Educational Technology Associate Teacher

  • Brentwood School
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Full Time Academia Education Information Technology Internet Training

Job Description

Brentwood School inspires every student to:

Think critically and creatively.

Act ethically.

Shape a future with meaning.

 

BRENTWOOD SCHOOL

Ed Tech Associate Teacher

 

Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for an Associate Teacher to work in our Educational Technology program. Brentwood School Associates teach in an environment partnered with a Lead Teacher. 

Essential Duties:

  • Plan and co-teach weekly EdTech classes using computer software, iPad apps, and STEAM-related experiences along with the EdTech Specialist
  • Assist in preparation of materials to support EdTech lessons throughout the Lower School
  • Plan, support, and facilitate technology-rich curriculum along with the EdTech Specialist and Lower School homeroom teachers
  • Work with the EdTech Specialist and homeroom teachers to enhance lessons through new uses of technology
  • Plan and co-lead Professional Development for faculty and staff in conjunction with the EdTech Specialist
    • New teacher technology orientation workshops
    • Training on network operating system, email, and school-wide systems
    • Training on curriculum related software
    • Offering technology related courses for faculty and staff to promote lifelong learning and develop technology competencies
  • Contribute to the design, development, and maintenance of online learning environments
  • Plan and co-lead parent and student seminars and workshops in conjunction with the EdTech Specialist
  • Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
  • Understand current technology practices both in and out of the classroom
  • Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
  • Contribute to making recommendations involving the purchase of new hardware and software for faculty
  • Implement the long-range technology plan in consultation with the EdTech Specialist and the Director of Educational Technology
  • Engage in professional and personal development and commit to growth in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Participate and initiate opportunities that demonstrate one's growth, knowledge, and skills
  • Other duties as assigned by the EdTech Specialist or the school’s administrative team

Experience and Training:

  • BA Degree required; Master’s Degree and student teaching and/or experience in a school environment is strongly preferred

In addition, a candidate should possess the following skills and personal qualities:

 

  • High degree of technical aptitude
  • Ability to work accurately under the pressure of deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competency
  • An interest in and openness to professional development
  • Commitment to equity and inclusion
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility

 

COVID vaccination and Booster will be required for this position unless candidate has a legally valid exemption

 

Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that best represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles.  Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to the contact person listed below. In your letter, highlight your education and experience specifically related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com.

 

Victoire Parker

Administrative Assistant to the Lower School Director

Email: vparker@bwscampus.com