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STEM Instructor - Lead STEM Coach/Part-time Coach

Company:
STEM for Kids Sarasota
Location:
Nokomis, FL, 34275
Posted:
November 07, 2019

Description:

Join us for an exciting job opportunity to engage young minds in the best STEM curriculum anywhere!

Responsibilities:

~Lead engineering, robotics, and computer programming activities (after-school programs, in-school field trips, and camps) with children.

~Maintain discipline while ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all children.

Job Qualifications:

~Bachelor degree or degree-in-progress in Science, Math, Engineering, and/or Education a plus.

~Interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), and its role in today’s economy. Dependable, responsible, can-do attitude, and have the ability to work in fast changing environments.

~Superior communication skills with fun-loving personality.

~Ability to maintain positive relationships with parents, children, co-workers, and clients.

~Have an understanding of basic scientific and engineering principles.

~Eagerness to learn, create, tinker, and is comfortable with technology.

~Flexibility to work in various locations in Sarasota County (Sarasota, Nokomis, Venice, Englewood). ~Professionalism is a must, as we are looking for role models for young children.

~Prior experience working with PK-8 children, and knowledge of computer programming and coding are a plus.

Work Environment:

~Programs are dynamic with lots of hands-on activities. You must be able to sustain a high level of energy.

~Expect to stand up to 95% of the time during classes; able to bend or assume postures in low level positions to make eye-contact, and work with children on the floor as needed.

~Able to perform activities with children involving play, jump, and run, in- and outdoors.

~Must possess acceptable hearing and visual abilities to monitor the working environment and children’s well being.

~Hours and locations vary – Elementary and Middle schools, home schools, Boy and Girl Scouts, community centers, and STEM For Kids Sarasota location.