Lower School Computer Lab Teacher

Job Level
Academic position
Job Category
Teacher / Instructor
  • Applied Tech (STEAM / Maker / CS / Design)
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Computer Science

The Waterford School, a Nursery - XII day school enrolling 900 students in suburban Salt Lake City, seeks a full time Nursery 3 – Class V, Computer Lab teacher for the 2015 - 2016 school year. Waterford offers a broad, college-preparatory liberal arts program that emphasizes the fine arts in conjunction with the traditional academic disciplines. The Computer Lab Teacher teaches in a computer lab with students leaving the homeroom for classes in the lab several times a week. Additionally students have specialists in music, science, art and PE. Each homeroom class has 22-24 students and there are three sections of each grade level. Waterford follows a September to June school calendar.

The ideal candidate would be a teacher who possesses substantial knowledge of current and emerging technologies. Who, with the assistance of the homeroom teacher, could teach students to use technology tools such as word processing, databases, spreadsheets, and presentations aligned with the classroom curriculum. The candidate would also be expected to teach introductory computer coding to Classes III – V, using a simple language such as Scratch or Blockly, and be prepared to monitor and assist students as they use online courseware to learn touch typing and reinforce academic skills learned in the classroom. Duties include curriculum development, lesson preparation, student assessment, availability to individual students and parents, and attendance at meetings and selected school events.
The Waterford campus is set on 45 acres at the foot of the Utah’s Wasatch Mountains, one of North America’s premier outdoor and recreational areas. The school offers an outstanding working environment. The atmosphere is collegial; both families and faculty show a genuine commitment to learning.

For more information, please go to www.waterfordschool.org.

Qualified candidates should forward a resume and letter of interest, by email to


Lee Bromley

Assistant to the Head of School

The Waterford School

1480 E. 9400 South

Sandy, UT 84093

Fax: 801-523-3431

Phone: 801-816-2212