The Computer Science Teacher is responsible for teaching high school students in Technology, specifically for C-STEM, AP Computer Science Principles, and AP Computer Science A. This teacher facilitates student understanding of technology by mastering skills of locating, analyzing, and creatively communicating information effectively, and helps prepare students to become independent users of technology, for academic and artistic purposes. The teacher will be a passionate educator who is deeply committed to Catholic, faith-based education and student success. He or she is a subject matter expert that knows how to build a positive classroom culture focused on learning, uses student learning data to drive his or her work, and delivers engaging rigorous instruction. The teacher is expected to implement the school mission and philosophy, to follow the policies of the Diocese of Sacramento, and to adhere to the directives set by school administration. The teaching portion of this position is 60%.
This position will also support the Technology Department by providing educational technical support to the SFHS community on all teacher software platforms, technology devices and office equipment. This position ensures that all technology, hardware and software, is updated and running smoothly on a continuing basis. In collaboration with the Director of Educational and Information Technology and the Technology staff, the Educational Technical Support Specialist will be responsible for training faculty, staff, students, and parents on device use and policies. The Technical Support Specialist portion of this position is 40%