Creative Technologist (Upper School: Grades 9-12)
Marymount School of New York seeks a full- or part-time creative technologist for the 2020-21 school year.
The main roles of the Creative Technologist include:
- Teaching 3 or 4 high school classes in digital arts and computer science
- Managing the Upper School makerspace
- Offering creative technology support to students and teachers in the Upper School division
The ideal candidate demonstrates a commitment to Maker education; has experience working in an experiential learning environment; is comfortable with the use of hand tools, electronics, computer software and hardware, and various other technologies; as well as an effective collaborator with strong communication skills.
Marymount seeks educators who are committed to learning and teaching in a collaborative, dynamic environment. Faculty are expected to be active participants in the School community as well as innovative instructors in their respective classrooms. As Marymount is an Apple Distinguished School, with 1:1+ program (iPads in the N-V and MacBook Airs in VI-XII), all teachers are expected to be comfortable using educational technology daily. With the School's modified block schedule in each of its four divisions (instructional periods of 50-80 minutes in the Lower and Lower Middle Schools and 60 or 75 minutes in the Upper Middle and Upper Schools), teachers are expected to have a range of appropriate instructional practices in their repertoire and be equipped to differentiate instruction to reach a range of learning styles.