Technology Integration Specialist

April 28, 2021
 

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Barstow School seeks to hire a fulltime year-round Technology Integration Specialist. 
 
The Technology Integration Specialist leads the Academic Technology Team in support of the school’s technology education program for students, faculty and staff.
 
Essential Job Functions:
 
  • Faculty Professional Development for PS - 12:
  • Oversees Academic Technology Team
    • Provides leadership to Division Technology Coaches
    • Plans quarterly technology Monday meetings
    • Develops plans for technology in-service sessions
    • Manages the online Faculty PD course (Schoology and MyBarstow)
  • Meets with faculty individually and in groups on a regular basis
    • Evaluates effective use of technology in classroom
    • Brainstorms, provides ideas and implementation plans for technology integration
    • Training
  • Researches latest uses of classroom technology
  • Provides professional development for new faculty on essential Barstow software
 
2)  Faculty/IT Services Liaison: 
  • Facilitate communication with IT Services for faculty projects
  • Facilitate communication with teachers during IT Services deployments and updates
  • Moderator between teachers, students, and IT Services
 
3)  Student technology teaching and support:
  • Teach course in technology in the middle school (TBD)
  • New student technology training during summer and first week of school
  • Student technology sessions including social media and digital citizenship
  • Provide lessons for lower,  middle, and upper school classes as needed to support technology program
  • 1:1 student training and support
 
4)  Other:
  • Software license management including inquiries, quotes, licensing, and set up
  • App evaluation and management in Lower and Middle School
  • Support and encourage new technology research
 
Minimum Qualifications:
 
Education:  Bachelor’s degree in Education or Educational Technology.  This is an entry level position, but previous experience as a Technology Integration Specialist or Technology Coach a plus
 
Necessary                  Skills:  Excellent communication skills and ability to build relationships with faculty and students, especially in Middle and Upper School
  • Well organized, detail-oriented
  • Ability to research and share creative uses of technology in the classroom
  • Some evenings and weekends required
 
CONTACT
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and a Barstow employment application to techposition@barstowschool.org.
 

ABOUT THE BARSTOW SCHOOL

Located in Kansas City, Missouri and founded in 1884, The Barstow School is a co-educational school where students in preschool through twelfth grade develop in a challenging educational community.  As originally stated by Mary Louise Barstow, the objective of the school remains “to promote sound scholarship and to give symmetrical development to mind, body and character.”
 
The Barstow School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law in the administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.
 
This policy of nondiscrimination governs the hiring of employees as well and includes the administration of all benefits and policies throughout the term of employment.  
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