Carry out an existing curriculum which aligns with our Middle School and upper-level Upper School Computer Science curricula.
Collaborate with our full-time Middle and Upper School Computer Science teachers as needed.
Facilitate student-centered and differentiated instruction in order to reach a wide range of student abilities and learning styles.
Present material and assess students in a way that stimulates higher-level, analytical thinking.
Facilitate courses through Canvas, our adopted learning management system.
Value and promote critical thinking, resourcefulness, growth mindedness, and problem solving.
Be available to work with students who need extra assistance during tutorial time.
Write thoughtful report card comments three times a year that clearly outline student’s strengths and areas for growth.
Keep abreast of developments in the field of Computer Science by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and conducting individual exploration of emerging technologies and applications.
This part-time position has the potential to become a full time position with benefits in the fall of 2022.
Qualifications: Must be willing to assist and support students above all else. Must have strong teaching skills with an ability to meet various learning styles. Strong written and oral communication skills as well as good interpersonal skills are required. Computer proficiency, technical skills, and knowledge of a wide range of computer technologies and applications are needed. Must be adaptable and flexible enough to to work individually and as part of a team. Must be willing to learn, study opportunities, and improve competencies in the computer science curriculum. Requires the ability to connect, collaborate, and partner with students, teachers, administrators, and staff. Promotes the mission and values of Ravenscroft.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and two to four years of teaching experience. Advanced degrees and certifications are desirable, but not required.
About Ravenscroft School
Ravenscroft School is an independent coeducational day school offering a broad curriculum in the liberal arts with numerous advanced classes and an emphasis on best-practices teaching methods at every level. Founded in 1862, the school enrolls 1160 students in grades pre-K through twelve who demonstrate high standards of conduct as well as the capability of achieving success in a rigorous academic program.
Ravenscroft School Mission Statement: "The Ravenscroft community, guided by our legacy of excellence, nurtures individual potential and prepares students to thrive in a complex and interdependent world."