Lake Highland Preparatory School is Central Florida’s premier, private, college preparatory school for Pre-K through 12th grade. When students enter our classrooms, they meet energetic educators who are passionate about what they teach and who focus on developing the greatest potential of each student. Our classes are small, providing the optimal setting for students to be encouraged and inspired.
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Lake Highland Preparatory School develops and empowers students with noble character, keen intellect, and an enduring love of learning to thrive in a highly competitive, widely collaborative and ever-changing world. The school’s “whole child” approach fosters confident, competent, and functional citizens who are intellectually, physically, emotionally, and spiritually prepared to pursue their dreams, achieve their full potential, and successfully cope with life challenges.
The teacher will instruct students in computer robotics curriculum and I or specialized, related topics in the computer science STEM area. Provide assistance as a technology resource and as a lead specialist in the iLab. The teacher will perform related teaching tasks and functions planning, research, curriculum alignment, assessment and record-keeping.
Applicants from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Demonstrate skill in various teaching methods, such as lecture, demonstrations, group work, hands-on activities and uses audiovisual aids, technology and other resources to supplement instruction.
Prepare a yearly plan, course objectives and unit outlines for course of study following curriculum guidelines and I or requirements of the State of Florida, LHPS, and accrediting
Technology resource for students, faculty and staff.
iLab technology specialist lead for faculty and
Provide leadership as vertical team computer subject area
Assigns and corrects
Administers both formative and summative tests and assessments to evaluate student progress and adjust teaching plan.
Keeps accurate and up-to-date student
Issues reports to parents to inform about progress and assessment Keeps attendance and grade records.
Maintains discipline and safety in
Meets and/or communicates with parents to discuss individual studentprogress and problems.
Participates in faculty and professional meetings, curriculum projects as needed, educational conferences and teacher training
Meets accreditation standards for professional qualifications
Should be willing to do whatever necessary to assure comfort, safety and health of students entrusted to him I
Performs other duties as requested or assigned by supervisor.
How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter indicating how you would succeed in this position, a current resume, and three professional references with at least one immediate supervisor (preferably current). All materials should be submitted electronically as PDFs and emailed to email@example.com specifying "Lower School Computer Science Teacher” in the subject line.
This position announcement is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job title and the education and skills required. This is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills that are required or may be required in the future.
Background Screening: LHPS conducts background checks, including fingerprinting, and drug testing and may use a third party administrator. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Lake Highland Preparatory School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Skill set current with trending technology to implement and
Must have excellent communication and people
Must be able to work well with children and have a working knowledge of child development at the level in which they will be
Must be proficient in common technology systems and be competent in school technology systems such as email, mapping programs, grade book programs, instructional management systems, library data bases, and office productivity and presentation software, including word processing, spreadsheet, file management, PowerPoint and
Bachelor's degree. Must have a college major or be certified in the area of study for which he/she is responsible the major portion of the day.
Preferred: Three or more years of teaching experience in field. Advanced degree.