Robotics Program Instructor 2018 (Ongoing)

Who we want:

We are looking for an instructor who likes to teach, motivate and mentor youth ages 9-18 depending on the age group of the programs. You’ll need to deliver teaching materials to youth in an interesting and engaging way. Instructors must think logically and out-of-the-box thinker who wants to influence youth towards Science and Technology (STEM).

Hours: Saturday 9AM-1PM and/or 1PM-5PM (Part-time contract). Hours may vary slightly.

Rate: $20-$25 per hour

Instructor is responsible for:

  • Transportation of class materials from storage to the classroom
  • Setting up the classroom and materials
  • Using company-given Powerpoint slides and materials to engage and support students’ interest and attention
  • Clean-up and pack away classroom materials for transport back to storage
  • Provide feedback on courses content and materials
  • Provide feedback to parents about student performance

Instructor is:

  • Goal oriented, self-driven, and able to work independently
  • Passionate in enriching themselves and the community
  • A passion for science, technology, mathematics, and programming
  • Enjoy problem solving, and creative, critical thinking
  • Enjoy working with children between Grade 4-8
  • Experience in Programming (C, Java, or Python), Arduino
  • Must be able to get a Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC)

Great to have:

  • A good academic record in math, science, and programming
  • Previous experience in teaching or leading classes toward children
  • Past participation in robotics competitions such as FIRST, LEGO, or VEX
  • A valid G2 or higher driver’s license
NOTE: Applicants must volunteer for 3 hours (1 class) as part of the application process.