Job Posting: Computing Career Corps Instructor

JOB POSTING: Computing Career Corps Instructor

Position Summary
Part-time/Temporary position responsible for coordinating and implementing all day-to-day aspects of the program. Computing Career Corps (CCC) introduces students to a variety of in-demand occupations in the field of technology including computer programming, software engineering, robotics, 3D printing and app development. Students gain a solid understanding of the inner workings of technology and use their newly acquired skills and creativity to develop solutions and products. Each cohort has two (2) instructors and one (1) site coordinator with up to 25 students.

Date:     Computing Career Corps will be implemented from January 27 – May 22, 2020.
Time:     Computing Career Corps will run from 4:00pm-7:00pm, Monday-Thursday one day per week. Instructors are able to work multiple program days, if desired.
Wage:     $20.00/hour: 4-16 hours/week (3 hours a night + 1 hour/night for additional responsibilities including administrative tasks and team meetings)

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Attend training session prior to program start date
  • Become knowledgeable of program tools (lessons/activities, software/hardware) prior to program sessions
  • Be able to explain complex ideas to students so they can relate and understand
  • Build a safe classroom environment conducive to collaborative and hands-on learning
  • Assist students with the successful completion of lessons/activities and evaluation
  • Provide feedback on the students’ experience with the overall program
  • Provide TECH CORPS staff with all program and evaluation data as requested
  • Perform other duties as needed for the successful implementation of the program
     

Qualifications:

  • Passion (for the mission of the organization), Creativity and Initiative
  • Basic knowledge and/or experience leading, mentoring or teaching groups
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • Previous experience working with diverse populations and/or urban students is a plus
  • Computer Science or Engineering major/program/degree preferred but not required

 

Content Knowledge/Experience:

  • Programming/coding
  • Web Design & Development (e.g. JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and Content Management Systems
  • Graphic Arts and 2D or 3D Video Game Design
  • Robotics and Engineering (Mechanical/Electrical)
  • Open source software, including image, audio, video manipulation, web authoring and programming environments
  • 3D Printing platforms (e.g. TinkerCAD, SketchUp)
     

Direct Report: Computing Career Corps Instructors report to the TECH CORPS Manager, Special Projects
Location: Computing Career Corps will take place at South-Western Career Academy, Franklin Heights High School, Godman Guild, Westerville Central High School and The Homeless Families Foundation.

 

For additional details or to apply visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2020progapp
For more information, please contact: Carla @ 614-583-9211

 

TECH CORPS is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
law. TECH CORPS is committed to building a culturally diverse team and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.