KICK Camp Instructor

Kirkwood Community College

Cedar Rapids, IA Education & Training / Childcare & Personal Care
JOB GOAL:
Currently looking for instructors with any of the following skills for our Kirkwood Interactive Camp for Kids for the summer months: Culinary, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), Arts, and Robotics.

Under limited supervision, the Learning Facilitator is responsible for teaching youth, ages 9-14 and  ensuring all students meet the objectives of the course. Provide exemplary customer service through positive class interaction, meeting the participant needs, maintaining a clean, neat, and inviting learning experience while having a positive and upbeat attitude.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Consistently attend scheduled classes.
  • Facilitate an outstanding participant experience by giving exemplary customer service.
  • Greet and welcome participants.
  • Effectively communicate with participants and Continuing Education Staff.
  • Clean and straighten classroom before and after each class.
  • Answer questions and provide resources as appropriate to participants.
  • Deliver course content and ensure that learning outcomes are met.
  • Complete all required paperwork as requested by Continuing Education Staff.
  • Perform other related work duties as assigned.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:
  • Have a true excitement for helping participants learn.
  • Enjoy a fast paced, dynamic environment.
  • Personify a commitment to exceeding expectations.
  • Passionate about life-long learning
  • Possess a savvy and confident personality.
  • Be able and willing to represent the College in the most positive manner with prospective, former, and current participants, clients, suppliers, and the community we serve.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships with participants, staff and fellow Learning Facilitators.
  • Possess strong human relations skills and be able to interact with diverse personalities.
  • Communicate clearly, concisely, logically, and coherently orally and in writing.
  • Deal responsibly and effectively with problems, and exercise independent judgment when making decisions.
  • Welcome, value, and nurture people of all backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, as well as support and promote an environment that accepts differences.

The statements contained herein reflect general details as necessary to describe the essential job duties/responsibilities and performance expectations of the job, which should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements.  Individuals may perform other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES WITH/WITHOUT REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION:
Position involves working in a classroom setting. Occasional (10-33%) standing, pushing, pulling and grasping. Frequent (34-66%) reaching utilizing art equipment and other types of close visual work.  Constant (67-100%) sitting, walking, repetitive motion, talking and hearing.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Interest in teaching today's youth educational classes.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, OR REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED: 
  • Teaching License.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS, LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, OR REGISTRATIONS:
  • Substitute License, Para License or working towards an education degree

Job ID: 66135

Posted 25 days ago

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