Essential Functions: Job PurposeReporting the Director, C2 Pipeline Program the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Lab Site Coordinator is responsible for implementing pre-college educational STEM and health activities for grantee level Wayne State University (WSU) C2 Pipeline Program and programs outside of the C2 Pipeline Program both in and out of the lab. Coordinates activities that include academic learning experiences, field trips to the STEM center and site-based liaison among program staff, school staff, community partners, students and parents.Essential Functions(Essential functions are the primary duties/major job responsibilities that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation. The essential functions are listed in order of importance.) Plans and prepares STEM Lab lessons/activities and teaches lessons/activities to pre-college students, student family members and community members in the C2 Pipeline Innovation and Curiosity Center (STEM Lab) and at off-site facilities. Effectively plans, tests, and prepares experiments and kits in laboratory for facilitation purposes. Prepares invoices for STEM Lab activities performed for services rendered outside the C2 Pipeline Program. Develops and/or identifies new curricula and ala carte menus for pre-college students that incorporates the lab in the areas of biology, chemistry, physics/engineering, environmental sciences, anatomy and health. Participates in curriculum development and integrates laboratory experiments into existing C2 Pipeline enrichment. Ensures Curriculum aligns to the Common Core and National Science Standards. Assists in developing and implementing summer program camps.Maintains curricula kits developed for the STEM Lab; Ensure C2 Pipeline STEM Lab Program inventory is completed and accurate. Ensures C2 Pipeline Technology Enrichment kits are inventoried, stored, and checked out to sites. Maintains and continually improves lab setup. Assists with grantee level compliance with Out-of-School Time Standards and Michigan Department of Education's on-site review monitoring expectations Department of Health and Human Services Daycare Licensing Guidelines, Center for Youth Program Quality, Youth Program Quality Assessment (YPQA). Develop and maintain C2 Program Digital Badges.Schedules campus tours, participates in campus events, effectively records, and keeps data regarding STEM Lab visits and WSU Inquiry cards.Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSEducation Bachelor's degree in Education with certification. Science is preferred. CPR/First Aid Certified or willing to obtain certification prior to working with students. Successful completion of the appropriate Wayne State University Lab Safety On-Line Trainings and the Flinn High School Laboratory Safety Course within first three months of employment. Evidence of Blood-borne Pathogen Training prior to working with students required.Experience Minimum five years working in a science classroom and/or laboratory in grades K ? 12 required; after school STEM setting experience preferred. Experience with "At-Risk" youth preferred. Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesCOMMUNICATION SKILLS: Ability to work with students, parents, school district staff and community partners in an effective and professional manner.LEADERSHIP SKILLS: Strong supervisory skills with ability to proactively director, mentor and guide students and staff.ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS: Relates work tasks to key organizational objectives/vision, exhibits sound and accurate judgment and provides vision and inspiration to students, peers and staff.TECHNICAL SKILLS: Highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications with ability to create presentations in PowerPoint and building spreadsheets and graphs in Excel. Must have the ability to learn and adapt to new systems. Familiarity with project management software. Must secure Live Scan fingerprinting prior to working with students. Must show proof of TB Skin Test Results, verified within one year of employment prior to working with students. Must pass all background checks as mandated by Department of Human Services Daycare Licensing Guidelines and Wayne State Universities employment policies. Must meet the guidelines of the Bureau of Children and Licensing Good Moral Character and Licensing Rules as well as 1973 PA 116 as amended and pertaining to Childcare Organizations. Participation in additional training and workshops as designated by the after school program required.
Internal Number: 76_206233
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.