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ELEMENTARY COMPUTER SCIENCE INSTRUCTOR

Virtual Learning Academy Charter School

Exeter, New Hampshire (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3728995
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: January 10, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Make your next move with the Virtual Learning Academy Charter School, or VLACS, New Hampshire’s first online statewide school. We currently seek passionate, qualified adjunct instructors for Elementary Computer Science positions. VLACS provides training and professional development in best practices in online teaching and learning. All applicants must have:

2 years of teaching experience in elementary Computer Science.
A valid teaching certificate
Passion for teaching and serving students and their families;
The ability and willingness to learn and adapt to new technology; and
The flexibility to participate in a variety of virtual trainings, especially within the first 6 months of employment

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Job Categories: Career Education > Computer Science
    Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Computer Science
    Online > Online
  • Employer Description

    Thank you for your interest in the Virtual Learning Academy Charter School, the first public, online school in New Hampshire. Our school caters to students from middle school through grade 12. We aim to provide a challenging, rigorous education for all students, whether part time or full time, in-state or out of state, from public, private, and home educated.

    Virtual Learning Academy Charter School continually enriches their curriculum options and adds new courses for our middle school and high school students resulting in the need to add instructors.

    The Academy hires only experienced classroom or online teachers who are certified or certifiable in New Hampshire. Teachers must also meet No Child Left Behind "highly qualified teacher" requirements.

    Statement of Non-Discrimination: The VLACS prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, age or disability for employment in participation in admission or access to, or operation and administration of any educational program or activity in the school. Learn more about us...

    Location Description

    The Virtual Learning Academy Charter School's administrative offices are located in Exeter, NH. Instructors hired to teach at the Academy need to be certified or certifiable in the state of New Hampshire, but will be able to teach from their home or another off site location. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Virtual Learning Academy Charter School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Successful candidates will participate in:

      Initial 30-minute zoom interview,
      All-day virtual interview session with other candidates
      Multiple synchronous virtual training days over several months.

      Candidates with teaching credentials from outside of New Hampshire must be certified in New Hampshire if hired.
      Adjunct instructors are required to have their own laptops with internet access.
      Candidates must be available to work with students during regular school hours Mon - Fri.
      VLACS gives preference to candidates who thrive in fast-paced, supportive environments and have other significant experiences outside of teaching.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. How has the recent Covid19 pandemic impacted your personal philosophy of education?
      Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)
    • 2. What does competency-based education mean to you as an educator?
      Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Tony Baldasaro
    • 30 Linden Street
    • Exeter, New Hampshire 03833
    • Phone: 603.778.2500
    • Fax: 866.651.5038
    • Email: click here

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