Teacher-Career Education-Game Design & Implementation (.50 FTE) #2020-40

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Teacher-Career Education-Game Design & Implementation (.50 FTE)


Career & Technical Education - Center for Advanced Technology - Mohonasen Campus

Basic Function:

Instruct high school students in the proper practices, procedures and skills associated with Game Design and Implementation.  To instruct students the history of games from ancient times to present.  Instruct students to create board games, card games, and dice games while learning the fundamentals of game design.  Instruct students to create digital games using Game Make Software, GameSalad and Unity.


A.      Should meet New York State Teaching Certification requirements in Computer Technology 7-12 or able to meet requirements.  Requirements for the Transitional A certificate are listed on the homepage of the NYS Education Department Teaching Certification under “Certification Requirements” in the category of “Career and Technical Teacher – Information Technology Title.” http://eservices.nysed.gov/teach/certhelp/CertRequirementHelp.do

B.      One (1) year of occupational experience or hold an industry related credential is required.  Prior high school teaching preferred.

C.     Candidate will have demonstrated the ability to provide sound instruction, ability to work in a team environment, work collaboratively with staff and administration.

D.     Possess good written and verbal skills.


Provide instruction for CTE students on Game Design and Implementation.

Start Date:

September 4, 2019 (anticipated start date)

Application Deadline:

August 20, 2019

Starting Salary:

Dependent upon step of current contract prorated to the amount of services rendered.

The selected applicant will be subject to a fingerprint support criminal history background check in accordance with SAVE Legislation effective July 1, 2001.

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Further Information Contact:

Capital Region BOCES

900 Watervliet-Shaker Road

Albany, New York 12205


August 2, 2019