Science Teacher (Chemistry/Physics) - (PT) - Harker Heights
Company: Sylvan Learning - Southwest Texas
Location: Harker Heights
Posted on: January 24, 2023
Sylvan Learning Center -- Part-time Chemistry, Physics or STEM
Sylvan offers Chemistry and Physics homework support as well as
-STEM programs that help students develop an interest in science
and math related areas of study. We're looking for high-energy
teachers who are able to create a positive and fun learning
environment that will help kids get excited about these 21st
century skills! All in a fun, energetic, after-school
The Sylvan Chemistry, Physics or STEM Teacher is responsible for
creating robust learning experiences for students as well as
-evaluating student progress on each assignment.
Essential Job Functions
* Prepares for each instructional session; gathers and prepares
materials as appropriate
* Greets students and initiates instruction to personally engage
* Instructs students according to the design of the Sylva or school
* Manages students, tasks and time to create a balanced and robust
* Evaluates and records the progress of each student on their
* Uses praise and encouragement to ensure students are engaged and
inspired to learn
* Motivates students with Sylvan -motivation criteria -given for
specific achievements according to the Sylvan -instructional
* Excited about working with students between the ages of 6 and 18
years of age.
* Able to effectively communicate the value of Chemistry, Physics
or STEM and how it impacts people and the world around us.
* Has the ability to explain concepts to students in multiple
* Communicates specific student needs to center staff.
* Completes certification training on each Sylvan program taught to
Chemistry, Physics or STEM Program Teachers:
* Currently working toward a four-year chemistry, physics, science
or math -related degree or already possess one.
* Must be familiar with basic computer operation and tablet (iPad,
* Able to work when the kids are out of school. After-school and
holiday breaks are important because that is when students come to
Sylvan for tutoring.
Skills and Abilities Required
* Knowledge of general office equipment such as copiers, printers,
and office phones
* Knowledge of tablet computers preferred
* Proven ability to engage, motivate, and inspire students to
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
* Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and be flexible
* Strong problem solving and customer service skills
* Strong team player
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be a
complete list of all job responsibilities or skills, knowledge and
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