Education manager

MakerLabs is seeking a full time Education Manager (EM) to join our team. This role manages all of the education and outreach that MakerLabs conducts.  We are looking for someone to bring their own experience to manage the team while growing and strengthening the overall vision of MakerLabs.

Responsibilities include facilitating every course that MakerLabs offers, creating new classes, and coordinating member-run classes. The EM will create and organize class curriculums and make this content available to all of our members.  This person also handles running the social media accounts, updating the website, and sending the weekly newsletter.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversees all MakerLabs classes

  • Schedules, coordinates, and supports instructors

  • Provides training and professional development for instructors

  • Promotes and markets classes and MakerLabs

  • Facilitates the creation of content to supplement classes

  • Facilitates the Tools for Women Residency program

  • Develops new classes and the documentation for those classes

  • Welcomes, educates, and encourages members at MakerLabs

  • Creates, implements and maintains systems for feedback on curriculum, instructors and facilities

  • Maintains social media accounts and the weekly newsletter

  • Creates and manages educational content on the website

  • Responds to public inquiries

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2+ years post-secondary education

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Customer service experience

  • Must be self-motivated and takes initiative

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks

  • Must have proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

  • Strong sense of situational awareness

  • Possess a constant desire to learn, improve, and optimize everything

Employment Benefits

    • 24 hour membership

    • Tool and lab orientations

Please email resumes to:

Closing date:

* We would like to thank all candidates. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.