Do you want to get paid for having fun?
Do you want to work for a cool and innovative company that strives to spark the imagination and curiosity of children and teach them about the fun in science and engineering?
Mad Science is currently looking for instructors for our After-School Programs, Preschool Programs, and In-Class Workshops. If you are interested in building and flying rockets, creating slime and exploring the states of matter, or building with LEGO® bricks- then please fill out our application and if you qualify to work here, we will call you for a group interview!
Are you FUN? Do you love science? Do you have experience working with groups of children? Are you extremely reliable and looking for a rewarding part-time or full-time job?
Then a position as a Mad Science Instructor may be just for you!
Mad Science provides entertaining and educational science and engineering classes to children in preschool through 6th grade. We are currently looking for the best of the best to join our team of outstanding instructors for our Fall 2016 Session.
We run full-day and half-day camps, in-class workshops, birthday parties, special events, and after-school programs for children in grades PS-6th.
You MUST enjoy and have experience working with groups of children, have a dependable car- as you will be driving to various locations in Los Angeles/Ventura County, and be a highly energetic, reliable, personable individual with a desire to make learning FUN!
We train you in the curriculum, and provide all materials.
You must complete TB screening and Livescan Fingerprinting before being hired. (To be completed AFTER the interview.)
Once hired you will also be required to attend a Virtus Training session. (Paid)
You must be at least 18 years of age. You will be required to come to a weekly staff meeting every Friday from 11:00 AM-12:00 noon in Sylmar (paid). You will also be required to attend paid training sessions at our office.
We are looking for part-time after-school instructors who can commit to a minimum of three afternoons per week (Monday-Friday) until the end of December. (Must be available from AT LEAST 12:00 noon-5:00 PM.) Mad Science strives for consistency in the classroom, so a somewhat steady schedule is important.
You will receive a minimum of $50.00-$60.00+ each day that you teach (depending upon your availability and experience). Most classes are one hour in length. There is additional reimbursement for excessive mileage and drive time.
THIS IS A DRIVING JOB! We cover ALL of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, including: Lancaster, Castaic, Santa Clarita, Granada Hills, Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena, Arcadia, Los Angeles, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Lakewood, Long Beach, Redondo Beach, West Hills, Calabasas, Woodland Hills, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley, Moorpark, Ventura, Oxnard, etc. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE NOT WILLING/ABLE TO DRIVE.
To APPLY, fill out our online application HERE. If you qualify to work with us, we will call you back regarding a group interview.
“I love working for Mad Science because kids think that I’m a rock star! Kids can’t wait to get to class and learn about science… who would have thought! I like that the job I do makes a difference in their lives.”
“I love working for Mad Science because my official title is “Mad Scientist”! How cool is that? In addition, every week is different! Since you are teaching kids a new class each week, and there are many classes on rotation, it never gets boring. ”
“I love working for Mad Science because I like working with children and seeing their imaginations spark with each experiment! I love it when I do an experiment and they all go "WHOAAAAA!" at the same time. That's exciting."