Office of Community Education Partnerships: STEM Program Mentor

DEPARTMENT: Office of Community Education Partnerships

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2019

The Office of Community Education Partnerships is seeking Northwestern undergraduates to work with middle school students (6-8 grade) living in Evanston to explore STEM concepts (circuitry, robotics, coding, making, digital music, media arts, etc.) through the creation of everyday objects. Visit https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.EL-2D3.org&d=DwIFaQ&c=yHlS04HhBraes5BQ9ueu5zKhE7rtNXt_d012z2PA6ws&r=1kmPpMa1VNd3QvTG4mVw9yxdP0kEQhtuvCVK3ZF2M9Y&m=_gyztwTXq7f-KkhC0lNDliBMrbCqKY0gE6mugic2HSI&s=J38CkR2sPuv2wIWeNB10kSqNPRP0TN3W9jj4MTUYl64&e= to see the types of programs.

Schedule (8-10 hours/week)

off-campus: 3pm - 6pm one weekday and/or 9am -12pm every Saturday on campus: 2 hours/week planning meeting

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

Mentors must possess a passion for working with middle school youth and knowledge of (or willingness to learn) STEM concepts & tools; must be dependable, have strong time-management skills. Prior experience in mentoring black and brown youth is preferred. Mentors must commit for the entire academic year.

PAY RATE: $12.25/hr

CONTACT NAME: Emily DePalma

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-467-2195

CONTACT EMAIL: emily.depalma@northwestern.edu