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Technology Teaching Partner

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Technology Teaching Partner

Johannesburg Campus

Direct Supervisor: Director of Technology

Starting Date: 1 October 2020

 

Position Overview
The Technology Teaching Partner works with the Director of Technology (DoT) and the Technology Integration Coaches (TICs), and co-ordinates with the TSC to support to enhance the learning program. He/she establishes an effective rapport with students and other staff members in all aspects of teaching and learning associated with technology.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A degree/diploma in education/ technology, or working towards such a qualification
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience in working with students, in schools and educational environments
  • Experience in the technology field

Skills and Attributes

  • Previous experience with working with students in a school or educational environment/ technology division
  • an interest in and ability to utilize technology
  • an excellent level of spoken and written English
  • good communication and interpersonal skills in order to communicate effectively with students, faculty and parents
  • ability to work independently, orderly and precisely to meet deadlines, self-educate
  • ability to deal with problems tactfully and with empathy for others
  • ability to organize and analyze complex tasks in a systematic manner
  • enthusiastic, creative and committed to working with students and faculty
  • Possess a keen sense of responsibility, a self-starter, and ability to self- educate

Performance Responsibilities

  • support and assist TICs when co-teaching
  • support and assist classroom teachers when using technology with students
  • respond to technical ‘how-to’ requests from teachers
  • provide logistical support during key ‘organizational’ periods (beginning year, tech systems support, report cards, testing, etc)
  • help oversee the day-to-day organizational and logistical aspects of the ES & MS Maker Spaces: scheduling; room and resource organization; equipment organization and maintenance; source, purchase and organize supplies
  • source, purchase and organize technology supplies
  • support students on an individual and/or small group basis in teacher led instructional settings
  • supervise students as and when required ie classroom, playground etc
  • participate in curriculum and staff development opportunities as required
  • maintain a high level of professional competence through in-service education and professional growth activities.
  • other tasks as determined by the Director of Technology

School Hours:

  • 0700 – 1530 Monday, Tuesday & Thursday
  • 0700 – 1600 Wednesday
  • 0700 – 1500 Friday
  • Infrequent work during weekends may be required.

Application Process:

In order to complete the AISJ application process, please forward your CV and cover letter to the email address below.

Closing Date
30/10/2020
American International School of Johannesburg, Saddlebrook Estate, Johannesburg
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