School Outreach Curriculum Coordinator

Posted by EWB National, 31st May 2019
Location: Australia, Anywhere
Applications close 30th June 2019

EWB Australia is seeking applications for  volunteers to take on the shared co-coordinator role of  School Outreach Curriculum Coordinator, ensuring that EWB Australia’s School Outreach educational resources remain high quality and comprehensive resources that support delivery of the School Outreach program across Australia.

EWB Australia’s School Outreach program aims to support school students who are less likely to engage in STEM education to have the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions about pursuing STEM education and careers and to embed within the STEM sector a passion and commitment to contribute to a more equitable and sustainable world.

This role sites within the School Outreach Knowledge Hub, the mechanism through which EWB Australia’s School Outreach Program is delivered. The Knowledge Hub is made up of region representatives which support program delivery within their region, chapter representatives who lead teams of volunteers who deliver School Outreach locally and enabling volunteers, including the School Outreach Curriculum Coordnator who has responsiblitity for maintaining the EWB Australia SO Module Catalogue. They report to and are supported by the National School Outreach Knowledge Hub Coordinator.

Are you interested in STEM education?

Are you passionate about ensuring that all school students can aspire to a career in STEM?

Are you looking for opportunities to contribute to the effectiveness of EWB's School Outreach program?

If yes, this role could be for you!

A full position description is available here. The role is voluntary and expected to take up t0 four hours per week fit in around your work or study commitments and can be completed continuously or as shorter projects. You will be supported by your co-coordinator, members of the School Outreach Knowledge Hub and the Volunteer Mobilisation team and can be based at the location of your choosing. Due to the context and relationship based nature of this role, we are seeking volunteers who are able to commit for a minimum of 12 to 18 months.

This role is STEM focused but you do not need to be an engineer to apply. EWB Australia welcomes applicants from a range of backgrounds, including but not limitd to education, social science and community development. 

To apply, please email a cover letter respond to the role selection criteria along with your CV to school.outreach@ewb.org.au. Please ensure that you include contact information of two referees.

Applications will be reviewed as received and the role will be held open until the right candidate(s) have been appointed.  If you have any questions about the position, please email school.outreach@ewb.org.au