After school STEM Camp Science/Engineering Tutor


(48.4277,-122.326)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Mt Vernon School District 124 E Lawrence StMount Vernon, WA 98273

About

Mt. Vernon School District

Afterschool S.T.E.M. Camp Science and Engineering Tutor

Position Overview and Impact: Tutor and mentor economically disadvantaged 5th graders in science and engineering, so as to improve state assessment scores and self-confidence in their scientific abilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Tutor and mentor 5th grade students on core science and/or engineering concepts and techniques to improve State Assessment scores for Science
  2. Work with the Camp Coordinator to improve the science and engineering activities and curriculum, and brainstorm new activities
  3. Mentor and empower students to explore new ideas, interests and talents to increase self-confidence in their abilities as new scientists and engineers

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with or teaching school age children
  • Knowledge of basic science and engineering skills, theories and practices.
  • (If 18yrs+) Ability to pass a background check

Training and Support Provided:

Orientation to School District code of conduct and State Learning Objectives; basic training Adverse Childhood Experiences (A.C.E.’s), and access to the Camp Coordinator as needed

Benefits of Volunteering: Gain experience tutoring and mentoring at risk youth and empower disadvantaged students towards pursuing further education in their favorite subjects

Time Commitment:

Monday-Thursday 3:00pm- 5:30p.m; Rotating between all six Elementary Schools

Length of Commitment: One school year; Approx. 80 Days

Contact: Megan Connell, Program Coordinator (360) 428-6110, Ex. 11416; mconnell@mvsd320.org

Skills

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Mechanical Engineering

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 11
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of three weeks, Monday-Thursday, 3-5:30 pm

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