Devon Preparatory School, a Catholic, college preparatory school for young men in grades six to twelve, is seeking a full-time Robotics & Computer Programming Teacher for the 2019-2020 school year.

Devon Prep’s approach to education is based on the traditions of the Piarist Fathers who are dedicated to the education of youth.  It is the goal at Devon Prep to inspire in our students a commitment to values that will enable them to become responsible leaders.  Focusing on each student’s potential, we believe that the school and the family must work together to foster a love of learning which will propel the student into a lifelong quest for excellence—for the glory of God and the service of neighbor.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge of computer programming and robotics

  • Ability to present oneself and one’s ideas with clarity, confidence, and poise

  • Classroom management skills

  • Critical thinking and problem solving

  • Passion working with children

  • Energetic 

  • Prior experience

COURSES:

  • AP Computer Science – Java, C++ or Python

  • Robotics – LEGO Mindstorm and Tetrix Robotics – familiarity with Robot C software desired

  • Microsoft Certification Course – Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Clubs – Competitive Robotics Teams – High School level

EDUCATION:

  • Masters Level in Technology Education, Computer Science, or Computer Programming preferred

  • Experience with 3D Modeling and AutoCAD valued

SKILLS INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Knowledge of high school developmental stages

  • Programming Concepts & Syntax

  • Mechanical and Engineering Knowledge a plus

INTERESTED PERSON’S CONTACT:

Courtney Mollica
HR Generalist
Devon Preparatory School
610-688-7337 x 140
cmollica@devonprep.com

Devon Preparatory School does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or national or ancestral origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other School-administered programs, or in the administration of its hiring and employment practices. The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

SUMMARY

Organization: Devon Preparatory School
Location:
Pennsylvania
Job Category:
Teacher / Instructor
Areas of Responsibility:
Robotics
Job Level:
Academic position
Job Sector:
Applied Tech (STEAM / Maker / CS / Design)