JOIN OUR TEAM

Nuts About Science is looking for teacher scientists to join our team! Do you love teaching science? We are looking for teacher scientists to teach our hands-on science programs in elementary schools in Northville, Livonia and surrounding area. This position plays a key role in the Nuts About Science organization by interacting directly with elementary school employees, parents and children while representing Nuts About Science in a positive and professional manner. Hours are 3:00-5:30 pm, 2-4 days a week. Pay is $50 per class plus mileage over 20 miles roundtrip.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors Degree in Education or Bachelors of Science Degree with teaching experience
  • Strong communication, presentation skills and time management skills.
  • Valid driver’s license, proof of auto insurance and means of reliable transportation required.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated, child friendly, self-motivated, dependable and flexible.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Deliver and facilitate hands-on Science programs to elementary-aged children in a safe and fun manner in Northville, Livonia and surrounding area.
  • Implement sound classroom management techniques during program facilitation.
  • Review, study and learn program dialogue prior to program delivery.
  • Ability to transport a 20-30 pound supply cart in and out of your vehicle.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with diverse individuals, calmly and efficiently resolving situations ranging from routine to emergency.
  • Ability to operate standard office and classroom equipment including but not limited to projector, personal computer, cell phone, copier, scientific equipment, etc.
  • Willingness to become an independent contractor and form an LLC.

Interested candidates, email us your resume with references to jenniferp@nutsaboutscience.com.