Location: Bethlehem, NH
Job Title: Part-time STEM Instructor
Contact: Email Jeremy at email@example.com
Deadlines -- Job is open until filled; Candidates to start immediately
Job Description: White Mountain Science (WMSI pronounced ‘whimsy’), develops and delivers highly engaging and fun STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) programs with the goal of teaching creative problem solving to students, teachers, and after school youth. WMSI part time instructors assist/run 1-3 hour educational STEM programs for students in North Country New Hampshire locations. This position involves an active role in lesson prep, driving a large van to up to 12 different locations within 1.5 hours of base, working with school teachers to provide quality afterschool STEM education for 3rd-6th graders, and mentoring highschool students in an effort to train them as assistant instructors in all of your lessons. The position also includes office hours spent organizing teaching materials, designing new lessons, and creating documentation for future instructors. White Mountain Science is a 501c3 non-profit organization based in Bethlehem, NH.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be motivated and self-directed
Completion of post secondary degree a plus
Prior science, technology, engineering, or math training - a plus
Interest and experience instructing kids - essential
Strong communication/organization skills
Looking for a team player who is willing to learn from mistakes
Ability to adapt quickly and be flexible
Ability to support and empower students in the creative process
Ability to set a positive environment within a room
Motivated to improve as an instructor and facilitate new material
We can be flexible with your schedule
You will get training with 3D printers, laser cutters, robotics, and much more!
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Physical Exertion Environmental Conditions: Required to sit for extended periods of time, stand frequently, use fine motor skills to operate equipment, and lift and/or move 25 pounds or less.
Compensation commensurate on experience.
Final candidates subject to a criminal background check.
Interested in applying? Email a resume to Jeremy at firstname.lastname@example.org