Your mandate is to introduce students in Secondary 3 to 5 to the technological and social notions of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Through weekly activities, the coordinator must address ethical issues related to AI and guide students in learning simplified programming tools that can emulate machine learning processes, in developing dynamic behaviors and in the training of algorithms using artificial neural networks. At the end of the project, students must have acquired technical skills and general knowledge of AI and entrepreneurship. The workshops are mainly during class hours and extracurricular time, in close collaboration with the teachers.

 TERMS

  • Part-Time : maximum of 8 hours per week, per project
  • Possibility for more than one contract
  • 14,50$ per hour
  • From September to June of the following year
  • Montreal and South Shore
  • Flexible schedule
  • Possibility of contract renewal

 APPLICATION

Send your resume to sslim@fusionjeunesse.org. We will only contact applicants who meet our needs and criteria.

 SPECIFIC RESPONSABILITIES

  • Transmit the vocabulary related to artificial intelligence
  • Support teams through their use of simplified programming tools
  • Accompany students through all stages of creating a business plan
  • Manage activities related to ethical issues related to AI, the mechanisms of AI functioning and the potential applications of AI in the industry and in the society.

GENERAL RESPONSABILITIES

  • Having the students benefit from your expertise by putting forward projects that are integrative, stimulating and wide-ranging;
  • Working closely with the school’s teachers and administrators, and Youth Fusion officials, in order to maximize the project’s impact and awareness within the school;
  • Maintaining a professional relationship with the school (diligent attendance, communications, adherence to the culture and rules of the school environment, etc.);
  • Taking initiative, being creative and a self-starter, in order to effectively contribute to the project’s execution and success;
  • Attending team and progress meetings;
  • Supervising the students and looking after their safety;
  • When needed, representing Youth Fusion, the sponsoring university or the project itself before our partners;
  • Drafting the appropriate reports (midway progress and final reports) as scheduled.

REQUIREMENTS

 Academic

  • University program in progress or completed, related to engineering, science and technology, or any other related field.

Experience

  • Work experience and skills with high school youth
  • Good knowledge of AI concepts and applications
  • Experience with at least one programming language (JavaScript, C ++, Python, etc.)

Will be considered as assets:

  • Entrepreneurship knowledge (business plan, marketing, market research, financial plan)
  • Experience with students that have learning or behavioral difficulties
  • Any other concrete experience with youth (day or holiday camp, homework help, etc.)
  • Must have a strong desire to be a role model for the school’s students, and act as an agent of social change;

 Language(s)

  • Spoken and written English
  • Spoken and written French

Software

  • Any software that allows for the creation of a program or AI system that is accessible for young students with no prior programming knowledge.
  • Office Suite

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND

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