ZOOM TEACHER / INNOVATOR / PUPPETEER

We are seeking camera-ready, dynamic and charismatic ELEMENTARY TEACHERS with strong classroom management, solid Zoom chops, the ability to multitask with technology while teaching, and a willingness to develop a working love for puppetry. 

Must be available East Coast mornings.

Our virtual programs are booked on demand by schools in three content areas: digital citizenship, world culture and social and emotional learning.

Part-time positions only with training beginning mid-April and teaching in May.

 

COMPENSATION

  • Part-time
  • Up to $50/hr for teaching; $20/hr for planning

DUTIES

  • Primary duty is teaching to whole classes live over Zoom during East Coast mornings. At first, the classes are in-person at school with a local teacher in the room with them; you are remote.
  • Start with teaching a provided digital citizenship curriculum taught while giving voice to a puppet friend.
  • Opportunity to expand to other curriculum areas for programs that are booked during East Coast mornings.  
  • Contribute to exciting new business efforts including lead generation and product design.

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Dynamic personality and comfortable teaching persona
  • Proof of US teaching credential (multi-subject or ESL elementary and/or junior high or high school humanities)
  • Interest in educational technology and the prospect of working in an entrepreneurial, startup atmosphere
  • Strong writing skills for lesson planning
  • Avid user of technology in and out of the classroom
  • Solid whole group classroom management skills and animated, engaging teaching style
  • Flexible working hours but available to be booked for East Coast mornings
  • English speaker with legal right to work in the U.S.

CALENDAR

  • Paid training starting mid-April
  • 40+ periods to be taught in May / June; opportunity to build from there
  • Opportunity to sub in the evenings for our distance-learning-to-Asia program once training has been completed