Mad Science of Detroit is seeking an exceptional person to be an Office Assistant (30 hours/week) and occasional Instructor. If you are creative, have vision, drive and motivation, you may become an integral part of this growing company.
The Mad Science Group is the world's leading fun science provider! Each year we spark the imagination of thousands of children throughout Metro Detroit. We do this through exciting after-school programs, in-class workshops, birthday parties, special events and summer camps.
We deliver FUN SCIENCE to you!
All applicants are welcome as long as they:
· Have an outgoing and fun personality
· Enjoy and have experience working with school age children (3-12 years)
· Have a strong work ethic (responsible, dependable, punctual, etc.)
· Have dependable transportation
· Be able to pass a state and FBI fingerprinting screening
Office Assistant qualifications:
We are looking for a dependable, articulate person who is able to communicate with personnel from schools, organizations and individuals both on the phone and in person. The successful candidate must be able to work well with other staff members but must also be able to work independently. Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office, have social media know-how, and be able to do some database management
The starting salary is $10 per hour. The Office Assistant works 30 hours per week, Hours may be increased during busy periods. There is additional pay when working as an Instructor.
Our Instructors are enthusiastic individuals who teach and do hands-on science experiments with children. Candidates must have experience teaching, and/or leading groups of children ages 3-12.
A science background is preferable but not required. Full training provided in a successful system of educational enrichment programs.
Instructors are paid $25 for each one-hour class that they lead. With set up, and clean up added, you are working 1 ½ to 1 ¾ hours. This averages out to about $15.00 per hour.
If you are flexible, fun, reliable and have great organizational skills, please fill out the on-line application. Click on the “Work for Us” tab and look for the link to the application form.