Job Title: Youth Educator

Who

Brain Monkeys is a Makerspace and technology education company that is just for kids and is characterized “A Makerspace That Comes To You”.  We facilitate and offers programs as part of after school enrichment, summer camps and homeschool groups. Our course curriculum is vast and if there is interest in a topic, Brain Monkeys has probably taught it or will work to develop it.

What

We need enthusiastic and curious people to train and later teach as part of our education programs.  Join our team of educators and learn a new skill and how to teach it to others!

Here are just some of the topics that you will learn to teach as an employee at Brain Monkeys:

Lego Robotics Computer Science Rube Goldberg Machines
Arduino Programming Engineering with Lego Scratch Programming
Sewing and Fashion Design Ballistics Much, much more….
Maker Design and Create Soldering Basics

Our goal is to inspire kids of all ages to ask questions, learn to problem solve and to never stop learning!

Key Details

All curriculum is provided along with paid training sessions.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teach weekly classes for children age 6 & up
  • Utilize Brain Monkeys education methods to effectively deliver the prepared curriculum
  • Maintain communication with Director
  • Inspire children and spark interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM)
  • Be enthusiastic, creative and have fun!

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Currently pursuing or acquired Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or Education teaching these topics is preferred but not required

  • Approximately two years of experience either in a traditional school environment or non-traditional teaching environments such as coaching or camp counseling preferred
  • Ability to be on time and prepared for class
  • Energetic and enthusiastic about working with children
  • Reliable transportation is a must as we do off site instruction throughout Ann Arbor

Teaching schedule: Monday through Friday during the after school and early evening hours

Qualified candidates should email resume and cover letter to: info@brainmonkeys.com

Brain Monkeys is an Equal Opportunity Employer.