Computer Science Teacher (Chicago, IL)

Design, write and use lesson plans; teach Computer Science o elementary and/or middle school students through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations; implement appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials and equipment to ensure comprehension of learning styles and student needs; establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate these objectives to students; prepare students for computer science/technology related competitions and contests; prepare students for standardized tests; coordinate school science/technology fairs and/or extracurricular activities as assigned; employ technology practices to strengthen the instructional process; help students assess and enhance their study methods and habits; produce formal and informal testing to evaluate student success; prepare classroom to enhance learning and to aid in physical, social and emotional development of students; control student behavior in agreement with the student handbook; ensure necessary and reasonable measures are taken to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities; provide input on book, equipment and material selection; establish communication rapport with parents, students, principals and teachers through meetings and conferences; gather, manage and maintain all reports, records and other documents required; be active in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences and assist in staff committees as necessary.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Education, Computer Science, or Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology plus 24 months progressive exp. in the job at K-12 school environment including writing computer science lesson plans, coordinating school science/tech fairs and/or extracurricular activities required; M-F, 40 hrs/wk; Send resume (by mail only) to Serdar Kartal, Horizon Science Academy Belmont Charter School, 2456 N Mango Avenue, Chicago, IL 60639.