Instructional Technology Specialist

St. Mark Catholic School
Employment Type
Full Time
Location
Wilmington, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week:  40

Job Summary

The Instructional Technology Facilitator provides on-site, job-embedded support for teachers to improve student learning through the use of technology tools and practices. The ITS assists teachers with the integration of technology in the classroom, trains teachers to use technology in an effective and productive manner, and assists with curriculum development as it relates to educational technology and academic standards. The ITS is responsible for modeling instructional and technology integration with students, teachers, and administrators while providing training and professional development to teachers, developing curriculum related to technology initiatives with their instructional colleagues, or performing similar kinds of duties and responsibilities as the school may deem appropriate. Reports to the Principal.

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Provides direct support to the classroom teacher for the utilization of technology tools and resources to support instruction in the classroom
  • Consults and collaborates directly with teachers and school personnel, and works with students for the purpose of modeling or demonstrating a lesson for a teacher
  • Collaborates and assists teachers in integrating appropriate technology tools in the curriculum to enhance teaching and learning
  • Designs and implements high quality technology professional development opportunities throughout the school year for teachers and staff to use technology in an effective manner
  • Develops a rich library of curriculum-driven support materials and technology-enhanced resources for grade levels and subject areas for teachers
  • Researches and develops methods of academic standards and curriculum with effective technology-based teaching and learning strategies to improve student achievement
  • Assists schools in developing and implementing short-term and long-term learning goals into school improvement plans to support student achievement objectives and proficiencies
  • Facilitates the school effort in promoting; critical thinking, creative thinking, collaboration, communication and citizenship
  • Provides technology onboarding for new students, families
  • Assists with the design of online and in-person courses using Google Classroom 
  • Stays abreast of current trends in technology used in K-12 Education
  • Oversee online testing programs, data management
  • Serves as the manager of all instructional technology software, annual updates, roster imports, license renewals, etc.
  • Create a schoolwide plan for instructional technology and virtual learning
  • Manages the instructional technology budget, recommends appropriate software

Minimum Requirements

  • Must hold or be eligible for a North Carolina teaching license, and Instructional Technology Specialist License
  • Applicant must have a minimum of three (3) years of teaching experience in the K-12 curriculum
  • Applicant must have a strong foundation in pedagogy and teaching methodologies and be skilled about the integration of technology into the curriculum
  • Applicant must be able to communicate effectively with adult and student learners
  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing a criminal background and reference checks
  • Completing Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire

Parish or school background information:

St. Mark Catholic School is a PreK – 8th coeducational school with approximately 500 students.

Position Start Date: 08/02/2021