WANTED: EDUtainers

Looking for a career where you can have fun AND make a difference? Then OH WOW! is for you!

Do you want to be part of a team that plays for a living? OH WOW! is hiring playful, energetic people for our EDUtainment Team. As an EDUtainer you will interact with  guests on our hands-on exhibit floor, deliver programs in our InspireWorks Makerspace and help out on WOW!tastic outreaches. There is never a dull moment around here.

Do you have what it takes? Apply today! Please send a resume and cover letter to manager@ohwowkids.org.

Sr. Edutainer-Events & Programs

Jr. Edutainer- Afterschool


Call for Exhibitors for Silly Science Sunday

Interested in becoming an exhibitor at the

8th Annual Silly Science Sunday?

Application deadline is August 1st

Become one of the 40+ exhibitors to join OH WOW! in Downtown Youngstown with interactive STEM activities and demonstrations! We are currently accepting applications for exhibitors in order to finalize the festival layout. 

Register Online or print out your application and submit via email or fax.

Help make the event a WOWtastic Success! Share the Event on your Social Media.

 


Want to be the next WOW! Pal?

OH WOW! is hiring a volunteer coordinator for its volunteer program. We are looking for an organized and energetic multi- tasker who loves working with people and young children. The job requires availability several days a week and is a part time position averaging 12-25 hours per week (Saturday and Sunday availability a necessity).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop, promote and maintain a wide range of volunteer opportunities
  • Recruit volunteers
  •  Create an atmosphere of volunteer appreciation and support
  •  Coordinate volunteer needs with the OH WOW! staff
  • Conduct and arrange volunteer training
  • Schedule all volunteer activities
  • Organize volunteer recognition programs
  • Evaluate volunteer programs

 At OH WOW!, we want only the best of the best! If you meet the above requirements and are a self-motivated individual with a proven record of excellence in your past endeavors, apply today! Send a resume and cover letter, including at least three professional references to manager@ohwowkids.org.

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Summer Party Special

There is still time to take advantage of our Summer Part-On Party Pricing.  


VISTA: Program Coordinator: SMI Camps

VISTA

Want your work to have a life-long impact in Ohio? Help us by coordinating and promoting 18 summer manufacturing camps, creating a best practices curriculum and hosting a partner summit among participants.

The VISTA member will need to be able to work independently as well as collaboratively to survey participating collaborators, to identify specific needs of each SMI camp; to expand and improve our fundraising plans; to improve promotion of SMI Camps; to implement awareness campaigns and marketing strategies for SMI, which may include the development of a web page for all SMI Camps; and to coordinate with partnering organizations and gather information toward the creation of a best practices curriculum for the camp participants.

Applying to Serve Using My AmeriCorps The My AmeriCorps portal is a one-stop-shop for AmeriCorps and VISTA applicants, members, and alumni. It can be found by searching for “My AmeriCorps” using your favorite search engine or by typing “my.americorps.gov” into the address bar of your favorite web browser. You will use the portal to search for and apply to programs in which you would like to serve. If you become a member, you will also use the portal to track important information related to your service year, find training events, and access important contacts and resources. When you are ready to apply, there are three things you will need to do within the portal (although you don’t have to do them all at once):

  • Create a profile
  • Create an application
  • Apply to programs

SEARCH FOR: Program Coordinator: SMI Camps


Discounted Admission in Honor of Our 7th Birthday!

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Registration Now Open for SMI 2018

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OH WOW! is hiring an Associate Director!

Please click on this link (AD Job Des) for the job description.

This position is available immediately. Candidates are invited to submit a letter of intent with a resume to associatedirector933@gmail.com by March 9, 2018.

 


WOWtastic Event Sponsors Needed!

On behalf of our board, volunteers, staff & the more than 351,000 explorers who’ve been “EDUtained” by OH WOW!, we invite you to partner with us on our upcoming events.  With your help, our non-profit will remain an accessible & exciting hub for STEM EDUtainment for children ages 0-14.

Since our opening in 2011 OH WOW! has become an anchor & economic development engine in our 5 county service area.  In fact, The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology is responsible for a $3 million economic impact in downtown Youngstown alone.

Click here for the OH WOW! Sponsorship Options & simply complete the packet & return it with your donation.

We are always willing to “experiment” with our partnerships so please let us know if you have any questions or ideas on how to make it work for you.

Contact Lisa at associatedirector@ohwowkids.org or 330-744-5914 for more information.

 

 


Thank you to our 7 Days of STEM Sponsors!

OH WOW! is proud to have so many community partners who celebrate STEM with us during an entire week devoted to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in the five county area. Only 10 more days until we kick everything off with our annual Silly Science Sunday!

Our deepest appreciation to: