Yukon OK

K-6th Grade Camp Invention Instructor (Multiple Openings) (40008692)

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TitleK-6th Grade Camp Invention Instructor (Multiple Openings)
Posting ID40008692



QUALIFICATIONS:  Certified Teacher as set by State


REPORTS TO:  Camp Invention Director


JOB GOAL:  Camp Invention Instructors engage children through hands-on, inquiry-based activities that are part of an overall storyline and theme.  Instructors will facilitate project-based learning, practicing divergent and convergent thinking, incorporating open-ended instruction, and implementing tips for teams.



  • Flexible, creative, and enthusiastic
  • Passionate about engaging children
  • Interested or experienced in student-led learning
  • Experience working with students grades K-6th
  • Take necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment and facilities
  • Accept the responsibility and arrives punctually for activities and duties as assigned
  • Establish and maintains cooperative relations with co-workers
  • Meet and instruct assigned class at the designated time

When applying for this position you will be considered for one of the following Instructors:

SolarBot™ Instructor:

  • Likes inspiring big ideas and building on a miniature scale.
  • Wants to know more about the future of smart gadgets and the Internet of Things.
  • Enjoys facilitating design thinking, crafting, and making.


Road Rally™ Instructor:

  • Has an interest in building STEM skills through simple tech.
  • Is good at creating an immersive environment for exploring ideas, designing, and making.
  • Has access to a large, open space so children can create and design vehicles that can zoom across land and have prototype elements for moving through air and water.


Open Mic™ Instructor:

  • Amplify campers excitement and help them explore their creative voice.
  • Enjoys tinkering and exploring how electronics work.
  • Appreciates the value of allowing children to work with real tools.


Duck Chuck™ Instructor:

  • Empowers children through positive reinforcement to help them overcome challenges.
  • Asks prompting questions to encourage innovative thinking and inventing.
  • Is comfortable with guiding participants through open-ended challenges.


PRIMARY LOCATION:  Yukon High School


SALARY RANGE:  ***Stipends will be issued by National Inventors Hall of Fame***

  • The following pay is based on 120 participants. Pay is subject to change if fewer students sign up.
  • New Instructor $700
  • Returning Instructor $725



  • June 21-25; 8:00am - 3:30pm


Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary Range$700.00 - $725.00 / Per Year
LocationDistrict Wide

Applications Accepted

Start Date03/05/2021

Job Contact

NameAmy WingardTitleGifted & Talented Facilitator
Emailamy.wingard@yukonps.comPhone(405) 354-6608