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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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Job Information

New York Edge Extended Day Activity Instructor - STEM in Bronx, New York


New York Edge is a non-profit organization and one of the largest providers of school-based afterschool programs in New York City and the metropolitan region serving over 25,000 elementary, middle, and high school students each year. The mission of New York Edge is to help bridge the opportunity gap among students in underinvested communities by providing programs designed to improve academic performance, health and wellness, self-confidence, and leadership skills for success in life.


Extended Day Activity Instructors are responsible for leading afterschool programming for children and teens at New York Edge after-school program sites. The STEM activity instructor is a dual reporting role, supporting the curriculum and instruction department team by designing lesson plans and implementing curricula across New York Edge program sites. They will also support the program director by preparing STEM-based activity materials and explaining principles, techniques, and safety procedures to student participants. In addition, the specialist will establish clear goals and objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those goals and objectives to students.


  • Build strong relationships with and among students

  • Teach or co-lead daily activities

  • Learn and facilitate STEM curriculum including: Math, Robotics, Science, Coding, Engineering and/or CHESS

  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to students

  • Participate in ongoing professional development activities

  • Prepare materials for daily activities

  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests

  • Support the coordination of program events

  • Input data and prepare reports

  • Administer pre and post-assessments and evaluations for student activities


  • Demonstrated ability to lead activities with children and teens

  • Creativity

  • Must have excellent communication, organizational, and time management skills

  • Experience working with children and/or teens

  • Ability to multitask and manage workflow in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with program staff, school personnel, parents

  • Sensitive to social-emotional needs and characteristics of students

  • Self-starter who takes initiative

  • Flexibility, reliability, and sound judgment

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • College credits and/or degrees are highly preferred

  • Must be knowledgeable and skilled in a variety of STEM activities and have prior experience successfully teaching and instructing youth

  • Physical requirements include the ability to climb stairs, lift children, and monitor events.

  • Experience working with children strongly preferred

    Specialists will be required to report to the school building and interact with staff, students, parents, and school administration.

    At the time of offer and acceptance, the job requires safety and security clearances through the Department of Education and the Department of Health.

    To apply, please visit our website at .

    New York Edge is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

    Disclaimer: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. These statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.