Technology Camp Instructor Grades 1-8 - Columbus, OH - Summer Camp Jobs Near Me

Drobots Company Columbus , OH 43216

Posted 3 weeks ago

Position Overview

The Instructor Role

While leading a wide variety of camp activities and classes in Drobots Company programs for grades K-8 (Future Technology, Game Development, Mobile App Builder, Minecraft & Roblox, Coding), an instructor is directly responsible for the safety, enjoyment, and emotional well-being of every camper, every minute, of every camp day. Instructors rely on supplied curriculum to guide daily camper activities, but are expected to apply their classroom management experience and tech-savviness to enhance the experience of every camper.

  • Reports directly to respective Program Lead.

  • These positions are filled by professionals with a minimum of 1 year experience working in a correlating field (education, tech, etc.).

Job Type:

Seasonal (Full Time) Summer Camp Jobs

Training and Pre-Camp Responsibility:

  • Attend a mandatory weekend training day (Date: May/June), conducted at the geographical and school location (TBA).

  • Attend 2-3 weekday remote webinar trainings (May/June)

  • Complete and fulfill any company rules and regulations and curriculum-related online trainings

Technology Experience Necessary:

Qualified applicants must demonstrate proficiency in two or more of the following areas

2D or 3D Video Game Design Mobile App Development for iPhone, iPad & Android Programming in Java, Lua, Unity, Python, or C related languages Game Modding Character Modeling Robotics building and programming Web Design and Digital Photography Artificial Intelligence or Machine Digital Video Editing Cyber Security or Cryptography Augmented Reality

Preferred Qualities

Teaching and/or tutoring experience Camp experience Customer service experience

Responsibilities

Job Description:

As a Technology Camp Instructor, your primary responsibilities are:

  • Creatively teach cool, innovative concepts to campers

  • Use passion for instructing children to inspire and serve as role model for campers

  • To be punctual, professional, and flexible at all times

  • Provide direct supervision and behavior management of campers

  • Deliver engaging, safe, and exciting drone and tech-related activities

  • Ensure a fun, safe, and positive environment

This position supports the program through a combination of tech and non-tech activities, suitable for this age group:

  • Assess and teach the curriculum to meet the interests and needs of campers

  • Follow the lesson plans to foster a fun, yet somewhat challenging learning environment

  • Monitor camper behavior and discover creative approaches to keep all campers excited and engaged

  • Create a nurturing learning environment for our campers

Anticipated Work Hours Per Week:

32-36 hours per week

Locations & Dates:

Camps operate for 6-9 weeks between June 1 and August 28. We hire teams based on availability for the full camp schedule, so please consider your availability and your ability to arrange reliable transportation before applying. The tentative schedule for this location is below. Specifics of your assigned schedule will be discussed in your final interview.

Columbus Academy

  • 4300 Cherry Bottom Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230

Weeks of

6/15 - 6/19

7/13 - 7/17

7/20 - 7/24

Columbus School for Girls

  • 65 S Drexel Ave, Columbus, OH 43209

Weeks of

6/22 - 6/26

6/29 - 7/2 (4-day week)

7/6 - 7/10

The Wellington School

  • 3650 Reed Rd, Columbus, OH 43220

Weeks of

6/22 - 6/26

7/6 - 7/10

7/27 - 7/31

Qualifications

Drobots Expectations:

  • Strong commitment to educational programming for kids and teenagers primarily in grades K-8

  • Tech-savvy mindset and willingness to learn new skills

  • Access to reliable automobile for entire duration of the summer camp season

  • Access to a reliable mobile phone device (i.e.: iPhone, Android, etc.)

  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail

  • Flexibility to meet changing work needs and demands

  • Ability to work collaboratively on a high-functioning team

  • Openness to feedback and desire to grow professionally

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and accurately

  • Ability to communicate clearly, maturely, and compassionately with students and families

  • Ability to maintain an excellent work ethic, a high level of energy, and exceptional enthusiasm all day, every day, for the duration of the summer

Experience & Education:

  • College graduate

  • Current commitment or near-future aspiration to work in education

  • General experience and interest with the educational topics you will be working with (teamwork, technology, STEM)

  • Experience working with students in a classroom setting (experience working also in a camp setting is a plus)

  • 1+ years teaching and managing a group of students (working with children and teens in a group setting)

  • 1+ years of behavior management experience with kids/teens

  • Extremely outgoing and professional personality

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