Robotics Program Instructor (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 be logical thinkers capable of thinking outside the box, and should also have a drive to influence youth towards Science and Technology.

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.