iFLY Indoor Skydiving

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

STEM Educator (Contract)

at iFLY Indoor Skydiving

Posted: 11/25/2019
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: e9c08fee-a791-4836-a89e-48a3ff70593f
Keywords: teaching

Job Description

Essential Job Functions:

  • Deliver oral presentation introducing students to grade-appropriate STEM concepts related to the wind tunnel
  • Collaborate with iFLY Flight Instructors to demonstrate how everyday objects behave in the wind tunnel
  • Facilitate a grade-appropriate science activity or experiment
  • Assist other iFLY staff in rotating students between the educational and flight portions of the program
  • Engage with school teachers and parents to elicit constructive feedback about the Education Program
  • Work with iFLY Flight Instructors and Operations staff to ensure successful program implementation
  • Communicate with Education Program staff to maintain and improve program.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in science, engineering, mathematics, STEM education, or related field
  • Mastery of science and mathematics concepts covered in K-12 school curriculum
  • Thorough understanding of fundamentals of fluid dynamics and related concepts
  • Teaching experience in a classroom, camp, museum, or other STEM education setting
  • Passion for engaging children and adults in STEM learning
  • Strong public speaking skills
  • Experience providing excellent customer service
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word
  • Ability to react positively to rapidly changing circumstances

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate Degree in science, engineering, mathematics, STEM education, or related field
  • Experience with inquiry-based teaching methods

Working Conditions and Availability:

  • Must be able speak clearly in a noisy environment
  • Must be able to conduct programs scheduled at the iFLY tunnel

Hours:

  • This is a contract position. Hours vary based on schedule and needs.