Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish is a public, tuition-free K-7 charter school located in Terrytown, LA. Our school offers a unique approach that empowers students to live fulfilling, responsible, and successful lives by building on our three foundational pillars: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character. Athlos students develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills as well as a broad knowledge base and healthy lifestyle habits. Our school culture celebrates high academic achievement, fosters individual growth in fitness and Performance Character, and promotes regular family engagement.
Responsibilities and DutiesWorks with school leadership to support the adoption of research-proven, standards-based instructional practices.Assists teachers in integrating instructional technology within classrooms and lessons.Assists with data collection utilizing assessment tools.Trains school staff on various effective classroom technology strategies with devices such as interactive projectors, document cameras, and mobile technology.Creates and implements a procedure for staff to submit technology support requests.Monitors technical support requests involving voice, video, data, hardware, and software.Provides feedback to staff concerning their technical support requests.Maintains current information concerning student access (Acceptable Use Policies signed by students and parents) and informs the office when a student does not turn in a signed form.Assists with inventory involving software licensing, technology purchases and relocations.Assists staff with hardware use, connectivity, and/or problems including, but not limited to, computer workstations, laptops, printers, projection devices, telephones, etc.Assists the director in implementing the use of technology by staff in the school.Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Skills
Experience: Degree in education, technology, or related field.
Experience Required: Possesses at least 3-5 years of successful teaching and/or educational technology experience in a school setting.
Certification Preferred: Teaching Certificate and/or Educator License.Growth mindsetReflective practitionerInnovativeCreative problem solverWilling to take risksHighly organizedEffective at time managementSeeks out professional learningWilling to continue to learn and try new strategies/protocolsWilling to plan and work collaboratively with a teamAble to build relationships with students from a variety of backgroundsGood communicator and active listener