Director of Technology

Job Level
Senior position
Job Category
  • Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • All Areas of Technology

Villa Maria Academy High School, located in Malvern, PA, has an opening for a DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY.  This is a 12 month position reporting to the Director of Strategic Initiatives and supervises the Network Administrator and IT Support Specialist.

Primary responsibility of the Technology Director is to provide for the planning and implementation of technology to improve teaching, learning, communication, and school management.


  • Master’s Degree in Educational Technology, Computer Science/IT or related field.

  • Instructional Technology Specialist certification or teaching certificate, optional.

  • Experience working in a school environment.

  • Minimum 5 years progressively responsible experience in the development, installation and maintenance of information systems.

  • Strong understanding and experience setting up, configuring, and managing network components.

  • Strong understanding and experience working with MS Active Directory, group policies, security groups, and network logon scripting.

  • Possesses efficient time management and problem solving skills

  • Is an effective communicator and writer, collaborator and leader who understands the independent school market.

This is a position with responsibilities that range from strategic and long-range technology planning and implementation of systemwide technology solutions, to providing one-on-one, and group training and support. Experience working in the education field is important for understanding how technology supports educational outcomes, where technology funding sources can be accessed, and that a culture of collaboration and creativity can support success.


  • Guide the school in the implementation of technology

  • Stay current with trends in education and technology to make recommendations for the direction of instructional and infrastructure technology.

  • Manage the budgets used for technology purchases, including technology-based capital projects, building and special projects.

  • Maintain and update the technology infrastructure to facilitate communications

  • Oversee the training of school staff in the use of technology

  • Attend and serve on ALT (Admin Leadership Team), Admin Staff, Security and Safety Committee.

  • Coordinate and support data management needs of the school.

  • Supervise all technology personnel and advise with computer science curriculum resources.

  • Coordinate and maintain a procedure for backup /recovery of all mission critical systems and cloud storage

  • Support Principal and core administrative team as requested with systems and technology.

  • Monitor the following school infrastructure systems with IT Team, Facilities Director or administratively as outlined in Cyber Plan.

  • Serve as an ambassador of the Tech Program and VMAHS at events both on and off campus.

How to Apply

Send Letter of Inquiry, Resume and VMAHS job Application to:
Sr. Mary Smith, IHM, Director of Personnel
Villa Maria Academy HS
370 Central Ave
Malvern PA 19355