Current Opening

Robotics & STEM Teacher, Curriculum Developer

(Full Time, On Site)

Vinci Robotics Academy is looking for hiring one long term on-site full-time (30 - 35 hours per week) teacher/curriculum developer for our robotics/programming/STEM programs (after school and summer camp).

ABOUT THE JOB

  • Start immediately, must be able to commit to work at least 12 months.

  • Summer camp (July and August): 40 hours on weekdays

  • After school program (from September to June): 1:30 PM to 7 PM, 5 days per week, include two days on weekends.

  • Must be able to work on weekends from September, select two workdays to rest per week.

  • To teach Students who are between 8 to 16 years old.

  • Great opportunity to learn, develop, and get certified of engineering industries and the world's most advanced and leading educational robotics system.

  • Learn and expand vision on cutting-edge STEAM topics, such as robotics, self-driving, AI, machine learning, prosthetics in neuroscience, soft robotics, and space robotics.

  • Great opportunity to learn and practice in STEAM education, innovation, programming skills, mechanical engineering, electronic engineering, and computer science

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Teach robotics and STEAM classes (summer camp and after school programs).

  • Create and improve curricula and teaching materials.

  • Get familiar with VEX Robotics platform and know how to build, program, and troubleshoot the robots prior the teaching starts.

  • Help students understand the complicated robotics and STEM concepts

  • Help students with hands-on design and building.

  • Help students with programming in robotics, electronics, web development, and applications.

  • Co-host robotics competition and in-classroom competitions.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must love, understand, and respect children and teenagers.

  • Must have at least one year teaching experience

  • Must be able to care, respect, and be able to manage students in the classroom well.

  • Must be patient, responsible and committed with excellent communication skills.

  • Must be proactive to respond to questions, contribute new ideas, and be able to do research and solve problems by yourself.

  • Must be able to work on weekends and nighttime.

  • Must be able to commit for at least 12 months to work.

  • Must be able to come to the classroom on your own transportation.

  • Prefer to have basic knowledge of educational robotic systems (VEX, LEGO, or FIRST) (Competition experience preferred)

  • Have basic knowledge of STEAM education

  • Prefer to have basic knowledge of computer programming (C++ and Python preferred)

  • Experience with using hardware tools and power tools

  • Must be 18 years old and above. College major in engineering major is preferred

  • Clean background check via online/live scan

BENEFITS

  • Teaching bonus

  • Sponsor to pursuit engineering industry certificates (career improvement)

  • Sponsor to pursuit Robotics/STEM education Certificates

  • Teaching bonus and self-development opportunities

  • Sponsorship to H1B

Location

87 Terrace Hall Ave. 

Burlington, MA (on-site only, no virtual)

Job Type

Full-time (30 - 35 hours per week), long term hiring, commit at least 12 months.

Salary

$20 per hour

About Vinci Robotics Academy

Established in 2018, Vinci Robotics Academy is parents founded parents run 501(c)(3) non-profit STEAM education organization for youth located in Lexington/Burlington, MA. We are building a diligent and professional robotics/STEAM club aiming to provide high quality STEAM education resources and services to local and online communities.

How to Apply

Please send your information and resume to contact@vincirobotics.org

Volunteers

Vinci Robotics is looking for volunteers in multiple positions. Vinci Robotics Academy is qualified to apply for the President's Volunteer Service Award (Check here for requirements and eligibilities: https://www.presidentialserviceawards.gov/eligibility). Hope you can come and help the local community in STEAM education.

Guest Speaker

Experts in the STEAM topic-related fields, who can give inspired and enlightened speeches to our students.

Marketing

Help us manage marketing channels and develop marketing strategies.

Event Planning

Help us plan fantastic events.

Media Developing

Help us produce media materials, which is including photo shooting, video shooting, produce promotional materials.

Grant Writing

Help us write applications for the grant.

About Vinci Robotics Academy

Established in 2018, Vinci Robotics Academy is parents founded parents run 501(c)(3) non-profit STEAM education organization for youth located in Lexington/Burlington, MA. We are building a diligent and professional robotics/STEAM club aiming to provide high quality STEAM education resources and services to local and online communities.

How to Apply

Please send your resume to contact@vincirobotics.org