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Program Instructor: MakerShop

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Position Overview- The Maker Shop Program Instructor will create and lead classes in the Maker Shop on 3D printing and LED and reactive wearables. The Instructor will work closely with the Creative Studio Manager and Program Manager: Sewing & Design.


LESGC’s fall programming will include a broad range of classes, in a variety of disciplines, offered at no cost to girls and their families. Throughout our state-of-the-art center, students will have the opportunity to enroll in programs in the arts, sciences, leadership, entrepreneurship and wellness. 


This position will teach 2 after school classes per week, one for middle and one for high school members; after school programs take place Monday through Friday from 4pm and 6pm. Flexible schedule.


Responsibilities Include


Program Support

  • Lead 2 classes in the LESGC Maker Shop focusing on 3D printing and LED and reactive wearables including but limited to jewelry, buttons, masks, hats, glasses, etc.
  • Develop a weekly program outline and final report for each class
  • Collaborate with the Program Manager: Sewing + Design and the Creative Studio Manager to design wearables for the Summer 2021 Fashion Show
  • Enter and submit daily class attendance



Program Development


  • Work with the Director of Programs and Education Manager on curriculum development
  • Attend relevant program staff meetings



Competencies: 

  • Ability to work with diverse populations including youth and young adults 
  • Knowledge of 3D printing
  • Knowledge of Microcontrollers: Arduino, LilyPad, Flora, Raspberry Pi
  • Crafting, designing, building, hacking, and making in general
  • Ability to write new lesson plans in a tech-arts field
  • Instructors with NYSED licensure on any grade level and a passion for makerspace and digital arts/media are preferred but not necessary
  • Ability to work independently and be flexible



Organizational Relationships: 

  • Reporting to the Director of Programs



To apply, please send cover letter and resume to apply@girlsclub.org




Position Overview- The Maker Shop Program Instructor will create and lead classes in the Maker Shop on 3D printing and LED and reactive wearables. The Instructor will work closely with the Creative Studio Manager and Program Manager…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule

Location

On-site
402 E 8th St, New York, NY 10009, USA

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