Homewood-Brushton YMCA
Homewood-Brushton YMCA

The YMCA is seeking a Program Instructor for the Y Creator Space mobile team.

Job specifications:

  • Assist in developing and implementing STEM lessons/programs for after-school sites, childcare sites, summer camps, and in-school sites (K-8, but primarily grades 3-6)
  • Maintain a strong sense of structure, consistency, professionalism, and quality at assigned program sites
  • Ensure the safe and effective use of program resources, including computers, 3D printers, audio-visual equipment, and art materials
  • Assist in tracking and recording program attendance, data, and successes
  • Assist with youth recruitment efforts and site development
  • Be able and willing to travel by personal transportation throughout the greater Pittsburgh region to deliver YCS programming in Homewood, Allentown, Bethel Park, and other locations
  • Support the maintenance and establishment of relationships with relevant community partners
  • Be responsive to current trends in the fields of STEM, design thinking, project-based learning, and Maker education
  • Be able to work a schedule that may vary by week or season and that includes evenings and weekends
  • Possess and maintain mandatory clearances (Criminal Background, Child Abuse, and FBI)

Ideal qualifications:

  • 2+ years of teaching and youth development experience, particularly grades 3-6
  • Strong working knowledge of computers and technology
  • The ideal candidate is professional, self-directed, highly adaptable, curious, committed to excellence, and has a positive attitude.

Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field preferred

10 to 15 hours per week

Send cover letter and resume to arice@ymcapgh.org.

Job Opportunity: Program Instructor, Y Creator Space Mobile Team was last modified: August 25th, 2017 by Arielle Evans