Afterschool Science Educator
Discovery Space seeks one enthusiastic individual with experience teaching science to elementary aged audiences (K-6 graders) to join our education team.
Selected candidate will be responsible for planning and facilitating highly interactive, 90-120 minute science programs consistent with our mission during afterschool hours. Hours are 12-5:30pm Monday through Thursday. In the case of a well-qualified candidate, more opportunities do exist for increased hours, responsibility and pay.
Current PA criminal and child abuse background clearances are required.
- Bachelor’s Degree in education or science; however, experience will be
strongly considered no matter the degree;
- Experience developing and facilitating educational programming with elementary or middle school kids, demonstrating good classroom management skills, and understanding how to effectively engage multi-age youth in science learning;
- Team focused attitude with a passion for connecting children with science;
- Reliable transportation and valid license.
Resumes, letters of interest, and contact information for
three (3) references should be submitted to Allayn Beck: info@MyDiscoverySpace.org.