The STEM Instructor is a part-time position (10-15 hours per week), during the academic school year. The STEM Instructor is responsible for teaching STEM-based curriculum within the STEM Curiosity Lab After School Program offered to students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade at their public middle schools. Primary responsibilities include program instruction, materials preparation, and program data collection. This position begins in late September and ends in early May after the culmination of the STEM Fair activities.

Tagged as: Research/Science and Technical, Teaching/Education


Bachelor’s degree in education / STEM-related field OR student working towards a degree OR 1-3 years of formal or informal middle school-level teaching experience
Current driver’s license and safe driving record for the past 5 years
Minimum CPR/First Aid certification by start date

Preferred Skills:

Ability to communicate in Spanish
Knowledge of inquiry-based learning

About Walking Mountains Science Center

Founded in 1998, Walking Mountains Science Center’s mission is to awaken a sense of wonder and inspire environmental stewardship and sustainability through natural science education. As an employee of our organization, you are a member of an inclusive and dynamic team that values community, professionalism, collaboration, diversity, equity, a positive work environment and a passion for the mission of Walking Mountains and the impact it’s making in the community.

Application Instructions

Please apply at https://www.walkingmountains.org/join-our-team/job-posting-stem-curiosity-lab-instructor/ and contact Chelsea Brisson (STEM Curiosity Lab Coordinator) at [email protected] for more information.