Summer Technology & Programming Instructor

STEM4Kids - Cupertino, CA

Temporary
Description

Passionate about working with and having an impact on kids? Believe the world needs innovators? Ready to have a career-defining summer? Have a love for art, science, technology, team building or education?

STEM4kids is hiring instructors to teach courses in cutting-edge technology and inspire the next generation of tech innovators. You’ll mentor student’s ages 7-17 in a fun, dynamic learning environment. Each week, you will lead a class of students in a subject like robotics, programming. We provide the curriculum – you bring your knowledge of tech and passion for teaching.

In addition to course instruction, your weeks will also include camp-wide activities and team building games with your students. Instructors interact with their curriculum—planning ahead, reflecting daily and viewing improvements as opportunities. Responsibilities SHARED VALUES AND EXPECTATIONS

  • Representing our mission and values in a positive and professional manner
  • Assurance to building a safe, child-focused community
  • Show professionalism and accountability
  • Take lead to analyze and solve problems
  • Treat others with courtesy and respect
  • Respond to camper, family member and colleague needs
  • Reinforce our relationship with host site by upholding facility policies and embracing host site employees as partners
  • Support a high standard of ethics, integrity and confidentiality Requirements
An STEM4kids instructor:
  • Is passionate about teaching technology to kids and teens.
  • Loves to work hard AND play hard.
  • Is a flexible team player with strong communication skills?
  • Have a positive attitude and a sense of humor.
  • Must hold or be able to obtain Pediatric & Adult CPR/First Aid/AED certifications in order to be eligible to work in this position.
  • must be at least 16 years old before their first day of work.
Qualified applicants must also demonstrate proficiency in one or more of the following areas:

  • Programming in Java, Python, or C++.
  • Robotics building and programming.
  • Mobile App Development for iPhone, iPad & Android.
  • Web Design and Digital Photography.
  • Digital Video Editing.
  • 2D or 3D Video Game Design.
Preferred qualities:
  • Teaching or tutoring experience.
  • Camp experience.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Ideal candidates have completed 2+ years of college in a related field of study.