Rex K-12 is seeking a highly motivated Computer Instructor to join our team in Milwaukee, WI. We are open to candidates who are currently in college or possess relevant tech certifications or experience. This part-time position involves teaching 6th-grade computer science classes exclusively on-site at our partner school.
5 hours per week (3 hours active instruction, 2 hours prep time)
- Teaching hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (1 hour each day)
- Grade Level: 6th Grade Computer Science
- Deliver engaging and effective computer science lessons to 6th-grade students on-site at our partner school.
- Adapt teaching methods to cater to the specific needs of the on-site classroom environment.
- Foster a positive and inclusive learning atmosphere to encourage student participation and success.
- Devote 2 hours per week to curriculum preparation and planning for upcoming on-site classes.
- Develop and modify lesson plans, assignments, and assessments as needed.
- Ensure that instructional materials are up-to-date and aligned with the curriculum standards.
- Maintain regular communication with students, parents, and school staff as needed.
- Address student inquiries and concerns promptly and professionally.
- Collaborate with the Rex team to align teaching materials with program objectives.
4. Professional Development:
- Stay current with developments in computer science education.
- Attend training sessions and workshops to enhance teaching skills.
- Participate in departmental meetings and contribute to program improvement discussions.
- Currently enrolled in college or graduate with a focus on computer science, education or a related field, or
- Possess relevant tech certifications or experience in the field.
- Teaching certification or education experience is a plus but not required.
- Strong knowledge of computer science concepts and programming languages is a plus, but not required.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to adapt teaching methods to different learning styles.
- Patience, adaptability, and a passion for educating young learners.
This position requires teaching exclusively on-site at our partner school in Milwaukee, WI. The candidate should be prepared to create a conducive learning environment within the physical classroom.
**Note:** This job description is intended to provide an overview of the position and its responsibilities. The specific duties and requirements may evolve based on the needs of the school and the program.
$15 - $25 per hour