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MiniPreneursYYC - Calgary, AB (5 months ago)

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Summary: We are looking for energetic facilitators to add to our team of Lab Leaders! The ideal candidates are available to facilitate our after school programs during the week (Tues-Fri) and sometimes on the weekend, have a reliable vehicle to transport mobile lab supplies, and can commit to the full duration of the 10 or 15-week programs.

Who We Are

We are a licensed provider of Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs programs, an after-school enrichment program designed to engage children aged 7-15 in entrepreneurial thinking and foster their natural, enterprising spirit. In our entrepreneurship programs, KidPreneurs learn vital business skills while starting their own micro-businesses in a fun and experiential way. The program concludes with a Market Day, where kids sell their products to friends, family and the public.

Who You Are

We are looking for energetic Lab Leaders and Assistant Lab Leaders to join our team. Ideal candidates come with varied backgrounds; from business people, entrepreneurs and educators, to students or recent grads with an interest in business or education.

Most importantly, you are an outgoing lesson instructor and creativity seeker who can engage our students and make the learning process fun as you deliver our easy-to-use lesson plans.

  • You believe in the value of teaching kids entrepreneurial and financial literacy skills at a young age
  • You can engage kids in a manner that is creative and fun
  • You are enthusiastic, organized, and professional
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have strong presentation and time management skills
  • Have previous business, teaching or training experience OR a university student or recent grad, with an interest in education or entrepreneurship
  • Know your way around a computer and possess basic software and technical skills
  • Have reliable personal transportation
  • Can provide a clean criminal background check
  • Can commit to the days & times of the offered Lab(s) for the duration of the 10 or 15-week session(s)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Deliver our easy-to-follow lesson plans in an effective and engaging way
  • Facilitate activities, games, idea generation and group participation
  • Embody an open, fun & safe learning atmosphere
  • Create a cheerful, positive and happy classroom
  • Maintain a positive and enthusiastic attitude with students, staff and parents

Let's Talk!

We are currently accepting applications for both Lab Leaders ($20/hr.) & Assistant Lab Leaders ($15/hr.) for our various locations to start in January. Roles for Leaders vs Assistants selected based on experience and background.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • business: 1 year (Preferred)
  • teaching: 1 year (Preferred)