Computer System Technology Teacher for the 2022-2023 School Year

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Technology Education

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Job Summary:  To develop and implement a Computer Systems Technology instructional program that will provide the best possible education for each student.  Performs complex professional work in the field of Information Technology as it relates to Computer Systems and Networking. Provides teaching and/or training services to students in a specialized subject or assigned group of subjects; motivates students to develop skills in assigned subject matters

Course Description: Students enter the world of computer technology and gain practical experience in assembling a computer system. Students will install, configure, and secure various operating systems. Students will troubleshoot computers and peripherals and use system tools and diagnostic software. They develop skills in computer networking and resource sharing. In addition, students explore the relationships between internal and external computer components. Upon successful completion of the course, students may qualify to take the CompTIA A+ certification exam

This advanced course provides students with training in procedures for optimizing and troubleshooting concepts for computer systems, subsystems, and networks. Students explore the following: 3 • Basic network design and connectivity • Network documentation • Network limitations and weaknesses • Network security, standards, and protocols Students will gain a basic understanding of emerging technologies including unified communications, mobile, cloud, and virtualization technologies. The course prepares students for postsecondary education and training and a successful career in information technology. Upon successful completion of the course, students may qualify to take CompTIA’s A+ and Network+ certification exams

 Essential Functions:  

  • Designs instruction based upon knowledge of subject matter, current instructional practices, students, industry, and curriculum goals as outlined by the VA Department of Education Career and Technical Education Programs;
  • Evaluates students' progress; provides students with prompt specific evaluative feedback; maintains appropriate records and prepares progress reports;
  • Manages shop/lab materials and facility in preparing students for entrance into the welding or construction trade.
  • Implements a classroom management policy that fosters a safe and positive environment for all students and staff;
  • Works collaboratively with staff, families, and community resources to support the success of a diverse student population;
  • Models professional, moral, and ethical standards as well as personal integrity in all interactions

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Possesses an Endorsement in one or more of the following areas:
  • Computer Science
  • Electronics Technology
  • Computer Repair Technology
  • Computer Systems Technology
  • Computer Technology
  • CompTIA A+ Certification preferred
  • Cisco Network Academy experience preferred
  • The ability to train students to enter the world of computer technology and gain practical experience in assembling computer systems; install, configure, and secure various operating systems; troubleshoot computers and peripherals and use system tools and diagnostic software; develop skills in computer networking and resource sharing.
  • Applicant with teaching experience must have acceptable rating from such teaching
  • Possess or be eligible to acquire appropriate license(s) and/or endorsement for position as required by the Commonwealth of Virginia and School Board

Salary:  This is a 11 month position; Salary TBD.  Additional compensation awarded for credits earned toward advanced degrees.  New employees to Spotsylvania County will be compensated for up to 20 years of experience. 


How to Apply: Follow all instructions to complete a Licensed application

Posted By

Spotsylvania County Public Schools

6717 Smith Station Road , Spotsylvania, VA 22553
 

At the following locations

To Be Determined

8020 River Stone Drive , Fredericksburg, VA 22407