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Full Time Program Coordinator Role

The function of the Program Coordinator is to be an active team member of the Dreams for Schools Programs Team and to work closely with both the Program Director and Executive Director and front-line instructor staff in ensuring the highest quality of Dreams for Schools’ Education programs. The Program Coordinator is also expected to collaborate with fellow team members to help advance the mission of Dreams for Schools.

We strive to make Dreams for Schools a place where talented people who care about our mission and education can take initiative and grow in their career. If you’re the right person for the job, we’ll support you, and you can be confident that you’ll be working with an exceptional and results oriented team. We hope you’ll consider joining the Dreams for Schools’ family!

Build your Career at Dreams for Schools

We’re always looking for talented, dedicated people who want to dedicate their career in support of mentoring and inspiring the next generation to change their lives through STEAM programs. We are committed to building a diverse team and recognize how our organization is greatly enhanced when we unite people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.

Please browse through the Open Positions below of STEAM Instructor and Administrative Assistant & Office Manager apply accordingly by following the steps outlined. Qualified applicants will be contacted shortly.

Administrative Assistant & Office Manager

The Administrative Assistant & Office Manager serves as a point of contact and link between employees, internal departments, and external parties including volunteers, vendors, stakeholders, and other constituents. They will handle scheduling for the Executive Director internally and externally, perform clerical and administrative duties, analyze and improve office processes and policies, and ensure that the office operates smoothly. 

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume and other relevant information to [email protected] with the subject “Administrative Assistant & Office Manager.”
 
We hope you’ll consider joining the DFS family! 

STEAM Instructor

Are you a friendly and flexible individual who can work with students of all ages? Are you committed to the mission of giving them the best experience Dreams for Schools can offer? Apply to be a Dreams for Schools STEAM Instructor today!

Our number-one goal is to enable success for students by making STEAM approachable and exciting. This can only be accomplished with an outstanding team of instructors guiding them along the way.

We are looking for college student or recently graduated STEAM Instructors with terrific communication, teaching and leading skills. Not only should you know the material, you should also be able to to bond with students and educate them in a warm, fun manner that takes away the obstacles surrounding STEAM.

Basic Requirements

  • Interest in working with K-12 students and exposing them to STEAM
  • Familiarity or willingness to learn Computer Science or Engineering 
  • Must commit to attending all training, program, showcase, and check-in dates
  • Must have a High School Diploma
  • Must submit to and clear a DOJ Background Check and TB test prior to the beginning of employment
  • Must be able to legally work in the United States
  • Weekend work may be required some days
  • Applicant must be able to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination

STEAM Instructor Applications

Location:

Virtual or In-Person

  • Orange County, CA
  • Affton, MO

Hourly Rate:

Starting at $19/HR 

Deadline: 

Fall: August 5, 2022

Applicants are interviewed on an as needed basis. We encourage you to apply early. 

Available Programs to Teach for STEAM Instructors

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Program Coordinator

The function of the Program Coordinator is to be an active team member of the Dreams for Schools Programs Team and to work closely with the Programs Director, Executive Director, and front-line instructor staff in ensuring the highest quality of Dreams for Schools’ education programs. 

The Program Coordinator is also expected to collaborate with fellow team members to help advance the mission of Dreams for Schools. 

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and resume and other relevant information to [email protected] with the subject “Program Coordinator.”
 
We hope you’ll consider joining the DFS family! 

Our applications are currently closed for our mentor/instructor roles. Please check back on April 4 for our Summer classes.

Teaching Dates:

  • November 15 – March 4

Class Days:

  • Mon & Wed AND/OR Tues &Thurs

Class Times:

  • 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Training Dates (Paid): 

  • Training 1 – 10/30 from 9:30 – 2:00 PM
  • Training 2-5 – 11/6, 11/7, 11/13, 11/14 from 9:30 – 1:00 PM

*Independent work is required.