Fulton Academy of Science and Technology is hiring a coding teacher for grades 6-8. Coding is a core class at FAST which all students are required to take.
About Us: Serving students in K-8, the mission of Fulton Academy of Science and Technology (FAST) is to provide an education based on innovation, design thinking and problem-solving with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to children in the Fulton County community. Fulton Academy of Science and Technology is an accredited charter school in Roswell, GA that is also STEM certified. FAST’s goal is to prepare children in a way that provides them a foundation to be creative innovators and problem solvers so they are prepared for success and leadership in our rapidly changing world. By applying our background theme for academics, children will develop the foundations for learning and thinking that prepares them for success in post-secondary education and careers.Fulton Academy of Science and Technology is committed to:
- Teaching the skills and habits necessary for success in the areas of STEM
- Recruiting, training and retaining excellent teachers
- Building partnerships between the school, parents and the wider community
The computer science classes serve both as introductory courses for students new to computer science and advanced study for students who show ambition and understanding of concepts. Grades 7 and 8 will follow Georgia Introduction to Digital Technology and Computer Science Principles standards for High School credit:
GACE Certification in Computer Science
Commitment to our academic goals of developing critical thinking skills, Project Based Learning, and Innovation
Excellent communication skills
Ability to design, and implement curriculum for classes
Strong collaborative skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in computer science; master’s degree in a computer science, related field or education
- Experience teaching/mentoring students through projects for demonstration of proficiency and mastery.
*Qualified to teach high school level courses in the state of Georgia
Fulton Academy of Science & Technology provided the following inclusive hiring information:
We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits include paid health plan, TRS (retirement), and more.
How to Apply
Applications will be reviewed as received. Please note that due to the high volume of applicants, we will only notify those who meet our selection criteria. Fulton Academy of Science and Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in relation to our recruiting, hiring, and promoting practices.
STEP ONE: Go to www.fastk8.org/employment to fill out our school application form
STEP TWO: Go to Indeed to complete the process: https://www.indeed.com/job/coding-teacher-middle-school-d6f14036c6a465b3