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This position is responsible for promoting the understanding of and engagement with physical science, engineering and technology through interactions with teachers and students as well as through the development of instructional materials.
Design and develop instructional materials, including lesson plans, curriculum assessments and kits aligned with state and national standards, particularly around physical science, computer science and the engineering practices
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Analyze and evaluate lessons by testing to determine the order/sequence of instructional concepts; determine how to embed engineering concepts and practices into instruction. Provide instruction to teachers and collaborate on implementing lessons. Edit materials based on teacher feedback and assessment results.
Develop and facilitate professional development for K-12 teachers through workshops, presentations, and embedded coaching in schools.
Collaborating with internal and external partners around science, maker space, robotics, computer science.
Identify and write grants and proposals for securing additional funds or disseminating ISP engineering and technology related work.
Perform other duties as assigned. Participate in general ISP activities.
BS in science, math, technology or engineering field; 3+ years’ experience working with K-12 teachers and students with robotics, maker space, technology and science teaching or significant volunteer opportunities; demonstrated experience in curriculum development.
Technology and Basic Coding proficiency.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a team.
Deep understanding of the engineering practices.
Knowledge of physical science content.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a focus on communicating technical topics to all audience levels.
2+ years of teaching experience.
Experience with grant or proposal development.
This position is full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Institute for School Partnerships. This position is for the Danforth Campus.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -8 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
Human Resources website (hr.wustl.edu)
The hiring range for this position is $52,943 - $68,816 annually.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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