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Positions available in 2015
 

CAMP COUNSELOR

Are you a science, engineering, technology, or math teacher or graduate student looking for a great summer job? Do you have a passion for working with children? Do you enjoy hands-on STEM projects and experiments?

Wow! Science Camp® is an academic enrichment program dedicated to promoting children’s interest in science. We offer hands-on science experiments and projects, activity-based math, educational games and simulations, educational LEGO activities, STEM career review, and thrilling weekly field trips. Our afterschool programs run for various intervals throughout the academic year. Our summer camp runs for eight weeks every summer. Children between the ages of 5 and 14 are eligible to participate in the program.

Specific responsibilities:
 Prepare for and implement daily science experiments and projects
 Prepare and deliver math lessons using supplied materials
 Prepare and deliver money management and etiquette lessons using supplied materials
 Serve as chaperone on field trips
 Supervise all assigned aspects of campers' day, including classroom clean-up, meal times, projects, and preparation for next day’s activities
 Comply with camp policies and standards of conduct

Essential skills and experience:
 Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, high energy, sense of humor
 Experience with LEGO Mindstorm a plus
 Minimum of 4-year college degree, preferably in a STEM field
 Minimum of one year teaching, mentoring, or tutoring experience
 Effective interpersonal and communication skills

Locations: Burlington, Haddonfield, Voorhees, NJ; Wilmington, DE
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AFTERSCHOOL TEACHER/COUNSELOR

Are you a science, engineering, technology, or math teacher, or an undergraduate student looking to keep your knowledge and skills fresh by working with K-8 students in an afterschool program?  Do you enjoy hands-on STEM projects and experiments? If you answered yes to the above questions, Wow Science has exciting opportunities for you.

We’re an academic enrichment program dedicated to promoting children’s interest in science. We offer hands-on science experiments and projects, activity-based math, educational games and simulations, educational LEGO activities, STEM career review, and assistance with homework. Our afterschool programs run for various intervals throughout the academic year. Our summer camp runs for eight weeks every summer.

Specific responsibilities:
• Prepare for and implement daily science experiments and projects
• Prepare and deliver math lessons using supplied materials
• Provide assistance to students in completing homework
• Comply with program policies and standards of conduct

Requirements:
• Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, high energy, sense of humor
• Minimum of 60 college credits, 4-year STEM degree preferred
• Minimum of one year teaching, mentoring, or tutoring experience
• Effective interpersonal and communication skills
• Teaching certification preferred 
• Experience working with children preferred
• Experience with LEGO Mindstorm a plus

Locations: Burlington, Haddonfield, NJ; Wilmington, DE

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ASSISTANT COUNSELOR

Are you a science, engineering, technology, or math major looking for a great internship opportunity? We offer eight weeks of numerous science projects and exciting field trips. Put your talent to use by working with a general counselor and campers to demonstrate why every young person should be excited about science.

Specific responsibilities:
• Work with general counselor to set up each science project.
• Assist in coordinating other camp activities and plans.
• Participate in weekly program evaluations.
• Conduct daily check of program area and equipment for safety, cleanliness, and good repair.
• Submit orders for equipment and supplies when needed, with approval of camp director, ensuring timely arrival of materials.
• Teach and monitor proper use of equipment.
• Assist in conducting initial and end-of-season inventory, storing equipment and keeping it in good condition.
• Assist in packing all materials and supplies when season ends.
• Serve as chaperone on field trips.

Essential skills and experience:
• Desire and ability to work with children
• Ability to accept guidance and supervision
• Ability to teach skills to campers of all ages
• Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control
• Minimum of high school diploma
• At least eighteen years of age

The Assistant Counselor job is available at these locations: Burlington, Voorhees, New Jersey;Wilmington, DE.

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INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Are you a STEM or an education undergraduate student looking for a challenging internship opportunity this summer? If you would like to gain real life experience working with children, participate in the development and delivery of STEM projects, learn critical leadership and communication skills, and receive feedback that could count toward your degree program, we have an opportunity for you.

Wow! Science Camp® is an academic enrichment program dedicated to promoting children’s interest in science. We offer hands-on science experiments and projects, activity-based math, educational games and simulations, educational LEGO activities, STEM career review, and thrilling weekly field trips. Our afterschool programs run for various intervals throughout the academic year. Our summer camp runs for eight weeks every summer. Children between the ages of 5 and 14 are eligible to participate in the program.

Specific responsibilities:
 Work with camp counselor to set up each science project.
 Assist in coordinating other camp activities and plans.
 Assist in implementing projects.
 Conduct daily check of program area and equipment for safety, cleanliness, and good repair.
 Teach campers and monitor proper use of equipment.
 Assist in conducting initial and end-of-season inventory, storing equipment and keeping it in good condition.
 Assist in packing all materials and supplies when season ends.
 Serve as chaperone on field trips.

Essential skills and experience:
 Good character, integrity, adaptability, enthusiasm, high energy, sense of humor
 Experience with LEGO Mindstorm a plus
 Minimum of 30 college credits
 Effective interpersonal and communication skills

Locations: Burlington, Haddonfield, Voorhees, NJ; Wilmington, DE
Apply by sending resume to
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VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Wow! Science Camp® welcomes families of campers, retirees, college students, and other individuals who support our mission and core values and have a desire to work with children to volunteer at our camp. You can volunteer as a chaperone on field trips or a helper at the camp. You can assist with coordinating lunch, co-supervising campers during breaks, making copies during lessons, or providing supplies to classrooms.

If you're interested in volunteering, please email your resume and a short cover letter indicating your interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Individuals who wish to volunteer as helpers at the camp or serve as chaperones on field trips must pass criminal background and sex-offender registry checks. A background check is not required for guest speakers.

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