Director of Technology

Job Type: Administrative
Job Category: Technology

This opening calls for specific administration qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Los Angeles area is seeking a Director of Technology for an July 2022 start date.


Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in education, a related field or equivalent training and experience required
  • Master’s or other advanced degrees in related field preferred
  • Strong understanding of technology for educational use
  • Proven experience with Macintosh and iPad OS, Google Workspace for Education, and student and school student information systems, required
  • Experience in change management and systems design
  • Independent school experience preferred
  • Experience in K-12 working with highly gifted children preferred

More about this role

Responsibilities

  • Work with Division Heads in creating, documenting, and implementing an innovative K-8 curriculum utilizing principles and practices of gifted education
  • Collaborate and lead educational change in alignment with the school’s mission and strategic plan
  • Oversee and evaluate teachers and staff within the technology department
  • Maintaining the long-range technology plan for the school
  • Maintaining long-term planning for network hardware, software, wiring, and peripherals
  • Maintaining the technological infrastructure to support the academic and administrative needs of the school
  • Supervising appropriate technology training and professional development of faculty and staff with the STEAM Coordinator