Portland Area Part time STEM Instructor and Helpers

Science Matters in America

Portland, Oregon

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $18-$35 per hour
Deadline Oct 20, 2019

Portland OR--HIRING NOW for school year-2019-2020

LOVE Science? LOVE Kids? Need a flexible, part time position? Join Science Matters in America where Science and Fun are One!

Science Matters is looking for experienced Instructors and Helpers to come join our team.

We provide QUALITY after school STEM programs at local elementary schools with six different curriculum a year and summer camp.

We provide clubs in 30 schools across the following school districts...

  • Portland Public Schools
  • Hillsboro
  • Beaverton
  • Sherwood
  • Newburg


  • Teach students in the after school program at local elementary schools.
  • Available at least 2 days a week (premium for 4 days a week), Monday-Friday, within the 2:00 to 4:45 pm window.
  • Teach meaningful STEM through hands-on experiments and Science Literacy
  • Create a take-home project each week with students


  • Love of learning and working with students
  • Enthusiastic about teaching STEM
  • Experience working with students (can be volunteer work)
  • Effective classroom management skills, with teaching experience preferred (but we will train)
  • Energetic, punctual, and very dependable
  • Must have reliable transportation

Other details:

  • Supplies, curriculum, and paid training provided
  • Fingerprint Background Check Required
  • Instructor Compensation: starts at $28 per club (2-hr window) and grows depending upon experience.
  • Helper compensation: $18.50 per club (90 minute window)

For more information, check out our website at www.sciencematters.tv 



Please send resume to Holly Scott, Operations Manager, at holly@sciencematters.tv 

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