Now Hiring

We are now accepting applications for a Program Instructor. Please see the full description by clicking the link below.

Program Instructor Overview

The Program Instructor implements and instructs all STARBASE lessons, performing in a manner that inspires students and creates memorable, positive learning experiences. This position coordinates closely with a teaching assistant and reports directly to the deputy director.


  • Provides engaging hands-on classroom instruction 

  • Implementing appropriate classroom management practices

  • Organizes and manages classrooms

  • Prepares the facility and the instructional materials for classes 

  • Create, modify, and update electronic presentations

  • Provides programming for summer academies

  • Provides programming for outreach activities 

  • Supports after-school STARBASE 2.0 program


  • A bachelor’s degree in education, an emphasis in science and math preferred

  • Valid Michigan teaching certificate

  • At least three (3) years of experience in elementary education is preferred

  • Strong computer skills

  • Dynamic communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to supervise and work as a team member

  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple work assignments, meeting deadlines, and adapting to changing priorities while maintaining a positive, effective, and professional approach