Job ID: 9788
The Computer Science Teacher is responsible for the student engagement and campus leadership around the computer science curriculum program at Stratford School. This person must be professionally prepared to teach computer science to our students and support the computer science curriculum along with the ongoing education technology integration throughout the school. Additionally, the teacher agrees to uphold the high expectations of student engagement, success around 21st Century Learning outcomes and high academic standards of Stratford School.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Strong customer service skills, both external and internal
Builds interpersonal relationships
Alert to the needs of others, students, and co-workers
Punctual and reliable
Excellent oral and written communication skills
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 preferred.
Understanding of Computer Literacy and Digital Citizenship skills
Knowledge of CSTA and other academic technology standards a plus
Able to troubleshoot to solve minor computer and connectivity issues
Proficient in Word, Excel and PPT
Prior programming 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, and student devices
Position requires a high level of energy with the ability to move from a sitting to a standing position frequently. Must be able to frequently bend, stoop, and perform extensive walking. Be able to move quickly from one place to another to ensure safety. Can lift up to 50 pounds and is able to work indoors and outdoors. Must be able to push and maneuver a computer cart loaded with computers and other essential materials weighing between 250-400lbs. Must be able to supervise students by sight and sound.