The Position A key member of a team charged to advance student learning in computer science, computational thinking, and problem-solving, this faculty member will deliver courses and help implement a new series of programs. The ideal candidate will be excited by the opportunity to help the school and our students grow, and to act as a campus thought leader in this work.
About Us At The Episcopal Academy, we are united by our shared mission, rich history, and dedication to excellence. An EA employee:
Is kid-centered, embraces school and life and shows it through actions and interactions with students, colleagues, and parents.
Embodies and lives The Stripes.
Consistently maintains high standards for his or her own work and motivates others to achieve the same standard of excellence.
Demonstrates a desire and willingness to constantly grow and learn, both personally and professionally, and sees others – especially students – as having the ability to learn and reach success.
Fosters a positive culture by being optimistic, selfless, flexible, and collaborative.
Demonstrates a belief in and commitment to fostering an inclusive and diverse school community.
The ideal candidate will also possess:
Knowledge of pedagogies and tools to develop students' computational thinking and coding skills
Expertise in Scratch, Python, and Java; capacity to teach AP Computer Science Principles and AP Computer Science A
Successful track record teaching digital literacy and/or digital citizenship
Experience with engineering design processes
Passion and expertise growing STEM, robotics, engineering or similar innovative programs
Excitement for the possibility of being a key part of the development and implementation of novel programs and initiatives
Interest in collaborating with colleagues in a Pre-K through 12 environment
Interested candidates should submit the following materials as separate PDF attachments in one email with the subject line "Computer Science Teacher" to email@example.com. Title attachments with your last name, first initial and document name.
Cover letter expressing interest in this position;
List of five references, including name, relationship to applicant, phone number, and email address of each (References will be contacted only with the candidate's permission).
Position Term: Begins 2018 School Year
The Episcopal Academy seeks candidates who hope to help foster a school environment where all people are valued and where all perspectives are respected and appreciated, as described in our Diversity and Inclusion statement.
About The Episcopal Academy
The Episcopal Academy, located in Newtown Square, PA, offers college preparatory education for more than 1,200 boys and girls from PK-12th Grade in three units: Lower, Middle and Upper schools.
Episcopal Academy does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability and familial affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law.