Full time term contract position for Program Specialist - Science and Technology. Duties to commence September 1, 2016 up to and including June 23, 2017 (one year term contract).
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Education (Programs), the successful applicant will be responsible for providing leadership to schools and teachers on all aspects of Secondary Science and Technology Education, including, Science / Technology programming and curriculum implementation. The incumbent will work as part of the District's Program Team to further the aims and objectives of the Newfoundland Labrador English School District, and to support improved educational opportunities through student programming and curriculum support.
*Thorough knowledge of Science and Technology
*Knowledge of current issues in education, including curriculum implementation, provincial graduation requirements, student support services issues.
*A demonstrated commitment to life-long learning and personal and professional development
*A student-focused approach to teaching and learning
*Knowledge, understanding and support for the use of technology in teaching, learning and professional development.