Dynamic Science and Art Educator


Are you:

  • an enthusiastic creative who enjoys working with kids, brainstorming new programs and seeing a lesson plan come to life from start to finish?

  • happy to work alongside parents and customers who are looking for unique educational experiences for either themselves or their kids?

  • an educator who aims to inspire students to step away from their desks, limit their screen time and get involved with tinkering, playing and creating?

  • someone who finds the space between science, technology, engineering, art, and math fascinating and would like to share this fascination and interest with kids, youth, and adults?

  • someone who feeds off of collaboration and value working alongside colleagues who support one another?

  • a person who enjoys having a lot of creative freedom in a workplace?

  • would like the opportunity to directly impact the development and growth of Toronto’s first science and art lab?

  • (very important) someone who desires to put their energy towards something great?

Commitments:
 

  • Part-time position available (involves a mix of weekday and weekend shifts)

Responsibilities: 
 

  • teaching toddlers, kids, youth and adults

  • preparing teaching kits

  • planning lessons in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) subjects

  • hosting birthday parties

  • travelling to programs

  • teaching camps and pa day programs

  • working alongside staff and volunteers

  • instructing classes in the lab and on location

  • brainstorming

  • communicating with clients

  • testing out experiments and art activities

  • preparing budgets


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Education, Masters of Education, Early Childhood Education

  • several years experience working with toddlers, children and/or youth in educational settings

  • ability to hold the attention of a group of students

  • experience creating lesson plans

  • strong public speaking and interpersonal communication skills

  • strong classroom management skill

Bonus:

  • a degree in Fine Art or Science

  • several years work experience in a student, training, or client-oriented field

  • a valid G Driver's License

  • have access to car

  • strong social media skills