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Job Description - After School Classroom Instructor

Overview

If you are tech-savvy and you love mentoring and having fun, Code Hobbits after school might be perfect for you! Spend your afternoons as an inspirational leader and educator, teaching classes like computer programming, gaming, filmmaking, art, electronics, and storytelling to name a few. We are looking for instructors with a passion for teaching, leadership skills, caring personality, big imagination, and undeniable charisma.

Job Requirements

  • Strong understanding of subject matter
  • Fluency with one or more of the following technologies and/or subject-areas: Elementary School Math, Elementary School Science, Scratch Programming, MIT App Inventor, 3D Printing, Design Thinking, and Tinkering
  • Ability to manage up to 10-16 elementary or middle school students in a fun, safe, and positive environment
  • Experience working with kids or in an after-school or camp setting is a plus
  • Ability to maintain a high level of energy, and exceptional enthusiasm throughout class
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and accurately
  • Ability to work independently and with support of Teaching Assistants
  • Engage with students outside of class during breaks
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly, maturely, and compassionately with parents
  • Flexibility to meet changing work needs and demands
  • Must have a valid driver license with access to a car

Responsibilities

  • Adapt and/or refine and test curriculum for your class(es)
  • Review curriculum for your subject prior to staff training
  • Read and learn curriculum for your subject prior to start of classes
  • Deliver multiple rotations of curriculum per week to groups of up to 10-16 students
  • Implement the curriculum as written, adapting it as needed to improve student experience or accommodate individual students
  • Supervise Teaching Assistants working in your program area and inspire them to become excellent instructors
  • Provide excellent customer service to parents by communicating with them about their student’s experience
  • Assist with daily set up and cleanup of classes

When and Where

This year Code Hobbits will offer several after-school classes in Sunnyvale School District.

Timings

Monday 2:30 - 4:00pm, Tuesday 2:30 - 4:00pm, Wednesday 8:30 - 9:30am, Wednesday 2:45 - 4:15pm, Thursday 2:30 - 4:00pm & Friday 2:45 - 4:15pm.


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