Snapology is excited to hire new Teachers/Instructors to add to our amazing team of Snapologists! If you love working with children and want to encourage their love of all things STEAM, then we'd like to talk to you.
Instructors travel to our client's locations to promote creativity, teamwork, and problem-solving skills while educating students on STEAM concepts. Programs are conducted for children ages 3-14, although not all instructors are required to teach all age groups. This role requires internal collaboration and communication with Snapology leadership as well as representing the Snapology organization to parents and children with a high degree of professionalism.
Role & Responsibilities:
Lead students through curriculum-guided activities
Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment
Manage student behavior in the classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures
Encourage and monitor the progress of individual students and use the information to adjust teaching strategies
Maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of Snapology
May respond to in person inquiries from parents regarding Snapology programs and encourage future enrollment
Participate in Snapology training & staff meetings and adequately prepare for each program by reading curriculum
2+ years of experience working with children in a classroom or camp environment
Education degree or teaching experience recommended, but individuals who love teaching, STEM, or are interested in pursuing a degree in education will also be considered for this position
A positive attitude and ability to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
Proven ability to report to work on a regular and punctual basis
Criminal and Child Background Checks must be completed if not current
Child Safety Training
Valid driver's license and proof of insurance as travel is required for this position
High School Diploma
Compensation: Based on experience
Job Type: Part time
Snapology teachers travel to locations within our service area to facilitate a variety of programs.
Our after school programs typically take place Monday-Friday between the hours of 2:30-5PM. Our evening programs at community facilities such as rec centers start as early as 5PM. Summer programs typically occur between the hours of 8:30AM-5PM, depending on our client's needs. In addition to after school programs and summer camps, we offer year round teaching opportunities at local libraries, park district faciltiies, preschools, daycares, weekend birthday parties, special events, and winter/spring break programs. Join our team as a seasonal employee or join us year round!