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Seeking Instructors/ Teaching Artists- STEAM, SCAD, Scratch, HTML, Coding

CALL FOR MAKER Instructors, MEDIA ART instructors, STEM+Arts INSTRUCTORS

The Rye Arts Center, a multi-arts center located in Rye, NY, is looking for creative-minded and enthusiastic instructors to join our growing team of visual, maker, media arts and STEM+Arts instructors! Teaching experience is a must, and all candidates are expected to be reliable, punctual, and ready to have fun in a creative and rewarding environment that includes a Gallery, maker space, painting studio, ceramics studio, and media arts lab.

JOB DESCRIPTION: 
The RAC is looking for instructors with a background in any or all of the following: STEAM, 3-D Printing, Coding (Scratch, Java, Python, etc), Minecraft (and MinecraftEDU), Animation, circuits and electronics, Robotics, and other disciplines that fall under the STEAM arts banner.

Classes at the RAC run year-round, Monday – Saturday, and offerings are divided into seasonal terms for ages 3 through adult. Opportunities for teaching are also available at off-site locations sponsored by the RAC. Must have own transportation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous teaching experience required.
  • Excellent professional and practical experience in your area of teaching.
  • Ability to create a class curriculum based on the needs and expectations of the RAC, adhering closely to its mission and principles.
  • Please note: This is not a full-time position; classes are enrollment dependent.
  • Preferred Experience in one or more of the following:
  • Computer programming tools for kids (ie: Scratch, Java, Python, LUA, Game Salad)
  • Arduino, MakeyMakey
  • Robotics (LEGO and others)
  • littleBits
  • Movie making with iMovie
  • 3D printing: Tinkercad, Blender, SketchUp, MakerWare Desktop
  • Game and App design
  • Minecraft & MinecraftEDU, Technic Launcher
  • Making, designing, crafting and building

HOW TO APPLY
To be considered, please email a copy of your resume along with a cover letter that includes examples of your teaching experience, your art/technology background, availability, and class proposals.

 

Details

Is Project Ongoing? yes
Deadline 6/30/2017
Contact Name Nicole Zahour
Contact Email nicolezahour@ryeartscenter.org
Website htp://www.ryeartscenter.org