Design Track Advisor

Sora Schools - Remote - Part time

Sora is launching Tracks for students who are looking for deep exploration in a wide range of career fields. Tracks are led by industry Experts and Advisors. In Tracks, students work on guided industry-focused projects, receive career mentorship, and explore their fields of interests.

You will work directly with the Sora team to guide groups of and individual students on their industry/career journey in our Design Track.

This is a part-time position, roughly 5-15 hours per month

You can expect to work one hour per week with a group of students and 0.5-2 hours per week one-on-one with students

Most work and meetings will take place some time between 3:30-4:30 ET Tuesday and Thursday.

DESIGN EXPERIENCE

By no means do we expect you to have deep expertise in each of the following fields.  We're seeking a candidate with a handful of years of work experience in one or more of the areas below, with a level of comfort advising high schoolers on their projects across the rest.

Visual/Graphic Design

Industrial Design

Interior Design

UI/UX Design

Other--Sketching, Illustrating, etc.

THE ROLE

Facilitate a career/industry track by supporting student project development using guiding questions, facilitated discussions, and sharing of industry expertise

1:1 meetings/exchange with students on specific industry project and/or questions

Work with student to identify the right resources for their learning needs and building accountability plans around it

Working with the Sora team to better incorporate industry principles/skills into their learning expeditions + providing individual and group support for such work

WHO YOU ARE

Strong experience and knowledge of your industry

A desire to learn and help others learn in a world class way

Superior communication and management skills

Ability to work as a guide for high school students

Familiarity with intrinsic motivation and how to create it

Awareness of project-based learning

BONUS POINTS

Experience working with youth

Passion for independent learning

Passion for mentoring

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Role

Teaching

Experience Level

Mid Level

Sora Schools

We help students make better, more informed choices about next steps–college, a job, research, grad-school, or anything else. Students' interests come first. We use them to create projects to learn real skills. We increase understanding of the subjects & build portfolios of projects and work.
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