Makerspace Specialist- Gurgaon

3 - 5 Years
Gurgaon
Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Posted: 19 days agoOpenings: 2Job Applicants: Less than 10Job Views: 50

Job Description

Job Description I
The Makerspace Specialist will plan, organize, and execute maker-related programming and
raise the profile of the HXLS MakerSpace Labs as a resource for STEAM learning. The primary
areas of focus for this role will be: program development, R&D, teaching, coaching and training,
coordination and collaboration, and continuous improvement and learning. The student age
group will vary from KG - Grade 10
Incumbent is responsible for the maintenance of Lab software, and hardware, to include
computers and 3D printers and assisting the Technology Coordinator in technology-related
projects. Will provide making and technology-related customer service and training for the public
and staff. Assist in maintaining reports and statistics that correspond to the Maker Space Labs
and attend meetings and trainings to increase public awareness of HXLS maker programs.
We are looking for somebody with technical awareness of creative coding tools, 3D Printing,
Microcontrollers and experience with teaching and creating curriculum for Jr Program (Nur -
Grade3) students.
Responsibilities
1. Develop research - based curriculum that introduces concepts of design thinking, rapid
prototyping, creative coding, circuirty - electronics in a project based manner for the Jr
Program.
2. Facilitate classes for CBSE & International Program (Elementary & Jr Years)
3. Collaborate with the Technology Coordinators across programs and work with the
central makerspace team to identify and implement opportunities of cross - curricular
collaboration.
4. Lead teacher training course on MakerEd certification.
5. Curate just-in-time course to onboard teaching faculty on resources to be used to
enhance innovation in the classrooms.
6. Maintain a creative, safe, and fun work environment for Lab Central patrons

7. Advertise the MakerSpace programs through flyers, digital signs, brochures and
submitting information for the monthly newsletter
8. Schedule classes and events and update the calendar Track inventory and purchase
new consumables
9. Ability to teach classes in 3D modeling, coding and develop new curriculum Support
instructors with the development and management of their classes
10. Documents and maintains inventory and service records
11. Creates and maintains in-house Standard Operating Procedure documentation for
commonly-used tasks
12. Provides formal and informal technology-related assistance for Staff and Patrons
13. Research, develop and prototype innovative maker activities and maintain all Maker
Space materials, tools and equipment including hardware and software.
14. Effectively communicate with many ages, abilities and dispositions
15. Ability and willingness to participate in events outside the workday schedule.
16. Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
Job Qualifications:
1. Strong communication skills that accommodate a diverse population of users and
learners.
2. Background in teaching students creative coding, 3D printing, laser cutting and
experience with microcontrollers such as Ardunio,Makey - Makey etc
3. Exposure to basic programming and one board computers such as arduinos, raspberry
pi, etc; or ability and interest to learn and coding platforms such as Scratch, Arduino IDE
etc.,
4. Passion and knowledge about the use of technologies to support creative, engaged
learning
5. Sound organizational skills and an ability to recognize and change work priorities in a
timely fashion
6. Comfortable with a hands on approach, particularly an ability to improvise with
audiences of varied ages, the use of hand tools, electronics, computer software,
hardware and various other technologies.
7. Interest and abilities in physical computing, open source hardware and software, video
and audio production, and desktop fabrication.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education / Teaching / Training

Functional Area:Design, Creative, User Experience

Role Category:Creative

Role:User Experience Designer

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent

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Enlearn Education Pvt. Ltd.

The Heritage School (THS) is an experiential learning school focused on deeper, authentic and inter-disciplinary learning. Based out of the National Capital Region of New Delhi, has over 6200+ students and 650+ teachers across its 3 campuses. Although THS is just 13 years young, it is consistently been ranked among top 10 day-boarding schools in India. Known for its progressive pedagogy and community bound curriculum, THS is also one of the few inclusive schools in India with a well integrated special needs program. Although THS offers 3 curriculums (National Board, IGCSE and IBDP), it attempts to be curriculum agnostic through its own organically developed curriculum that stretches the boundaries of prescribed national and international curriculums.
Being an experiential Learning School, the 3 R we emphasize on are: Relationships, Relevance & Rigor (in the same order). We are deeply inspired and committed to the philosophies of Kurt Han, Vygotsky, Rudolf Steiner, Sri Aurobindo, Mahatma Gandhi, J Krishnamurthy etc. Our curriculum has been designed and curated organically over the years and they are some of these core learning principles - for our Students, Parents and Teachers.
Our learning principles include:
Children Learn by Doing
Connected to the real world through community bound projects
Content is an excuse to build to Craftsmanship, Culture and Character
Productive and Creative work as medium of teaching and learning
Children as active partners in learning
Real freedom, empowerment and citizenship through classroom pedagogy and corridor culture
Children learn from each other. Power of Crew Work
Learning about life through life
Integrated and whole-child development
Parents/Community as partners

The Heritage School has a vibrant teaching community representing various cultures across the country. Teacher empowerment is the backbone of learning at Heritage. THS focuses on curating some world class learning experiences round the year primarily on the following four strands:
Teachers as self-aware individuals
Teachers as facilitators
Teachers as curriculum designers
Teachers as contributors to individuals
Our mentors and trainers include workshop leaders from Expeditionary Learning System (USA), Big Picture Schools (USA), Boston Teacher Residency, Waldorf Network, National Outbound Learning School (NOLS-USA), Waters Foundation (USA), Hi Tech Hi Schools (USA), Kolbs LSI (USA), Adhyayan, ABA, Jodo Gyan and other leading education experts
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Recruiter Name:Varidhi

Contact Company:Enlearn Education Pvt. Ltd.

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