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High School Teacher for Computer Lab

Ombudsman Educational Services Valencia ,AZ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision, 401k
Job Description

Work. With Purpose 

Ombudsman, a growing, dynamic organization with a social mission to offer hope, is seeking an individual to join our family. 

This individual will join an award-winning team and perform meaningful work in a culture that welcomes innovation, encourages creative expression and offers limitless potential for personal and professional satisfaction. 

If you thrive in a fast-paced, goal-oriented, outcome-driven environment, seek a career with a social mission, and possess a problem-solving mindset, a sense of humor – and a stellar work ethic – we should talk. 

Position Summary:

The lab manager will be responsible for the overall management and success of the students in the computer labs. Additionally, the lab manager supports instruction by assisting classroom and certified lab teachers by providing academic intervention and extended learning assignments to students when necessary. The lab manager fosters a safe learning environment for all students and follows guidelines for addressing/reporting issues and incidents. The lab manager will be responsible for tracking several data points including grades, attendance, assessments, and course completion progress.

The position operates with general direction from the school leadership team and functions as an integral part of the Ombudsman school team. The lab manager supports the school leadership in decisions regarding the operation of the center and is an active and productive member of the site team.

Position Details:  

  • Prepare and maintain computer labs for safe and efficient operation
  • Create a lab atmosphere in which students feel safe and welcomed
  • Instruct and monitor students in the use of computers and platforms to ensure fidelity of instructions and student performance/evaluation
  • Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students in accordance with specific timelines
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development including course completion progress
  • Manage student behavior in the labs by upholding the Ombudsman philosophy and policies, and apply appropriate disciplinary measures when necessary
  • Support students, counsel students with academic issues and provide encouragement to students
  • Participate in center meetings, and student/parent meetings as requested
  • Regularly communicate necessary information to students, team members, supervisors, and parents regarding students’ needs and academic progress
  • Participate in the assurance and accreditation process to ensure that the site passes or meets performance plans
  • Participate in all school and district professional development days
  • Respond constructively to formal and informal feedback
  • Work collaboratively with other staff for the good of the center

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Qualifications

Education Required

Associates or Bachelor's Degree in Education.

 

Experience Required

Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card required

Relevant teaching experience in a computer lab environment

Relevant experience in an alternative school computer lab environment

Confidence and enthusiasm to quickly learn and utilize technology

Knowledge and understanding of state and/or national content standards

Strong motivational skills and willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing priorities and new initiatives

Strong skills in working with students with diverse needs and skill levels

Strong oral and written communication, conflict resolution, multitasking, problem solving, decision making, and organizational skills

Strong motivational skills and willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing priorities and new initiatives

Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

Organizational skills and attention to detail

 

Licenses & Certifications Preferred

High School Teacher Certification preferred but not required

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Company Description
Ombudsman Educational Services is a ChanceLight company. ChanceLight® Behavioral Health, Therapy & Education, is the nations leading provider of behavioral health and education solutions for children and young adults. We change the direction of children's lives by offering them the opportunity to create successful, independent futures.

Ombudsman's alternative education and dropout recovery programs help communities combat the staggering social and economic costs of high dropout rates. Since 1975, Ombudsman Educational Services has educated more than 155,000 at-risk students and students who have previously dropped out and introduced them to all the opportunities a real high school diploma provides.

Ombudsman Educational Services provides alternative education programs for middle and high school students who have dropped out or who are at risk of dropping out of school. A flexible schedule with morning, afternoon, and in some cases, evening sessions means students don't have to choose between life and school. Ombudsman offers academic, social and behavioral support so that students earn their high school diplomas and are prepared to make positive choices about the future.

Ombudsman utilizes a number of research-based curriculum resources to deliver its instructional model. Initial and ongoing teacher-led instruction is tailored to ensure each student earns the necessary credits to arrive at graduation in accordance with his or her success plan. Ombudsman's rigorous and relevant academic programs are accredited by AdvancED and aligned to Common Core and state-specific standards.

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Why Work Here?

We value collaboration, a positive culture among students, staff and administration, and the support to ensure students and teachers succeed

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