Kansas City, MO School District

Secondary Computer Science Teacher 870 (2021-2022) (Secondary Computer Science Teacher 870 (2021-2022))

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TitleSecondary Computer Science Teacher 870 (2021-2022)
Posting IDSecondary Computer Science Teacher 870 (2021-2022)


Job Description 


Job Title:              Secondary Computer Science Teacher

Job Title Code:    00870

Salary Grade:      T01-T06

Department:         Career & Technical Education

Reports To:          Director

FLSA Status:        Exempt

Date Prepared:    March 20, 2015   Revised: December 2019                           



Under the direction of the director, plans and provides for appropriate learning experiences for students. Instructs and supervises students in a variety of school-related settings. Monitors and evaluates student outcomes.



  1. Meets and instructs assigned classes at designated locations and times. Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment.
  2. Plans and implements instructional programs that adhere to system wide goals and priorities and meet the needs, interests, and abilities of students.
  3. Prepares and documents appropriate lesson plans, based upon adopted curricula, to teach instructional objectives.
  4. Creates an instructional environment that is conducive to the intellectual, physical, social, and emotional development of students.
  5. Communicates standards, achievements, and deficiencies to students and parents. Meets with students and parents.
  6. Maintains complete and accurate student academic, attendance, and disciplinary records. Monitors and assesses students’ academic progress.
  7. Oversees the appropriate use and care of textbooks, instructional materials, facilities, and equipment.
  8. Collaborates with school administrators, other teachers, para-educators, parents, and community members in the education of students.
  9. Attends staff meetings. Serves on various committees.
  10. Other duties may be assigned.






  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university within the applicable field.
  • Possession of, or eligibility for, a Missouri Certificate commensurate to the position is required.
  • Knowledge of Computer Programming Languages, including JAVA, principles and practices of pedagogy, curriculum, effective instructional techniques, instructional materials and equipment. Skills in instructing students.  Skills in preparing and implementing lesson plans. Skill in communicating with students, their parents, administrators, and others. Technology competency. Knowledge of and skill in the use of database, internet, spreadsheet, word processing, and related applications. Ability to properly maintain confidential information.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


This job requires that the employee be able to: sit, stand, walk, speak, hear, use hands, fingers, reach with hands and fingers; bend, stoop, lift objects of at least ten pounds.  Job requires the employee occasionally to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  Visual ability requires mono and color vision, close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  


Length of work year:  8 hours per day; 5 days/week; 185 work days


Benefits:           Health and Dental Insurance are provided.


KCPS Defined Benefit Pension plan – mandatory 9.0% contribution is required from employee and matched by KCPS; Voluntary retirement savings plans are also available. 


Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary RangeSee Teacher Salary Schedule / Per Year
LocationCareer Technical Education

Applications Accepted

Start Date01/28/2021
End Date12/31/2022

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