ANTICIPATED - Content Specialist, Model Schools

New Paltz, NY, US
Jul 10, 2019
Position Type:
Teachers & Pupil Personnel/CONTENT SPECIALIST

Date Posted:

Instructional Services (Ed Tech & Model Schools)

Closing Date:

Ulster BOCES is seeking an accomplished educator with experience in educational technology and professional development to work as a Content Specialist. A skilled professional developer and instructional coach who is flexible, detail-oriented and able to adapt to changing priorities while developing multiple projects at one time. Proficient with best practices for using and integrating educational technology in K-12 instruction. A visionary with the ability to quickly learn new technologies and applications. Fingerprinting required. The chosen candidate for this position will be involved in the following:
  • Delivers professional development and conducts workshops for school faculty/staff on the effective and efficient integration of technology into the teaching and learning processDesigns professional development plans and develops course materialsProvides embedded coaching for teachers on the effective and efficient integration of technology into the teaching and learning processSupports the development and implementation of district's technology planProvides input for the acquisition of the appropriate instructional technologies and applicationsKnowledge of New York State learning standards and national technology standardsDevelops relationships with administrators, teachers and colleagues
Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate:
  • Proven professional developerProficient with technology integrationKnowledgeable in current instructional technologies and applicationsExemplary interpersonal skillsTeam playerExcellent written and verbal communicationOrganized and follows throughAbility to multi-task and work under deadline
Ulster BOCES offers regionally competitive salary and benefits (see the Ulster BOCES Teachers' Organization contract at for details).

To be legally employed as a Teacher, you must possess a valid teacher certificate. (For more information visit: http://eservices.nysed. gov/teach/certhelp/

To provide technical assistance and/or program delivery to participating districts on the development, delivery and assessment of programs in the specified area.

  1. To work in and for district(s) that request specific content service or on countywide projects.To be current on the Common Core Learning Standards and NYS Assessment System, specifically as it relates to the targeted assignment(s) of this position.To incorporate the use of technology for communication, record keeping and training and to stay cu1Tent on technology tools that extend and support learning.To maintain a current level of knowledge that supports curriculum development and instructional improvement on the trends for the specific content area, including the development of on-line instructional modulars and courses.To develop a work plan with participating district(s) contact person or project administrator and BOCES supervisor.To provide demonstration lessons and staff training.To assume other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Monday-Friday (varies with professional development teachings)

New York State teaching certification
5 years' experience as an educator or relevant service
Professional development experience


Our Mission:
At Ulster BOCES, our mission is to provide high quality shared educational, administrative, and technical services that will enable component school districts to develop the capacity of their students and adults to achieve higher standards of performance. With an emphasis on economic efficiencies, Ulster BOCES is committed to offering educational programs that enable all students to prepare for employment and/or post-secondary education.

The Ulster County Board of Cooperative Education Services is an educational agency serving eight component school districts. They are: Ellenville Central School District • Highland Central School District • Kingston City Schools Consolidated • New Paltz Central School District • Onteora Central School District • Rondout Valley Central School District • Saugerties Central School District • Wallkill Central School District

Generous health insurance, dental and vision benefits. Paid time off. New York state retirement system membership and 403(b) tax-sheltered annuities plan. Flexible spending plan, disability benefits, employee assistance program and tuition reimbursement.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ulster County Board of Cooperative Education Services Non-Discrimination Statement

The Board of Cooperative Educational Services, Sole Supervisory District of Ulster County ("BOCES"), does not discriminate on the basis of an individual's actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, religious practice, national origin, ethnic group, sex (including sexual harassment and sexual violence), gender identity, sexual orientation ("sexual orientation" means heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality, or asexuality), political affiliation, age, marital status, military status, veteran status, disability, weight, domestic violence victim status, arrest or conviction record, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected status in regard to employment opportunities or educational/vocational programs or activities which it operates. All inquiries regarding BOCES Non-Discrimination policies and/or complaints regarding violation(s) of these policies should be directed to the BOCES Compliance Officer, Dr. Jonah Schenker, Deputy Superintendent in one of the following manners:

By E-Mail:
By Mail: 175 Route 32 North, New Paltz, New York, 12561
By Telephone: (845) 255-1400

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