The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) has an immediate opening for an Instructor in GGC’s Outreach Education Program. This position will plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences for the Genetic Education Center and the Mobile Science Program.
The primary responsibilities include preparation and delivery of instructional activities, preparation of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities that include the use of current laboratory technology. Responsibilities also include the maintenance of student and activity data for reporting purposes. The instructor will assist with oversight of Mobile Lab scheduling and on-campus tours. The ability to travel within South Carolina with monthly overnight assignments during the school year is required. Most events are scheduled during normal business hours, with an occasional Saturday STEM/science event that the Mobile Outreach team of instructors will need to attend.
Instructors will participate in the GGC’s annual Summer Course for Teachers held in June. This will require conducting lab activities and instruction for course teachers in the concluding two-day workshop. Workshops are held on the GGC campus and may possibly be expanded to sites in the North Charleston area and Pee Dee region.
The High School Summer Camp is a week-long program in July. Instructors will be required to provide instruction and be engaged in the program. The camp is held on the GGC campus but may be expanded to sites in North Charleston and the Pee Dee region.
Candidates who have a Bachelor’s degree in Science with relevant teaching experience and knowledge of current technology are encouraged to apply. The qualified applicant must possess the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with students, teachers, school administrators, and other employees. Being an active and supportive team member is essential to this position.
Interested applicants should send letter of interest, current resume and list of professional references to:
Fax: (864) 388-1062; ATTN: Adriana Brooks