If you've secretly dreamed of being a Mad Scientist, here's your chance.
We are always looking for part time instructors!
Current Teachers' College Students:
Please note: Mad Science of London thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those applicants that meet our prerequisites will be contacted for an interview.
Mad Science presenters deliver fun, energetic and dynamic programs and birthday parties. These positions requires a high-energy personality, access to a reliable car and the availability to work 3 weekdays (including Fridays) and weekends. Experience working with groups of kids, in a paid or volunteer capacity, is an absolute must! Have fun, educate and make a difference!
Mad Science is the world’s leading fun science provider. We are an educational entertainment company focused on providing science enrichment for school age (Grades 1-6) children. We are the local franchise of a Canadian company based in Montreal with 173 locations in 23 countries around the world.
About the Position:
Instructor: School programs are conducted during the week, either between the hours of 10 am and 1:50 pm, 2 pm and 5 pm, or 6pm and 7:30 pm. Birthday parties and Special Event Shows are conducted mainly on weekends. The Mad Science Instructor position is very part-time, about 4 - 12 hours per week. This is the perfect part-time job for anyone who needs a position with flexibility. As a Mad Science Instructor you will be responsible for facilitating a one-hour science programs in a fun and exciting yet educational manner using our curriculum. Each class is a very high-energy, part entertainment, part education and hands-on experience for the children.
We cover exciting science topics that are spectacular and have a lot of hands-on potential such as:
All of our programs are located at various locations in Elgin, Huron, Lambton, Oxford and Middlesex Counties.
About What Mad Science Can Offer You:
As a Mad Scientist you will be part of a professional team that gets kids EXCITED about science. If you are considering a career in education, Mad Science will provide you with a great deal of relevant experience and we are more than happy to provide glowing letters of reference for our best Instructors.
And if that wasn’t enough, we will pay you to have fun while sparking imaginative learning in our gaggle of Junior Mad Scientists that may well be the researchers, surgeons, astronauts and Nobel-prize winners of the future!
The Instructor position with Mad Science of London is a very part time job. Compensation will vary between ~ minimum wage and $20 per hour, depending upon the type or program conducted. Reimbursement for mileage is available.
Mad Science Programs are held at various locations in the Elgin, Huron, Lambton, Oxford and Middlesex County areas. You must be willing to travel to various school, show and party locations. Mileage reimbursement is available.
To become a Mad Science Instructor you must complete our orientation and training program. You will be required to attend an orientation session (to be scheduled at an agreeable time) as well as participate in our training program, usually held on a weekend. You will also be required to observe a one-hour birthday party and school program (time/location TBA). This mandatory training will give you the basics that you will need to translate your experience and skills into becoming a "Mad Scientist".
Our Instructors will receive full training. A science background is not required. However, to be invited to an interview you must meet the following minimum requirements:
Does this sound like the perfect part-time job for you? If so, click on the link below to complete and submit our on-line application form. The more fields you are able to complete fully, the more we will learn about you!
In addition to the questions on the form, we would like you to provide responses to the following questions. You can use the space provided in the last box of the form to do so.
Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Mad Science of London. We will be in touch with you should we wish to invite you to an interview.