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Are you passionate about STEAM education and looking for a dynamic and creative work environment? Join our team at Hive5 STEAM Center in Newmarket! We’re dedicated to inspiring young minds through hands-on learning experiences in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. As a member of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on children’s education, fostering their curiosity and creativity. If you’re enthusiastic, innovative, and love working with children, we’d love to hear from you. Join us at Hive5 and be a part of shaping the future of STEAM education!

After-School Program Student Transportation Driver – B or F License (Part Time)

Monday-Friday
Job Type: Seasonal
Pay: $20/hour
Expected Hours: 10 per week
Benefits: On-site parking
Work Location: In person
Location: Newmarket, ON L3Y 3E4

Are you looking for a rewarding, part-time position that offers permanent hours? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of families and students in your local community?

Join our team as: Student Transport Associate!

This flexible part time job requires two hours of your time daily – from 2-4 PM. You will be responsible for the safe, local pick up and transport of children and youth to an After-Care STEAM program in Newmarket.

Duties include:

  • Review student transportation schedule daily and ensure correct route is followed
  • Safely pick up students at various Elementary Schools in Newmarket, ON and deliver them to our STEAM location
  • Ensure all bus safety protocols are implemented and followed, notify staff if any outstanding bus safety items need attention (Example: bus logs and daily safety inspections)
  • Communicate with children and staff in professional manner


Qualifications:

  • Valid B or F class license
  • Clear Drivers Abstract (must provide)
  • Standard First-Aid or willingness to obtain
  • Previous experience driving a school bus/working with children


Compensation & Employment Duration:

September to June (During the school year)

Pick up the bus from Hive5 STEAM Center at 2 PM and return by 4PM.

STEAM Summer Camp Counsellor

Hive5 Innovative STEAM Center – Newmarket, ON
Employment Type: Seasonal, Full-Time in July and August, contract
Starting date: June 2024
Working hour (9-4pm)
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract

Works on-site

Job description:

Hive5 is an innovative STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) center for kids 4 to 15 years old. Hive5 STEAM, SPORTS Summer Camp is an indoor/outdoor summer camp located in Newmarket, Ontario. We have a creative and dynamic environment for the kids, and we run many hands-on projects daily.
Hive5 is looking to hire enthusiastic and passionate STEAM camp counselors for the coming summer of 2023. The Summer Camp Counselors will be responsible for the day-to-day camp operations.
This position is a full-time seasonal opportunity from July, 2024, to August, 2024.
The Summer Camp Counselors may work in the following hubs: Coding, Robotics, Art and craft, Cooking,Science, Lego engineering, and outdoor sports activities.
If you are passionate about kids and STEAM, don’t hesitate to apply.

Requirements:

  • Energetic, enthusiastic, and creative individual with a minimum of 1-year experience working with school-aged campers in a day camp setting.
  • Organizational solid and creativity skills.
  • Creative to lead the class and inspire kids in a fun way.
  • Excellent in communication skills and flexible to new ideas during the projects.
  • An early Childhood Education certificate/degree is an asset.
  • Ability to communicate and work with a variety of ages and skill levels
  • STEAM skills ( Art, Robotic, Engineering, cooking,…) are an asset.
  • Current Vulnerable Sector/Criminal Record Check (issued not longer than six months before hiring) is mandatory and can be completed by Hive5.
  • CPR and First Aid Certificate.
  • Previous day camp experience is an asset.
  • Previous experience with children under 15 is a must asset.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supervising campers while on-site with our camp program or outside for the sports camp
    Daily ensures children are aware of guidelines and scheduled routines.
  • Encourage individual(s) to participate in the activities one-on-one and within the larger group by engaging them and taking an active participatory role.
  • Program planning, preparing for the activities, running the activities, and hands-on projects.
  • Ensure that the activities and environment continue to be safe for all participants.
  • Set up and take down activities and have time management in daily activities.
  • Communicate effectively with them to resolve any issues.

Volunteer

Hive5 Innovative STEAM Center – Newmarket, ON
Hive5 Innovative STEAM Center is looking for enthusiastic and motivated Summer Camp Volunteers to support our STEAM summer camp program for kids. The volunteer will work alongside our experienced staff to help plan and implement fun and educational activities that promote creativity, critical thinking, and hands-on learning in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. The ideal candidate will be passionate about working with kids, have a love for STEAM subjects, and enjoy collaborating with others in a team-oriented environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist Hive5 staff with planning and delivering STEAM-based activities and lessons for campers.
  • Engage with campers in a positive and supportive manner, helping them to explore and learn about different STEAM subjects.
  • Help to set up and clean up activity stations and materials before and after each activity.
  • Support the safety and wellbeing of campers by ensuring that they follow camp rules and procedures.
  • Participate in daily camp meetings to provide feedback and suggestions for improving the camp experience.
  • Attend training sessions and orientation before the start of camp to learn about the Hive5 curriculum and policies.
  • Collaborate with other volunteers and staff to create a fun and engaging summer camp experience for all campers.
  • Stay outside for recess times and one hour every day to supervise outdoor activities.
  • Monitor the campers during the lunchtime and recess time.
  • Play and set up morning warm up games and afternoon wrap up.

 

Qualifications:

  • Grade 10 or older.
  • A passion for working with kids and promoting STEAM education.
  • Be active and energetic and able to encourage the younger camper to be engaged in activities.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Willingness to learn and take direction from Hive5 staff and leadership.
  • Ability to adapt to changing situations and work well under pressure.
  • Experience working with kids, in a summer camp or other educational setting, is preferred but not required.
  • A background in STEAM subjects is a plus, but not required.

 

Benefits:

  • Gain valuable experience working in a STEAM-based summer camp program.
  • Students can earn 140+ volunteer hours to use towards high school requirements.
  • Opportunity to develop and enhance leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Make a positive impact on the lives of children by helping them to discover and explore their interests in STEAM subjects.
  • Receive training and support from experienced Hive5 staff and leadership.
  • Have fun and make new friends in a collaborative and creative environment.

 

If you are passionate about STEAM education and working with kids, and are looking for a rewarding and fun summer volunteering opportunity, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join the Hive5 Innovative STEAM /Sport SummerCamp team.

How to apply?

Please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and explaining why you are interested in joining our team. Include any relevant accomplishments or projects you have been involved in. We look forward to reviewing your application and potentially welcoming you to our vibrant and dynamic after-school and summer camp center.
We appreciate all applications, but please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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