Architecture Specialist

  • Harlem Children’s Zone
  • Harlem, New York, NY, USA
  • Dec 08, 2022
Full time Education

Job Description

HCZ requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.  Accordingly, successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit proof of vaccination prior to commencement of employment.

We are seeking an Architecture Specialist to provide a structured and engaging introduction to the active use of architecture to our high school students. The ideal candidate will be able to expose students to constructing building methods through a designed curriculum and through a series of projects designed by the specialist. The Architecture Specialist must be able to motivate and maintain the interest of students while setting a positive example. Additionally, The Architecture Specialist must take a sincere, active, and appropriate interest in the well-being and success of all students.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Experience working directly with 15- 20 High school students exploring the fundamentals of building structures.
  • Design a curriculum based on the formation of construction of buildings and architectural design methods.
  • Prepare Architectural educational based trips, special events, and invite guest speakers to speak about Architecture.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, In Design, and Photoshop.
  • Ability to teach the students to evaluate and integrate engineering systems in architecture.

Qualifications Skills, and Knowledge Requirements

  • A commitment to the mission and programs of Harlem Children Zone
  • Experience in working in Architecture.
  • Create lesson plans that are centered around student learning
  • The ability to teach students effectively.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to engage students in an educational setting.
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including some evening

The compensation range for this position is $25-$30 per hour. To be considered, interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to  No telephone inquiries or recruiters, please. Replies will only be sent to qualified applicants. Harlem Children’s Zone is an Equal Opportunity Employer.