Classroom Teacher - Chester Community Charter School,The
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Computer Technology
Job Title: Computer Education Teacher
Job Location: Chester Community Charter School
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Technology Education K-12
District: Chester Community Charter School,The
Chester, PA 19013
Telephone: 610-447-0400 EXT 227
Job Description:
Computer Education Teacher-Middle School

FLSA Status: Exempt
Employment Term: 10 months/Full-Time

Job Goal: A Computer Education Teacher is a vocational educator in the field of computer science and related technological areas who coaches and teaches students in the fundamentals of computer software and hardware.

Essential Functions:
  • Creates lesson plans that are appropriate for the age and abilities of the students in the class.
  • Evaluates student performances in class and on tests and provides feedback.
  • Assigns special projects to students.
  • Communicates students’ progress to parents, particularly regarding students who need tutoring or other extra assistance.
  • Provides appropriate resources and learning materials for students.
  • Identifies varying teaching methods that work best for students who learn differently.
  • Develops and updates curriculum for the classroom.
  • Conducts research.
  • Encourages creativity in students.
  • Maintains computer laboratories and keeps an inventory of supplies.
  • Ensures that computer equipment is functioning properly.
  • Maintains accurate records of students’ progress in class and on examinations.
  • Keeps order in the classroom and handles student behavior issues in accordance with school system policies.
  • Ensures that the internet in the classroom is used only for appropriate educational purposes.
  • Posts grades and sends grade reports to parents as required by the school system.
  • Teaches remote or online classes to adult students who cannot take part in daytime classes.
  • Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree; advanced degree preferred
  • Valid teaching certificate for Business, Computer and Information Technology
  • Previous teaching experience preferred
  • Mastery of the necessary content knowledge and skills to successfully teach assigned content area(s) and grade level(s) and deliver exceptional standards-based instruction in assigned content area(s) and grade level(s) that ensures academic growth for all students, including those with special needs.
  • Exceptional classroom management, organization, planning, instructional delivery, leadership, and technical skills; and the ability to utilize differentiated instructional methods to engage students in positive learning experiences.
  • Must have knowledge of a wide range of computer technologies.
  • Must have good social networking skills.
  • Must have understanding of computer monitors, central processing units, operating systems, hard drives and file storage.
  • Secure three background checks: PA State Criminal, PA Child Abuse, FBI Fingerprinting

Chester Community Charter School (CCCS) proudly serves students in grades K-8 on four campuses in nine school buildings in the Chester Upland Community. More than 4,000 students — two thirds of the district — call CCCS their school. CCCS is dedicated to empowering students as learners through the development of a results-driven academic environment, which includes a partnership with parents, a focus on building life skills, and a commitment to cultivating children’s instinctive quest for knowledge.

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