In 2011, WISE Kid-Netic Energy won the Actua & GE Canada Award for Leadership and Innovation. This award was created in 1998 as a way to recognize member organizations that have best exemplified the Actua spirit of innovation over the past year.

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Join Our Team! We are now accepting applications for 2017 Spring/Summer Workshop/ Camp Instructors!

WISE Kid-Netic Energy is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Outreach Program that has existed since 1990.  Throughout the school year we travel to schools in/near the City of Winnipeg delivering hands-on workshops based on K-12 Manitoba Science curriculum. During the summer, we offer day camps in communities throughout the province. We employ undergraduate students to deliver our workshops, as well as, to deliver our day camps. 

Our workshop instructors have been hired for the university school year, but we are now looking for workshop/camp instructors for the spring and summer. Two terms are available May-June or May-August. In each case you will be trained to deliver all of our K-12 workshops, as well as our camps designed for Grade 4-6 students. You can expect to travel to northern and rural Manitoba.

In order to be eligible you need a valid driver's license, your own vehicle (we provide rentals for long distances), and a background in science or engineering. You need to be available full-time (no other employment or university courses) due to travel. In addition, we require that you be available Reading Week for training. 

We will provide you with an amazing experience that will allow you to polish your presentation skills, increase your independence, see places you've never seen before, and give you the opportunity to encourage all youth to get excited about STEM!

We offer a competitive wage of $14/hr, and pride ourselves on hiring students who reflect the diversity of the students we see throughout Manitoba. Please see our application form for more details on how to apply.

Application Deadline: January 30, 2017.