April 2021

Pow! Science! is looking for a Program Instructor!

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Please email resume to Megan Rodrigue, Manager -> [email protected]

Program Instructor WANTED

Pay: Hourly. Overtime possible with owner’s permission.

Hours: Flexibility Required. Changes seasonally, anywhere from 5-40 hours/week.

  • In-store hours available to supplement Program Instructor hours.

Shift: Mostly Part-time. Weekdays and Weekends.

Travel: Required. Personal vehicle and valid driver’s license are required.

Training: On the job training is provided but initiative and creativity are essential!

Key Responsibilities:

  • School Assemblies
  • Afterschool Programs
  • Science Workshops In-store and Other Programs
  • Birthday Parties on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays

Key Tasks:

  • Teach children basic concepts of science
  • Interact with and lead children in a fun, classroom-like environment
  • Arrive early to bookings and set up for the programs
  • Maintain program/party equipment and space

General Responsibilities:

  • Teach basic concepts of science to children of various ages and groups of various sizes during afterschool, assemblies, and enrichment programs, workshops, and birthday parties
  • Prepare equipment for programs/parties
  • Clean and return equipment
  • Interact with and act as an authority figure for children
  • Basic cleaning and maintenance of equipment and space for programs
  • Lifting of boxes and bins of equipment
  • Customer service
    • Recommend programs/parties
    • Book programs/birthday parties
    • Accept payment for programs/parties
  • While in store: Greet customers and answer phones
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned


Education: Working towards or completed a bachelors in a science-related field.

Experience: Customer service, experience with kids, teaching experience.

Technical Skills: Teaching, higher education, and CPR training are a plus.


  • State Background Check (BCI) required upon hire.
  • Personal vehicle and valid driver’s license required.

Special Demands:

Heavy Lifting: Highly Likely

Prolonged Standing: Likely

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