Technology Education Teacher Grades K-8

The Village Charter School | Trenton, NJ

  

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CountyMercer
Posted Date 3/29/2022
Expiration Date8/31/2022
Description
Position Purpose 
 
-  Under the general supervision of the School Principal, to develop students' skills and competence in technical skills, the use of technology, and the ability to problem solve in a wide variety of settings. 
 
  
Essential Functions 
 
-  Develops and administers technology education curriculum consistent with school district goals and objectives; develops technology units to be delivered in the classroom or technology lab. 
 
-  Promotes a classroom environment that is safe and conducive to individualized and small group instruction, and student learning. 
 
-  Develops lesson plans and instructional materials, and utilizes appropriate equipment for subject area; translates lesson plans into learning experiences to develop pertinent sequential assignments, challenge students, and best utilize the available time for instruction. 
 
-  Designs learning activities to demonstrate the application of technical skills to everyday existence; guides students in the selection of projects or experiments. 
 
-  Instructs students in the proper and safe use, care and storage of tools, machines and equipment. 
 
-  Conducts ongoing assessment of student learning and progress, and modifies instructional methods to fit individual student's needs, including students with special needs; conducts individual and small group instruction as needed.
 
-  Continues to acquire professional knowledge and learn of current developments in the educational field by attending seminars, workshops or professional meetings, or by conducting research. 
 
-  Organizes and maintains a system for accurate and complete record-keeping, grading, and reporting for all student activities, achievement and attendance as required by district procedures and applicable laws. 
 
-  Encourages parental involvement in students' education and ensures effective communication with students and parents. 
 
-  Ensures that student conduct conforms to the school's standards and school district policies, and establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
 
 
Additional Duties 
 
-  Performs other related tasks as assigned by the Principal and other central office administrators as designated by the Superintendent. 
  
Note:   The above description is illustrative of tasks and responsibilities.  It is not meant to be all inclusive of every task or responsibility. 
 
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities 
 
-  Knowledge of current teaching methods and educational pedagogy, as well as differentiated instruction based upon student learning styles. 
 
-  In-dept knowledge of, and ability to use, MS Office Standard (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access). 
 
-  Knowledge of PC and Apple hardware and software. 
 
-  Knowledge of a wide range of industrial, technical and technology-related subject areas, as well as best practices in incorporating technology into student learning activities. 
 
-  Knowledge of data information systems, data analysis and the formulation of action plans. 
 
-  Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws regarding education and students. 
 
-  Ability to use computer network system and software applications as needed. 
 
-  Ability to organize and coordinate work. 
 
-  Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents. 
 
-  Ability to engage in self-evaluation with regard to performance and professional growth. 
 
-  Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others contacted in the course of work. 
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Qualifications Profile 
  
Certification/License: 

- Teacher of technology
  
  
 
  
 
County
Mercer

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