We are always on the lookout for talented and creative individuals who have a passion for engineering and technology and who love to learn and teach. We have a great team spirit and an environment of support, collaboration and shared mission. Come work with us.
After-School Technology Teacher (part-time)
Empow Studios – Lexington, MA
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about getting kids excited about the power of design, engineering, programming, and construction. The Teacher will be a critical part of Empow Studios team, helping to shape our growing selection of programs that aim to empower children in grades K-10 to use today’s rich technology tools, to help them discover and develop their interests and talents, and contribute to the world around them. The teacher will be responsible for leading classes both at the Empow Studios Lexington location, and at outreach partner locations. 2 positions are available.
Teacher will be responsible for the following:
- Drive to partner sites within the greater Boston area
- Set up and run the classes, and pack up afterwards
- Maintain assigned equipment
- Manage the children’s learning, expectations, and behavior
- Ensure that children complete projects according to curriculum
- Maintain accurate class records
In addition to core teaching responsibilities, there are opportunities to develop curriculum and develop new skills.
Experience with school-age children in an educational or recreational setting
Technical fluency in one or more of the following areas: design, science, engineering, computer science, web development, 3d printing & modeling, animation, video game design or development, video production, broadcasting, or architecture. Reliable car and ability to lift a 40-pound cart are required.
- Monday through Friday — 2:30-6:30pm
- Optional weekends and Summer full-time work.
This part-time position does not offer vacation or health benefits.