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Learning Lab Educator (temporary, part-time)

*SPARKING WONDER AND CURIOSITY ABOUT OUR WORLD THROUGH HANDS-ON SCIENCE EXPERIENCES*


LEARNING LAB 
EDUCATOR 
9-WEEK PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 
MONDAY – FRIDAY FROM 8AM – 1:30PM OR 12PM – 5:30PM
BEGINNING AUGUST 
26, 2020 

Learning Lab Educators are responsible for presenting and demonstrating inquiry-based science programs to students who are not attending traditional school due to COVID-19.  Duties include taking the lead role in the instruction of learning labs for K – 6th grade by developing and providing appropriate grade level programming, classroom management and instruction. Other responsibilities will include helping children as they complete their traditional schoolwork responsibilities as well as assisting with before/after care and lunch supervision.  

Applicant must possess a Bachelor’s degree or be an academic senior in science- or educationrelated majors only; have excellent communication and customer service skills; the ability to work well with a variety of people in a fast-paced environment; comfort leading group presentations; and the ability to effectively interpret and communicate science concepts. Physical qualifications include, but are not limited to, the ability to sit/stand for extended periods of time; ability to lift/pull/push objects up to 20 lbs.; hearing/visual acuity and exposure to chemicals/fumes.   

Classrooms will be limited to 12 children per week. Face coverings and social distancing will be required.   

Benefits include free membership; discounts in our gift shop; and on-site parking.

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