After School Science Instructor

Updated on: 10 Oct 2019
Flexible 5 months, 4 hrs/wk
Boca Raton, FL, United States

Did/do you love Miss Frizzle and Bill Nye the Science Guy? Do you dream of making science fun like they do? Well, now is your chance!!! Mad Science is seeking high energy presenters for our fun after-school science program in public and private elementary schools, in school workshop presenters and weekend party and show entertainer throughout Palm Beach, Martin and Broward counties! All positions require access to a reliable car and a flexible schedule.


JOB SUMMARY: 

Here at Mad Science we are having a BLAST! We pay you to have fun - build and fly rockets, mix up chemical reactions, explore the states of matter using dry ice, and help children create slime and other polymers. You will inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers and inventors through our innovative activities that show kids what science is really all about.

As a Mad Scientist you will lead students through an inquiry-based discovery method involving instructor demonstrations, hands-on activities and amazing take-home projects that will illustrate how science affects the world around us.


We are currently looking for energetic individuals to join our growing team to conduct exciting science programs during after-school hours. You do NOT need to be a certified teacher, nor do you need to be a science major.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Facilitating a one-hour after-school science enrichment program using a pre-set curriculum.Each session is a high-energy, part entertainment, part education, hands-on class that meets for one hour each week for 7-10 weeks.Enjoy teaching young children the art of science!


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Some experience working with groups of elementary age (5-12) children (such as CCD instructor or camp counselor).
  • Must be available at least three weekdays between 1:30 to 3:30 pm.
  • Must have a reliable car
  • All employees will be fingerprinted for criminal background checks through the school district (required)
  • Be available Friday or Monday for a one hour meeting and equipment exchange
  • Have a fun, creative, & outgoing personality
  • We train you in the curriculum, and provide all materials. Mad Science classes follow the school calendar and are presented year round.

This is part-time and rewarding work if it fits with your schedule and lifestyle .


APPLY ONLINE: https://palmbeachbroward.madscience.org/workforus.aspx

Desired skills

Other
Brand Ambassador
Childcare

← Back to search