Position: STEAM Lab Teacher

Location: 321 East 111th St. New York, NY 10029

Salary Range: $40.00 per hour

Hours: 20-30 hours per week

Employment Type: Part-Time, Non-Exempt

About Us

Founded in 1876, The Boys' Club of New York (BCNY) is a youth development organization with the mission to empower boys and young men, ages 7 to 21, by providing effective programs and a supportive community. BCNY provides evidence-based programs to address the evolving social, emotional, health, creative, educational, and vocational needs of our members in meaningful, lasting ways. BCNY develops programs to cultivate positive qualities in members and strives to continually deepen and broaden our impact.

Job Summary

The STEAM Teacher is responsible for leading boys and young men through a curriculum intended to support the development of Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering and Math skills. The STEAM Program runs each cycle for 9-12 weeks, 2-4 days a week for up to 6 hours, and the theme or program may vary at the start of each new cycle.

Responsibilities

* Effectively manage STEAM classroom for 8 to 12 boys or young men
* Engage members in fun and relevant lessons based on established curriculum and specific classroom needs
* Use provided curriculum or develop appropriate STEAM curriculum as needed to engage members in project-based learning activities
* Observe and track member progress and attendance
* Reinforce positive student behavior and clubhouse rules; maintain a positive relationship with all members, families and staff
* Communicate with Education Director to discuss member progress, needs, and concerns.
* Attend required department meetings and professional development trainings
* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

* Minimum 3 years college credits with a focus on Science, Technology, Arts, Math, Engineering, Education, or other highly relevant field; Bachelors degree preferred
* At least one year's experience teaching STEAM related programming to school-aged children in a group setting preferred
* Commitment to impacting the lives of youth through STEAM
* Experience with Lego Mindstorm and Robotics preferred
* Ability to adapt to a changing environment and address varying needs

Resume and Cover letter required

The Boys' Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer.


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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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