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Part Time Computer Science Teacher

Pacifica Christian High seeks to hire a part-time computer science teacher starting in the Fall 2019 academic year. The teacher is a member of our Science and Engineering Department, reporting to the Department Chair. The ideal candidate has Project-Lead-The-Way (PLTW) high school computer science and robotics/engineering teaching experience, is adept and passionate about engaging high school students at all grade levels, and is a proactive collaborator with other department and faculty members.

Responsibilities:

Teach introductory computer science course (one or two classes in 75-minute period block schedule) based on PLTW "Computer Science Essentials" pacing guide.

Develop course description, syllabus, and long-range lesson plan per school template.

Proficient in the following programming languages: MIT App Inventor, Blockly, and Python

Provide differentiated learning environment to support both accelerated and under-performing students

Maintain a habit of regular email communication with students and their families to promote personal growth and success

Prepare lessons in advance for substitute teacher in the event of your absence

Regularly attend our weekly chapel services, sitting with students as appropriate

Attend and participate in weekly faculty meetings and/or department meetings

Actively engage in daily school life both during school hours and outside of the classroom (e.g. open houses, athletic events, theatrical performances, all-school retreat)

Attend at least one professional-growth opportunity during each calendar year (preferably PLTW core training in summer 2020 in order to teach the next-level Computer Science course (AP CSP) in the Fall 2020 school year, and additional PLTW CS courses such as Cybersecurity in later years.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in relevant field (Master's degree preferred)

Project-Lead-The-Way core trained for "Computer Science Essentials" course (prior completion preferred; if not, then mandatory 2-week core training in summer 2019 prior to first year of teaching)

Prior teaching experience (high school level strongly preferred)

Affirm and sign our Statement of Christian Faith as a faculty member

Active member of a Christian community


Apply here: https://pacificachristianhigh.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=56


Email: kkirchner@pacificachristian.org Phone: 3108287015