Job Posting: Techie Club Instructor

JOB POSTING: Techie Club Instructor (Northeast Ohio)

Techie Club Program Overview
Techie Club is an informal education program that includes hands-on, interactive lessons and activities tied directly to national Computer Science standards for elementary and middle school students. The lessons focus on a variety of computing topics, promote 21st century skills and provide students with an awareness of technology and tech-related careers. Each Club has two (2) instructors and up to 20 students.

Position:     Instructor, Part-Time, Temporary
Date:     The Techie Clubs in Northeast Ohio will be implemented from October – December 2019.
Time:     Techie Clubs will run between 4:00pm-6:00pm, Tuesday-Thursday one day per week. Instructors are able to work multiple days, if desired.
Wage:     $750 for the duration of the program (paid as a stipend at the conclusion of the program)

Specific Responsibilities

  • Attend training session prior to Club start date
  • Become knowledgeable of the program tools (lessons/activities, software/hardware) prior to weekly sessions
  • Be able to explain complex ideas to students so they can relate and understand
  • Build a safe, inclusive classroom environment conducive to collaborative and hands-on learning
  • Assist students with the successful completion of lessons/activities and evaluation
  • Provide feedback on the students’ experience with the overall program
  • Provide TECH CORPS staff with all program and evaluation data as requested
  • Perform other duties as needed for the successful implementation of the program

Qualifications

  • Passion (for the mission of the organization), Creativity and Initiative
  • Basic knowledge and/or experience leading, mentoring or teaching groups
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • Previous experience working with diverse populations and/or urban students is a plus
  • Computer Science or Engineering major/program/degree preferred but not required

Content Knowledge/ Experience:

  • Programming/coding
  • Web Design & Development (e.g. JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and Content Management Systems
  • Graphic Arts and 2D or 3D Video Game Design
  • Robotics and Engineering (Mechanical/Electrical)
  • Open source software, including image, audio, video manipulation, web authoring and programming environments
  • 3D Printing platforms (e.g. TinkerCAD, SketchUp)

Direct Report: Techie Club Instructors report to the Regional Manager.

Location: The Techie Clubs will be implemented in the Cleveland area in Northeast Ohio.

For additional details or to apply visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019progapp
For more information, please contact: Carla @ 614-583-9211