Become a 2016 Education Assistant Intern

Now Hiring Maker Programs Facilitator


  • Experience making, creating and playing with children
  • Pursuing degree or graduated from college or university with a degree or classroom hours in Early Childhood, Elementary or Secondary Education, Child Development, Science, Engineering, Technology or Art Education or a related major supplemented by relevant work experience; Or any other self-taught skills, hobbies, training and/or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Personal and/or professional experience with making; hands-on, inquiry-based, fun and messy curriculum delivery methods
  • Ability to maintain  a respectful and safe making environment; controlled chaos
  • Enjoy having a role of responsibility, working independently and exhibit initiative
  • Good communication skills and collaborative work ethic required



  • Be a part of a team to research and develop STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) and Making projects, lessons and curriculum for K-12 maker education programs
  • Facilitate assigned maker afterschool programs/summer camps within the community
  • Facilitate scheduled afterschool programs within the community 
  • Facilitate set-up, clean-up and preparation of program
  • Prepare rosters for pre-registered programs, handle check-in and check-out process and conduct evaluations; coordinate with staff from partner organizations
  • Directly supervise children in program and discipline when needed
  • Process-based, inquiry-based interaction and engagement with children
  • Maintain communication with Education Director of ongoing progress of programs including statistical information and assessment
  • Coordinate schedule with Education Director
  • Attend Education meetings
  • Provide own transportation to and from any programs
  • Assist with other programs as requested



  • School Year:  Monday-Friday, between 2:30-6:00pm; some evening and weekend hours
  • Summer:  Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30pm

Pay Scale

  • $15 per hour; up to 10 hours/week

*Applications accepted until position is filled. Please fill out the application below and send cover letter, resume, and availability to Bethany Thomas





Personal Information

First Name
Last Name
Street Address
Postal Code
Date of Birth
Cell Phone
Home Phone
Social Security Number
Drivers License Number
Have you ever been convicted of an offense against the law, misdemeanor or felony?
Have you ever been placed on court supervision or probation?

Education & Employment History

Graduation Date
Pursuing/Awarded Degree in:
Sr. High School & Years Attended
Employment History (Dates, Company/Position, Address/Phone, Supervisor)
Personal References (Name, Acquainted by, Address, Phone)

Other Information

What is your availability?
Why would you like to work with 1st Maker Space?
Please share any other information with us (special talents or skills):
Additional Notes:
I understand that my employment with 1st Maker Space is considered employment-at-will. I understand that any employment relationship entered into with 1st Maker Space may be terminated at any time for any or no reason. I understand that 1st Maker Space will conduct a criminal history screen as part of the employment process. The results of a criminal history screen will be used by 1st Maker Space to ascertain the eligibility, appropriateness or fitness of all applicants/employees for work at 1st Maker Space. In conducting such screening 1st Maker Space will comply with applicable Federal and State law. Based on this understanding, I knowingly consent to a criminal history screen conducted by 1st Maker Space. I hereby certify that all statements made on or in connection with this application, including those regarding my training and experience are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief and I understand and agree that any misstatements or omissions of material fact herein will cause forfeiture on part of all rights to employment by 1st Maker Space. I understand that I will have to provide acceptable documentation attesting that I am a US Citizen or legal alien eligible for work in the United States.
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