Genius Gems STEM Teacher/Assistant Teacher (Part Time)

Genius Gems, LLC (www.geniusgems.com) is a STEM-based experience for kids and adults in Millburn, NJ. We offer a fast-paced, exciting environment where employees can, if they choose, pursue additional opportunities that interest them, such as engineering and design, robotics and coding, social media, marketing or community events.

We are seeking enthusiastic STEM teachers or assistant teachers to join our growing team of 20+ innovative professionals. We are seeking in-person and virtual teachers.

STEM Teacher Position 

  • Lead (or co-lead) STEM classes (ages 6-12) on our outdoor Terrace in Millburn (with heat lamps for cold days). 
  • Lead (or co-lead) virtual workshops and virtual programs.
  • Work with the CEO to design curricula. 
  • Gather materials and test out new project ideas. 
  • Test our new robots and assist in reviewing new materials.
  • Learn how to use our 3D printers and our UV printer. 
  • Tidy space and sanitize materials/prepare materials as needed. 
  • Perform additional tasks as needed.

  • Required skills: 

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Extremely organized. 
  • Professional and friendly demeanor. 
  • Drive to succeed.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Resourcefulness & eagerness to learn.
  • Experience with block coding is useful but not required.
  • The most important quality in our team members is a positive attitude and an openness to learn new materials with adequate coaching and support. 
  • Experience working with children is a plus.

  • Important information 

    Job type: part-time, on-site at 215 Millburn Ave., Millburn, NJ 07041

    Transport: free on-site parking; about a 7 min. walk to Millburn train station; #70 NJ Transit bus stops right in front of our location.

    Reports to: Chief Executive Officer         

    Academic Credit: Interns only, upon request & with university permission.       

    Compensation: Yes, competitive and commensurate with experience. 

    Genius Gems takes COVID safety very seriously. Masks are required at all times. Classes are held outside with heat lamps except in cases of inclement weather. See more details on our COVID safety here

    How to apply

    To apply, please send a résumé to Jennifer@geniusgems.com.  Please also include 2-3 times you are available for an initial phone interview. Genius Gems, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.