Educational Technology Specialist

Job Level
Entry-level position
Job Category
Specialist / Associate
  • Technology
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Instructional Technology

The Hillside School, located in Macungie, PA is seeking a part-time Technology Integration Specialist/Teacher.

  • Instruct students, teachers, staff, and parents

  • Develop whole class instruction for students and teacher training in Assistive Technology, Google Drive, coding, videography, software, internet safety/cyberbullying, etc.

  • File E-Rate forms and keep on top of deadlines, requirements and legal constraints associated with the E-Rate program

  • Research and evaluate new developments in educational technology particularly for students with language-based learning disabilities

  • Preview and test hardware, software and websites for possible use at The Hillside School, complete cost analysis for each and purchase

  • Troubleshoot minor software and hardware issues (when Junction PC is not on site) and assist Junction PC when they have to remote into a computer

  • Communicate with vendors

  • Prepare documentation for grant proposals as requested/needed

  • Maintain technology records and equipment inventory

  • Create technology budget and maintain detailed records for annual audit

  • Manage and administer online subscriptions for students (including enrollment, withdrawals, etc.)

  • Spearhead technology initiatives that support teaching and learning

  • Provide curriculum assistance regarding device usage, software applications, and the general instructional use of technology in the classroom

  • Perform related duties as assigned/required

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree preferred in Educational Technology, Information Technology, or Computer Science

  • Demonstrated knowledge of instructional technology hardware, software, and related web-based or other tools

  • Demonstrated success working with colleagues to identify instructional needs to enable/enhance student learning

  • Classroom teaching experience preferred

  • Fluency and proficiency with Google Apps for Education

  • Strong organizational, technical, and analytical skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

How to Apply

Send information to Donna Henry, Head of School, 
or The Hillside School
2697 Brookside Road
Macungie, PA 18062
by October 27, 2021:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Copies of clearances and certifications