Instructor

STEAM:CODERS

STEAM:CODERS

Instructor

Inglewood, CA
+2 locations
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Part Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Teach underserved and underrepresented K-12 students of color science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM). Put your teaching skills to use for an excellent cause? STEAM:CODERS is looking for experienced, dedicated and talented people.

    Classes take place after-school and Saturday mornings. Instructors work with the staff to maintain a clean and safe classroom. Instructors deliver a pre-determined curriculum, supervise classroom activities and work in conjunction with Assistant Instructors, Site Coordinators and Volunteers to create a productive, fun and enlightening experience for the students. This role requires a strong work ethic, a passion for STEAM education, punctuality and responsibility. Candidates should possess a can-do attitude, patience, and resourcefulness. Prior experience working with K-12 students is preferred.

    Candidates need knowledge of the content and a dedication to creating an inclusive learning environment, with strong communication and interpersonal skills. Instructors will be responsible for designing and implementing a course. Classes include, but are not limited to Scratch, Python, JavaScript, Unity and HTML. We teach logic and critical thinking.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Skills in Coding (i.e., Scratch, Python, et al.) or Robotics (Arduino)
    • Manage class and team: Site Coordinator and Volunteers
    • Prepare class curriculum, syllabus and lesson plan
    • Teach beginner, intermediate and advanced levels
    • Demonstrate strong classroom management skills
  • Qualifications
    • Minimum of 1-year teaching experience and/or STEAM-related work experience
    • Content competency and enthusiasm for subject areas
    • Demonstrated effectiveness working with K-12 students
    • Desire to teach with technology and improve skills
    • Classroom management and teaching skills
    • Collaborative and project based learning skills
  • Desired skills

    Coding: Scratch, HTML, JavaScript, Python, Unity

  • Compensation
    $15/hr
  • Industry
    Education
  • Fun Fact
    We teach students logic, critical thinking and problem solving.
  • About Us
    STEAM:CODERS inspires underserved and underrepresented K-12 students and their families through Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM), in preparation for academic and career opportunities.