Outreach Instructor / Program Coordinator

Posted: 2 months12 weeks84 days ago

GSSM seeks an exceptional individual to develop and deliver innovative STEM curriculum, activities, and programs for students and teachers. This is a multi-faceted position with responsibilities in curriculum development, coordinating STEM learning opportunities, and providing instruction to students and teachers. The selected candidate will join a positive and creative Outreach Center team. There will also be opportunities to develop and lead professional development sessions for teachers, be involved in coordinating Outreach Center summer STEM camp experiences for students, and have a role in creating new learning opportunities that are aligned with GSSM’s strategic plan. The position will also provide support to GSSM’s other outreach programs and initiatives.

The selected candidate will have demonstrated through experience and success the ability to carry out the core functions of the position. The necessary credentials include an advanced degree in science, mathematics, engineering, STEM education, or a related field. Desired qualifications include a strong content background in the STEM disciplines, experience teaching at a variety of levels and in various settings, an understanding of diverse learners, and an enthusiasm for teaching and developing STEM learning experiences. Experience with curriculum design, professional development, instructional learning technologies, and virtual instruction is preferred. Candidates should have a proven ability to collaborate with teachers and administrators, experience developing and evaluating programs, and the ability to coordinate multiple tasks. They should also possess a demonstrated understanding of teaching and learning, excellent interpersonal skills, and a proficiency in written and oral communication.

This is a full-time 12-month position with benefits available. Compensation is competitive based on credentials, experience and other unique qualifications. Some travel is required to support work with partner districts and schools.

GSSM is mission-driven to bring excellence and advanced STEM experiences within reach of every South Carolina family. The Outreach Instructor / Program Coordinator will join a dedicated team of professionals working together to make that happen.

We are especially interested in hearing from candidates who are able to contribute to the diversity and excellence of our community, which we consider indispensable to our future growth and success. Applicants are encouraged to address how they might assist GSSM in this way by discussing it in their cover letter.

if you would like be considered for this opportunity, please complete the GSSM/SC State Employment Application form linked here (pdf) and return with your CV or résumé, and a cover letter explaining your interest in the position, to careers@governors.school.

GSSM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.