TIES is a leading innovator in STEM education bringing school design, and STEM curriculum and instructional support to schools and districts. TIES design teams work to create and build the finest STEM schools throughout the country. TIES recognizes the importance of school design and STEM professional development for all teachers as the basis to improve and advance the character of science, technology, engineering and mathematics teaching for all students. TIES understands the need to shift the teaching of STEM education to focus less on fragmented and isolated bits of discrete information and more on scientific understanding and reasoning. STEM education is based on scientific and engineering practices and offers students the ability to use inquiry to address real-world issues that affect their family, their community and their world.
The TIES team of consultants and partnering organizations consists of the most successful STEM leaders in our nation, skilled at the art of facilitating dynamic organizational change, developing robust, locally relevant STEM schools of excellence, and catalyzing vital partnerships within communities to ensure sustainable STEM communities of practice.
To support our team and to provide specific support to Orange Schools in Pepper Pike, Ohio, TIES seeks a Fab Lab Manager on contract for 12 months, with potential for follow-on work.
The Fab Lab Manager will be responsible for the overall operation of the Fab Lab at Brady Middle School in Pepper Pike, OH and the development of programs and services which meet the needs of students, faculty, staff, and the community.
Requires a technical degree (ME, CS, IT) and/or similar job experience. Bachelor’s degree in engineering or other STEM-related field with significant technical experience and three years of recent professional experience providing support services in a directly related unit or discipline preferred.
The characteristics listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities preferred to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Interested applicants should apply at the link below by July 14, 2017. Anticipated start date for this position is August 1, 2017.
Questions may be directed to Tobyratcliffe@tiesteach.org