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Job Title:
Computational Science Teacher / Technology and Engineering Department Head
Job Type:
Full Time
Position Level:
Experienced
Job Description:

Mid-Pacific seeks an innovative, inspirational, and creative educator to lead the Technology and Engineering Department in the High School. This is a growing program that includes, but is not limited to, engineering, fabrication technologies, industrial design, robotics, sensor technology, immersive technology, computational thinking/science and coding.  This individual will partner with the Science department, Visual and Digital Art programs, and the Mid-Pacific eXploratory program (MPX) in emerging curricular areas of industrial arts, design thinking and prototyping, data visualization, reality computing and immersive technology.

 

The Computational Science Teacher/Department Head is seen as a leader of educational technology in support of Mid-Pacific’s technology vision and initiatives. Working in conjunction with the High School Academic Leadership and the Director of Educational Technology, the Computational Science Teacher/Department Chair will help create the curriculum within the Technology and Engineering department. As a High School Department Chair, this individual will serve on the Academic Chairs Group and the Curriculum Committee; fulfill specific responsibilities relating to both leadership and the administrative duties of the department; and, report directly to the Assistant Principal for Academics.

Applicant Requirements:

Candidate must be a self-starter who is passionate about Computational Science, coding, programming, networking and technology. This candidate will keep abreast of all facets of technology including, but not limited to:  hardware, software, social media, and educational technology legislation. This individual should also serve as a pleasant, professional, knowledgeable and approachable point-of-contact for all Mid-Pacific constituents, particularly faculty, staff, students, and families. Effective communication of technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences through clear and articulate written and oral communication is required. A Bachelor’s degree in Computational Science or a related field from an accredited university or college and teaching experience at the secondary level in Computer Science or a related field is preferred.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, and/or experience within Educational Technology and/or teaching
  • Professional certifications
  • Experience with Apple iOS, Android, Mac OS X, and Windows
  • Demonstrated experience creating a collaborative, positive team atmosphere
  • Previous experience supervising colleagues
  • Familiarity or direct experience with an International Baccalaureate program

Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, and teaching philosophy to mp_humanresources@midpac.edu.

 

Education:
4 Year Degree
Non-discriminatory Statement:
School Name:
Mid-Pacific Institute
Street Address:
2445 Kaala Street
Honolulu, HI 96822-2299
Phone:
808-973-5000
Fax:
808-973-5099
President:
Dr. Paul Turnbull
Founding Date:
1908
Religious Affiliation:
Independent
Accreditation:
HAIS, WASC
Membership Status:
Full Member
Licensed:
Yes
Day / Boarding:
Day Only
Gender:
Co-ed
Grade Levels:
PreSchool thru 12th
Enrollment:
1550
International Students Accepted:
Yes
Summer Programs Offered:
Yes
Kindergarten Cut Off Date:
12/01
Website:
Social Media:
    
Admissions Contact:
Ms. Ella Browning
Admissions Email:
08/27/2019 11:57 AM 06/30/2022 admissions@midpac.edu School
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