Computing Career Corps Instructor – TECH CORPS
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 in-person from February 2 – May 19, 2022.

Time: Computing Career Corps sessions will run from 4:00pm-7:00pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays. Instructors can work multiple program days, if desired.

Wage: $20.00/hour: 4-12 hours/week (3 hours/night + 1 hour/night for additional responsibilities including administrative tasks and team meetings). Staff is also paid for training.

Direct Report: Computing Career Corps Instructors report to the TECH CORPS Program Manager.

Location: Computing Career Corps will take place at Franklin Heights High School (Wednesdays), South Western Career Academy (Wednesdays) and Horizon Science Academy (Thursdays).

  • Attend training session prior to program start date
  • Work collaboratively with a Co-Instructor to facilitate engaging weekly sessions with up to 25 students
  • 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 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
  • Passion (for the mission of the organization), Creativity and Initiative
  • Ability to build a safe classroom environment conducive to collaborative and hands-on learning
  • 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
  • Professionalism (time management, appearance, dependability, discretion) and strong work ethic
  • Computer Science or Engineering major/program/degree preferred but not required
  • Programming/Coding
  • Web Design & Development (e.g. JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and Content Management Systems
  • Graphic Arts and 2D or 3D Video Game Design
  • Open source software, including image, audio, video manipulation, web authoring and programming environments
  • 3D modeling platforms (e.g. TinkerCAD, SketchUp)

For additional details or to apply visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2022progapp

For more information, please contact TECH CORPS @ 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.

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