Employment Opportunities

Below you’ll find our current employment opportunities.

Hours: part-time, approximately 2 per week
Contract: August 2021-May 2022
Location: Kaleidoscope L’Anse
Course Description: Get moving in Up and Active class! Come try new skills and sample what our community has to offer. Activities may include
ice skating, swimming, bowling, hiking, as well as traditional PE
sports and games. Most classes take place at alternate
locations near our facility or outside. Ages 5+. Meets Tuesdays 2:00-3:00.

​Kaleidoscope: Keweenaw Alternative Education Organization is a non-profit organization based in Houghton, MI that coordinates opportunities for community families to further their educational pursuits. This posting is for our L’Anse location.

​Job Duties
Kaleidoscope instructors will be responsible for the following:

Instruction
Instructors will be responsible for offering in-person instruction to their students, using the educational methods of their choosing. Virtual instruction may be substituted for in-person instruction when necessary, such as snow days or other emergency closures (including but not limited to COVID closures).

Prep Time
Instructors will be responsible for planning content and curriculum for 28 weeks of class for the year, including planning lessons for each class using either Kaleidoscope’s lesson plan template or a format of their own choice.

Qualifications
Instructors should have a background in fitness/physical education, and should have some experience working with children.

Salary
Pay begins at a base range of $18-24 per hour and is commensurate with education and experience.

Benefits include some paid prep time and sick pay.

To Apply
Mail or email your letter of interest and resume:
Kaleidoscope
P.O. Box 64
Houghton, MI 49931
hiring@kaleidoscope-education.org

Hours: part-time, approximately 3-4 per week
Contract: August 2021-May 2022
Location: Kaleidoscope L’Anse
Course Descriptions:

Beginner Cooking: Young students will learn kitchen safety and basic cooking
skills. Healthy eating will be made simple and fun as students
gain self-sufficiency and learn recipes from around the world. Ages 5-9. Meets Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00 AM.

Intermediate Cooking: Students will refine their cooking skills, learning new
techniques and gaining proficiency in the kitchen. They will
explore culinary additions from other cultures. Ages 10+. Meets Tuesdays 11:15-12:45.

​Kaleidoscope: Keweenaw Alternative Education Organization is a non-profit organization based in Houghton, MI that coordinates opportunities for community families to further their educational pursuits. This posting is for our L’Anse location. Visit our website to learn more:  .

​Job Duties
Kaleidoscope instructors will be responsible for the following:

Instruction
Instructors will be responsible for offering in-person instruction to their students, using the educational methods of their choosing. Virtual instruction may be substituted for in-person instruction when necessary, such as snow days or other emergency closures (including but not limited to COVID closures).

Prep Time
Instructors will be responsible for planning content and curriculum for 28 weeks of class for the year, including planning lessons for each class using either Kaleidoscope’s lesson plan template or a format of their own choice.

Qualifications
Instructors should have a background in cooking, and should have some experience working with children.

Salary
Pay begins at a base range of $18-24 per hour and is commensurate with education and experience.

Benefits include some paid prep time and sick pay.

To Apply
Mail or email your letter of interest and resume:
Kaleidoscope
P.O. Box 64
Houghton, MI 49931
hiring@kaleidoscope-education.org

Hours: part-time, approximately 2 per week
Contract: August 2021-May 2022
Location: Kaleidoscope L’Anse
Course Description: This class covers the basics of computing, such as proper keyboarding skills and how to use common software. Students will also do units on Lego Robotics, where they use beginning coding to program their robots. Ages 9-14, Tuesdays 3:45-5:00. (Instructor may choose topics according to his or her area of expertise and areas of student interest.)

​Kaleidoscope: Keweenaw Alternative Education Organization is a non-profit organization based in Houghton, MI that coordinates opportunities for community families to further their educational pursuits. This posting is for our L’Anse location. Visit our website to learn more:  .

​Job Duties
Kaleidoscope instructors will be responsible for the following:

Instruction
Instructors will be responsible for offering in-person instruction to their students, using the educational methods of their choosing. Virtual instruction may be substituted for in-person instruction when necessary, such as snow days or other emergency closures (including but not limited to COVID closures).

Prep Time
Instructors will be responsible for planning content and curriculum for 28 weeks of class for the year, including planning lessons for each class using either Kaleidoscope’s lesson plan template or a format of their own choice.

Qualifications
Instructors should have a background in computers and/or robotics, and should have some experience working with children.

Salary
Pay begins at a base range of $18-24 per hour and is commensurate with education and experience.

Benefits include some paid prep time and sick pay.

To Apply
Mail or email your letter of interest and resume:
Kaleidoscope
P.O. Box 64
Houghton, MI 49931
hiring@kaleidoscope-education.org