LEGO Engineering Instructor Position
Are you a tinkerer? Do you enjoy taking things apart and then putting them back together? How about playing with LEGO®? Would you like to use a ridiculous amount of LEGO® materials to teach kids how the world works? If so, then this may be your dream job!
Play-Well TEKnologies (http://www.play-well.org) is an educational enrichment company that introduces children in grades K-8 to STEM concepts using LEGO® components. We are hiring additional smart, creative, dynamic LEGO® Engineering & Robotics Instructors to join our team delivering programs throughout the Kansas City Metro area with particular need in Johnson county. This part-time position includes teaching daily after-school programs with some weekend birthday parties and potential for school day programs during the school year, and full day camps during school breaks and the summer.
Buckle up - this is hard work! Lugging 40 pound totes in and out of your car, leading excited kids through challenging projects, managing classroom conflicts, cleaning up all that LEGO® - this will be the toughest job you'll ever love!
This is a part-time hourly position, 15 - 20 hours/week (more during school breaks and summer). Play-Well pays a minimum of 3 hours per daily class session. Paid drive time over 1 hour round trip/day. Pay rate is $14/hour during training, $16/hour full rate.
Must have availability during weekday afternoons Mon.-Fri. starting at 2:00 p.m. and minimum 1 weekend per month during school year, full weekdays during school breaks and summer months.
Experience and passion for teaching K-8 students in a classroom or summer camp setting.
STEM related coursework and/or previous experience a plus, especially robotics and/or coding.
Must have a reliable vehicle to transport teaching materials and commute to teaching sites wherever needed.
Pre-employment background check is required.