24 days old

Summer Camp Lead Instructor - CPD Aerospace Academy

San Jacinto College
Houston, TX 77049
  • Job Code

San Jacinto College

Equal Opportunity Statement: The San Jacinto College District is committed to equal opportunity for all students, employees, and applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, pregnancy, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, genetic information, marital status, or veteran status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.

Summer Camp Lead Instructor - CPD Aerospace Academy

Provide professional instruction for Continuing & Professional Development (CPD) Aerospace Education summer camp classes (funded by NASA MUREP MAA) which will be offered 100% online. Applications for the NASA-funded summer camp instructor positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed if openings become available. Instructors employed as temporary, full-time during the summer are not entitled to all the rights, privileges, and benefits of regular, full-time employees.

Chief responsibilities:
  • Take part in virtual training sessions prior to the start of the course and San Jacinto College instructor meetings as required.
  • Teach key concepts using a variety of formats: hands-on, direct instruction, group work and one-on-one with students using online curriculum provided by San Jacinto College's CPD-Aerospace Education department
  • Communicate and treat children, parents, and coworkers with respect
  • Maintain conducive learning environment within the classroom through effective classroom management skills
  • Assist with set up and clean-up of all related activities during the class
  • Administer and collect pre and post-tests and student surveys at the beginning and end of the class.
  • Fill out roster of daily attendance and submit to the Aerospace Education staff each week
  • Communicate quickly and regularly with Aerospace Education staff to solve any issues that arise
  • Other duties as required

Classes will take place as follows:

Middle school Summer Camps occur from June to July from 8am-4pm Monday-Thursday and 8-12 on Friday at San Jacinto College (online).

Please specify the level course you wish to teach on your cover letter (e.g. 4-5th grade or 6-8th grade or both).

Be sure to attach your Resume, Cover letter, list of 3 professional references and your contact informa

Salary Grade: Camp Lead Instructor

Salary is based on the Board-approved salary schedule for the current fiscal year. See Salary Schedule

Requisition Number: req2798

Posting Close Date: 8/31/2021

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college with 1 or more years of formal academic teaching experience with youth OR 4 years of academic teaching experience with youth programs
  • Knowledge of STEM topics and space related activities to actively engage youth
  • Effective classroom management skills
  • Information technology literacy skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Responsible, punctual, friendly, and enthusiastic
  • Be able to commit to teaching for 7-8 or more weeks
  • Must have own technology including computer, monitor, wifi, camera, speaker, etc...
  • Willing to undergo REQUIRED background check and training

Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in education, science, technology, mathematics field
  • Teacher certification and experience teaching science, technology, or math is preferred
  • Four or more years of teaching academic courses for middle school students in a public or private ISD setting is preferred
  • Knowledge of aerospace industry, science, and engineering concepts



Posted: 2021-02-11 Expires: 2021-03-14

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Summer Camp Lead Instructor - CPD Aerospace Academy

San Jacinto College
Houston, TX 77049

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast