The EnCorps Teaching Fellowship for STEM Professionals in the Los Angeles Area- Apply Now!


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Long BeachLong Beach, CA 90806

STEM Fellows in the 2016 EnCorps Cohort at our free Residential Institute for professional development.



Are you are one of many STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) professionals who has a desire to share your passion with younger generations and make a difference for public school students?


The EnCorps STEM Teachers Program empowers STEM industry experts to become exceptional teachers, tutors, and educators. Heading into our 10th year of public service, we are the only nonprofit in California (or the nation) that enables STEM professionals, military veterans, and retirees to explore a career transition to teaching or volunteer tutoring in a low risk, highly supported way.

EnCorps Fellows directly impact the next generation of innovators, scientists and engineers, and are uniquely positioned to transform public STEM education. EnCorps provides comprehensive training and support as you personally engage with students in need and explore a move into a career that truly changes our world.

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  • Immediate access to working with high need students
  • Mentorship from EnCorps staff and an experienced host teacher
  • Exam support and credentialing guidance
  • Scholarship opportunities for credentialing and professional development
  • Access to networks and schools for full time teaching employment
  • Robust slate of professional development webinars and in person institutes
  • Cohort of peers who share ideas and best practices


Selection for the 2017 Cohort is underway! Apply online between August 1 and May 16 at To be considered for our next Interview Days (next one is October 26, 2016) to be held in Los Angeles, California, apply by Friday, October 21).

Join our next live webinar (or watch a recorded one) at, see our FAQs at, or get in touch with Angel Honda, Los Angeles Program & Recruitment Coordinator at or 310-482-7669.

EnCorps STEM Teachers Program Areas of focus:

Education Network of nonprofits Youth Veterans Technology technology Teacher program engineering Charter Schools STEM

  • c/o Sherry Lansing Foundation
    2020 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 2121
    Los Angeles, CA, US 90067 See Map
  • Application deadline: November 30, 2016
  • Start date: January 2, 2017
  • Employment type: Full Time
  • Professional level: Professional
  • Job functions:


  • Education:

    4-year degree

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  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 27
  • variable (2-5 hours per week) with flexible times
  • TB screen and Background check. Second language skills are desirable.
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